Facial Recognition Unicorns

4 Facial Recognition Companies that went to Become Unicorns

If you're building a face recognition startup, you must check these 4 companies that have joined the unicorn club.

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Facial Recognition has been one of the most talked-about technologies for the last decade.

It has been the darling technology behind many entrepreneurs who wanted to build large tech startups and achieve unicorn status.

And it is not surprising, given that it can be used to build so many ventures.

At the moment, 4 Facial Recognition startups have achieved unicorn status.

4 Facial Recognition Companies that Became Unicorns

CloudWalk Technology

CloudWalk Technology

CloudWalk Technology is a cutting-edge IP company utilizing AI and other technologies to provide the most timely and accurate facial recognition solution.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.32

    B (

    October 2018

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Beijing

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Zhou Xi

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Facial Recognition, Information Technology, Machine Learning

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    CN¥5,560,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    6

  • Number of investors:

    19

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Intellifusion

Intellifusion

Intellifusion is a company that has developed a vision processor for people to train AI systems for public safety, supercomputing, and other purposes

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    March 2019

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Shenzhen

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Ning Chen, Xiaoyu Wang

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Facial Recognition, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    CN¥1,208,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    16

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MEGVII

MEGVII

Megvii is a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, which builds AI engine, the core fundamental technology for your business.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $4.00

    B (

    October 2017

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Beijing

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Qi Yin, Wenbin Tang, Yang Mu

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Facial Recognition, Image Recognition, Machine Learning, Mobile, Robotics, Software

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $1,357,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    17

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SenseTime

SenseTime

SenseTime is an artificial intelligence company that specializes in computer vision technology, and it has achieved major breakthroughs in AI research.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $12.00

    B (

    July 2017

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Beijing

  • Started in:

    2014

  • Founders:

    Bing Xu, Li Xu, Xiaogang Wang

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Facial Recognition, Image Recognition, Machine Learning, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $2,640,000,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    27

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