Big Sur AI Raises $6.9M in Seed Funding


Big Sur AI, a Mountain View, CA-based provider of an AI platform for e-commerce, raised a $6.9M in seed funding.

The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners with participation from Capital F and angel investors.

The company intends to use the funds to expand operations and development efforts.

Founded in 2023 by Vinod Ramachandran and Arnaud Weber, Big Sur AI is an AI-powered SaaS platform for e-commerce merchants to drive sales and profitability. Its flagship AI Sales Agent product increases online conversion rates and order sizes for merchants by offering an assisted shopping experience to their consumers.

Big Sur AI’s early adopters and design partners include notable brands across a range of verticals including Rad Power Bikes and Wyze. The AI Sales Agent is now available to all merchants on the Shopify platform.