India, Jan. 19 -- HRtech startup Darwinbox has raised $15 Mn funding led by Salesforce Ventures, the investment arm of global SaaS giant Salesforce, to expand its global footprint and accelerate entry into Southeast Asia and the Middle East, the company announced on its website.

With the capital raised, Hyderabad-headquartered Darwinbox would be hiring for several leadership positions in India and globally and onboard partners to reach and serve more enterprise customers. Darwinbox said it would be hiring 200 people across geographies, and utilising the funds for AI and ML development and data analytics for enterprises.

Darwinbox was founded in 2015 by Jayant Paleti, Rohit Chennamaneni, and Chaitanya Peddi. It raised $4 Mn in Series A r...