AnyVision, a NYC-based computer vision company specializing in face, body, and object-recognition software, closed a $74m Series A financing round.
Backers included new investors M12, Microsoft’s venture fund, DFJ Growth and OG Technology Partners, which joined LightSpeed Venture Partners, Robert Bosch GmbH, Qualcomm Ventures, and Eldridge Industries.
The new funding will be used to continue growing the company’s existing geographies and industry verticals.
Founded in 2015 and led by Eylon Etshtein, CEO and Co-Founder, AnyVision specializes in face, body, and object-recognition software to make all cameras smart. The company currently develops technology for security and surveillance, mobile authentication, access control, and real-world analytics. These core solutions – agnostic to all cameras, computing frameworks, and use-cases – are being utilized today across various industries including banks, stadiums, casinos and retail to improve safety, realize cost savings, and increase customer satisfaction.
Today, the company has more than 240 employees globally, with offices in Tel Aviv, New York, Mexico, London, and Singapore, and a dedicated team of over 30 PhDs in Belfast focused solely on computer vision research.