Shield AI was founded in 2015 by Andrew Reiter, Brandon Tseng, and Ryan Tseng. The company has not publicly endorsed plans to participate in an IPO.

Shield AI is an aerospace and defense company. Along with its AI-powered combat drones, Shield AI offers automation software that is compatible with other defense technologies. The company's primary customers are the U.S. Military and its allies. In 2021, Shield AI acquired MartinUAV and Heron Systems. The company has raised more than $570 million in venture capital funding from investors including the US Innovative Technology Fund, Point72 Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Breyer Capital, and SVB Capital. The company announced a $2.3 billion valuation following a $165 million Series E funding round in 2022.

These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

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What is Shield AI's funding to date?

Shield AI has raised $791.75MM to date.
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When was Shield AI founded?

Shield AI was founded in 2015.

Who are Shield AI's major investors?

Founder Collective
Breyer Capital
Point72 Ventures
Levitate Capital
10X Capital

Shield AI Funding Rounds and Last Known Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation
12/29/2023 Series F $299.19MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
12/13/2022 Series E $150MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
8/24/2021 Series D $223.33MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
2/23/2021 Series C $70.99MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
8/13/2019 Series B $25MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
1/4/2019 Series A1 $10MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
4/1/2017 Series A $10.5MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
5/19/2016 Series Seed $2.74MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
Based on primary financings
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Updated on: Apr 23, 2024


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