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Sandy Kemper gives advice to future entrepreneurs at IXKC

Jul 02, 2018

Sandy Kemper, C2FO founder and CEO, looks back at his experience from past start-ups and gives advice to entrepreneurs about trust, adversity and the key to starting a successful business. Here, we share some of his remarks from Startland’s Innovation Exchange event that took place on June...

C2FO partnership with White Oak diversifies funding options to U.S. businesses

Apr 12, 2018

"C2FO is a network where any business can access the lowest cost and most convenient source of working capital in one place,” says C2FO Founder and CEO Sandy Kemper. “Our unique model is now more disruptive with the addition of White Oak, our first institutional funding...

C2FO’s $100M round makes Kansas City proud

Apr 05, 2018

Sanjay Gupta, President & COO, Sandy Kemper, founder & CEO, and Kerri Thurston, CFO "C2FO is proud to be from Kansas City, where so many local companies helped give us our start," said Sanjay Gupta, President & Chief Operating Officer, C2FO. The amount raised by C2FO from...

C2FO Working Capital Outlook Survey reveals SME challenges and opportunities

Mar 13, 2018

C2FO surveyed more than 2,600 international small and midsize enterprises (SMEs) for their third annual Working Capital Outlook survey. While there were signs of overall economic recovery, SMEs still face uncertainty regarding accessing affordable funding, lack of confidence in customer...

C2FO raises $100MM from Allianz X and Mubadala

Mar 06, 2018

C2FO recently raised $100MM in funding from Munich-based Allianz X and Abu Dhabi-based Mubadala Investment Company, along with existing investors. The investment will mainly support strategic initiatives such as international growth, additional working capital solutions, and growing the C2FO...

C2FO leaders break down how we are innovating in the fintech space with BusinessMakers USA

Dec 07, 2017

Sandy Kemper, CEO, Sanjay Gupta, President, and Kevin Daniels, Chief Product Officer sat down with BusinessMakers USA to discuss how C2FO is opening the floodgates of liquidity and innovating supplier-buyer relationships. In the C2FO unique marketplace, suppliers and buyers collaborate to...

Regnier Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation honors Sandy and Christine Kemper as Regional Entrepreneurs of the Year

Nov 03, 2017

The Regnier Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the University of Missouri Kansas City, has recognized Sandy and Christine Kemper as Entrepreneurs of the Year. The Kempers are behind multiple entrepreneurial efforts based in Kansas City. In 2008, Sandy founded C2FO, the...

YEP KC — setting young entrepreneurs up for success in Kansas City

Oct 30, 2017

“It’s the future of our city,” said Sandy Kemper, CEO of C2FO and co-founder of YEP KC, about young talent. Sandy and Christine Kemper, along with C2FO employees Aditya Devurkar, Jeremy Colwell, Jordan Van Winkle and Kyle Hattock, founded non-profit YEP KC in 2016. YEP KC is a...

Tech Data expands C2FO program to Europe after US market success

Aug 24, 2017

Tech Data, a global wholesale distributor of technology products and services based in Clearwater, Fla., has relied on C2FO since 2014 to provide their vendors with early access to working capital in the US. The company was highlighted in an article in Supply Chain Brain acknowledged Tech...

Colin Sharp of C2FO provides insights to The Raconteur on how Brexit will impact procurement

Aug 01, 2017

As Brexit brings on a wave of uncertainty and disruption for UK businesses, procurement departments are on the front line. In “How Brexit will impact UK procurement”, The Raconteur discusses the consequences, as well as steps businesses can take to minimize damage to their supply chains....

Kansas City Tech Innovators Give Career Advice

Jun 15, 2017

Entrepreneurship may start out as a dream, but entrepreneurs must develop certain skills and traits to succeed, according to a panel of innovative Kansas City entrepreneurs who gave some career advice recently. C2FO Chief Operating Officer Sanjay Gupta, Featuring Athlete Network Co-Founder...

Real-time ACH boosted by dynamic discounting

May 18, 2017

Sean Van Gundy, Managing Director, Working Capital Advisory for C2FO, shares his perspective on the biggest opportunity in payments with Payments Journal, "Faster Than Real-Time ACH: The Trillion-Dollar Opportunity in Accelerated Payments." A growing number of businesses are benefitting...

Retail execs seek supply chain technology’s competitive advantage

May 18, 2017

As they navigate change in a constantly evolving industry, most retail procurement executives say they understand the advantages offered by supply chain technology. C2FO's inaugural retail pulse survey provided to Supply Chain Dive reported that 97%  of retail executives surveyed said...

C2FO highlighted in TechCrunch interview with Ajay Royan

Mar 27, 2017

TechCruch recently interviewed Ajay Royan of Mithril Capital Management. The venture capital company, which closed its first fund with roughly $540 million, has now invested in 22 companies, including the data analytics company Palantir, cofounded by Thiel; and C2FO, a nine-year-old, Kansas...

Supply Chains Need to Grow. Will They Find the Cash?

Mar 06, 2017

Interview with Sean Van Gundy, Working Capital Advisor for C2FO, covers repatriation, supply chain finance, rising interest rates and liquidity for SMEs