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Top 4 Unicorn Companies From Guangzhou

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Cloudwalk

Cloudwalk

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:

    Guangzhou

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Zhou Xi

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Facial Recognition, Information Technology, Machine Learning

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $968.86M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    20

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WeRide

WeRide

WeRide is developing and commercializing advanced software and hardware technologies for self-driving cars.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $3.30

    B (

    December 2020

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Guangzhou

  • Started in:

    2017

  • Founders:

    Qing Lu, Tony Han, Yan Li

  • Industries:

    Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Vehicles, Computer, Software

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $789.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    9

  • Number of investors:

    26

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Yaoshibang

Yaoshibang

Yaoshibang is a Chinese B2B pharmaceutical trading platform.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.35

    B (

    June 2021

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Guangzhou

  • Started in:

    2015

  • Founders:

    Zhang Buzhen

  • Industries:

    B2B, Pharmaceutical, Trading Platform

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $200.00M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    5

  • Number of investors:

    14

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WTOIP

WTOIP

WTOIP has been designed to help entrepreneurs take their ideas to market. The platform provides startups with a shared resource library of patents, trademarks, and copyrights which can be accessed on-demand.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.27

    B (

    April 2018

    )

  • Country:

    China

  • City:

    Guangzhou

  • Started in:

    2013

  • Founders:

    Amy Chan

  • Industries:

    Business Development, Financial Services, Internet, Property Management

  • Number of employees:

    1,000-5,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $306.98M

  • Number of funding rounds:

    4

  • Number of investors:

    9

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