LinkSquares Ranked 90th Fastest-Growing Company in North America on the 2021 Deloitte Technology Fast 500™

Contract lifecycle management leader attributes 1,800% revenue growth to its AI strength, evolution of legal’s strategic business role

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LinkSquares, provider of the fastest and most comprehensive AI-powered contract lifecycle management and analysis platform, today announced it ranked No. 90 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, fintech, and energy tech companies in North America, now in its 27th year. To date, LinkSquares has processed more than four million documents and extracted more than 100 million unique data points. The company grew more than 1,800% during the last three years, placing fifth among New England winners.

The legal industry seeks new approaches to keep company contracts and precious data accessible, secure, and actionable in the face of crisis. Deloitte’s recognition of LinkSquares follows a banner year for the company, raising a $40-million Series B financing round and achieving rank No. 253 on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies, placing the company ninth among companies in Massachusetts. Vishal Sunak, CEO and co-founder of LinkSquares was also named an Entrepreneur of the Year® 2021 New England Award winner.

“Each year the Technology Fast 500 shines a light on leading innovators in technology and this year is no exception,” said Paul Silverglate, vice chair, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology sector leader. “In the face of innumerable challenges resulting from the pandemic, the best and brightest were able to pivot, reinvent and transform and grow. We celebrate the winning organizations and especially the talented employees driving their success.”

LinkSquares CEO credits the company’s rise to the modern legal department’s pursuit of an all-encompassing approach to managing contracts and data of strategic consequence to the business. “Artificial intelligence and machine learning can help accelerate and automate the manual business processes of the past, but off-the-shelf AI isn’t cutting it for legal teams and their specialized needs,” Sunak said. “We’ve grown the team with the best and brightest talent, and their unwavering dedication to solving the biggest pains for general counsels and our homegrown AI is an unstoppable combination that has fueled our stellar growth to date.”

“The pandemic has underscored the urgent need for tech solutions in a variety of areas across health care, fintech, energy tech, entertainment, to name a few, so reliance on innovators like the winners of the Technology Fast 500 is more important than ever,” said Christie Simons, partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP and industry leader for technology, media, and telecommunications within Deloitte’s audit & assurance practice. “These companies are not only at the cutting edge, transforming the way we do business, but most importantly, recognize the strategic importance of ongoing innovation, especially in the ever-changing world of technology.”

Overall, 2021 Technology Fast 500™ companies achieved revenue growth ranging from 212% to 87,037% from 2017 to 2020, with median growth of 521%. For more information about LinkSquares’ AI-powered contract lifecycle management platform, contact sales@linksquares.com.

About LinkSquares

LinkSquares provides a contracting platform to give legal teams the tools they need to move their business forward faster. Customers have everything they need to write better contracts, analyze what’s in existing contracts, and collaborate better with their team at every step of the way. LinkSquares differs from other tools on the market with its powerful AI insights, speed to providing tangible results, and ability to centralize everything. For more information, visit https://linksquares.com/.

About Deloitte

Deloitte refers to one or more of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited, a UK private company limited by guarantee (“DTTL”), its network of member firms, and their related entities. DTTL and each of its member firms are legally separate and independent entities. DTTL (also referred to as “Deloitte Global”) does not provide services to clients. In the United States, Deloitte refers to one or more of the US member firms of DTTL, their related entities that operate using the “Deloitte” name in the United States and their respective affiliates. Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting. Please see www.deloitte.com/about to learn more about our global network of member firms.

Contacts

Media:

Justine Boucher

Metis Communications

linksquares@metiscomm.com