Lanteria Microsoft Gold Partner

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Andrew Swiler CEO

Andrew Swiler CEO

Both FirstPrinciples and Lanteria are fully remote companies with teams across the globe.

In today’s complex hiring environment, strong recruiting initiatives are critical to long-term business success. We hear all the time how difficult it is to hire and retain employees.

—Andrew Swiler

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON, USA, June 6, 2022 / — FirstPrinciples today announced the acquisition of Lanteria, provider of the world’s most flexible human resources (HR) system for Microsoft users. FirstPrinciples is a private equity firm focused on business-to-business (B2B) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) growth. With the acquisition of Microsoft’s leading HR platform for users, FirstPrinciples now provides unique operational support to its portfolio of companies.

Founded in 2006, Lanteria is a market leader serving 200,000 global users in 40 countries, including some of the world’s most recognizable brands. The company is based in Seattle, Washington and offers the most flexible human resource management platform available on the market today. Lanteria HR integrates with all editions of SharePoint 2013, 2016, 2019 and Office 365, and continues to develop a close relationship with Microsoft technologies, achieving Microsoft Gold status in 2018 and being recognized as a Microsoft Preferred Partner in 2019.

“In today’s complex hiring environment, strong recruiting initiatives are critical to long-term business success,” said Andrew Swiler, Partner, FirstPrinciples. “FirstPrinciples serves a wide range of customers around the world, and we often hear how difficult it is to onboard new employees. Lanteria is the best business tool available to strengthen a company’s recruitment and onboarding processes – helping you attract and retain top talent.“

Backed by a team of 110 people working in India, Ukraine and the US, FirstPrinciples brings extensive experience in growing B2B SaaS businesses across Martech, Fintech and HR, including

FirstPrinciples’ unique marketing and sales manuals help portfolio companies generate new revenue streams. The FirstPrinciples Product Engineering team helps teams build enterprise-grade applications.

Andrew Swiler will take office as Lanteria’s new CEO. He has 10 years of hands-on work experience as an entrepreneur and senior technology executive. The acquisition is backed by investors that include Tinyseed and Smash.VC. FirstPrinciples has been shortlisted for Best SEO Agency of the Year by the prestigious Global Agency Awards.

About First Principles
FirstPrinciples is a venture capital holding company that starts, acquires and advises B2B SaaS companies. Leverage FirstPrinciples’ network, capital and operator expertise to scale your B2B SaaS business stress-free.

About Lanteria
Lanteria is a leading developer of human resource management, talent acquisition, performance management and learning management software based on a Microsoft SharePoint platform. We provide high-quality software solutions that improve the efficiency of our clients’ businesses through streamlined and integrated human resource management processes.

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