June 03, 2019
Aura Vision, a startup providing in-depth analytics to offline retailers, today announces it has raised a $1.1M Seed round, from a mix of angel investors, angel funds and corporate venture funds.
The round includes an investment from the venture arm of the supplier of sporting goods and services, ASICS, who also see an opportunity to use Aura Vision within their stores. Other notable investors include Pioneer Fund.
"We are excited to develop a partnership with Aura Vision. Aura Vision's unique system will help us to make our owned stores more attractive for customers." said ASICS Ventures President, Hiroaki Kageyama.
This round follows Aura Vision’s participation in the Y-Combinator Winter 2019 batch. The money will be used to fund new hires to continue development and sales of the product.
“We're excited to have this investment from so many brilliant partners. We have ambitious plans to be the source of in-store analytics data for all retailers, and this funding will help us to reach and serve them.” said CEO, Daniel Martinho-Corbishley.