WhizAI, a Somerset, NJ cognitive insights platform for the life sciences, raised $4m in seed funding.
The round, which brought total raised to over $6.5m, was led by Healthy Ventures, with participation from Bling Capital, Firebolt Ventures and existing investors. As part of the financing, Anya Schiess will join WhizAI’s Board of Directors.
The company will use the funding to grow its presence by expanding its team across the globe and investing in sales and marketing.
Led by Rohit Vashisht, co-founder and CEO, WhizAI provides a purpose-built cognitive insights platform for life sciences, empowering users to get answers to their business questions by asking via voice, text on web and mobile. Users can simply ask questions in their own language. This is achieved with AI that is pre-trained on life sciences vernacular and data. The product combines AI for natural language processing, data modeling, data visualization and anomaly detection into a single platform for cognitive insights.