Expertia AI Raises $1.2M in Seed Funding

Expertia AI, a Bengaluru, India-based deeptech virtual recruitment platform, raised $1.2m in seed funding.

The round was led by Chiratae Ventures and Endiya Partners with participation from Entrepreneur First and angel investor Archana Priyadarshini.

The company intends to use the funds for assembling a team of AI Researchers and Software Engineers and creating brand, product awareness in the Indian market.

Founded in 2021 by Akshay Gugnani, Research Scholar from IBM and MIT and serial entrepreneur Kanishk Shukla, Expertia AI offers a hiring solution to SMEs to automatically source and identify Top 10 candidates from a pool of applicants invited from 25 plus job boards. Businesses are encouraged to connect their company website with their Expertia Career Page to collect all applicants to a smart centralized talent pool, helping them find relevant profiles across all open positions instantaneously.

The company today has over 500 companies, 1000 recruiters and over 100k professionals actively using the platform to automate sourcing of qualified candidates and relevant jobs.