Beyond Verbal, a Tel Aviv, Israel – based provider of voice-driven emotions analytics, raised $3m in Series A funding.
The round was led by KuangChi Science Limited (Stock Code: 00439.HK) with participation from Winnovation and Singulariteam.
The company intends to use the funds for continued R&D in the health and wellness space, as well as the commercialization of its technology in the emotions space.
Founded in 2012 and led by Yuval Mor, CEO, Beyond Verbal has developed analytics technology that enables the understanding of emotions, well-being, and health conditions through the human voice.
The technology – based on more than two decades of research by Chief Science Officer, Dr. Levanon – has numerous applications – including improving call center effectiveness, quantifying emotions for market research purpose, tracking health conditions over time, etc.
Currently, the company has ongoing studies and collaborations with the Mayo Clinic, the University of Chicago, Scripps, Hadassah Medical Center.