XOKind, Inc., a San Diego, CA-based maker of AI agents for people to plan and make decisions easily, emerged from stealth mode , raised 1.67M in seed funding.
The round was led by Section 32, with participation from angel investors Adam D’Angelo, Amir Khosrowshahi, Andreas Quandt, Bob Gunderson, Ishan Mukherjee, Naveen Rao and The Operator Network (Avid Larizadeh Duggan, Chuck Dietrich, Frederic Kerrest and Jacques Kerrest).
Co-founded by Yinyin Liu (CTO), Scott Leishman (VP Engineering), Sarah Harris (Head of Product) and Arjun Bansal (CEO), XOKind makes AI agents for people to plan and make decisions easily.
The company will launch its first product in the travel and leisure space in 2020. The AI agents will learn users’ travel preferences via their calendars, emails, and photos, as well as their social media and in-app interactions. They intend to make user experience and privacy core to its value proposition.