Startup led by Indian-American Raises USD 200 Million and Expands Leadership Team

By siliconindia   |   Monday, 11 April 2022, 06:13 Hrs
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Startup led by Indian-American Raises USD 200 Million and Expands Leadership Team

An Indian American-led artificial intelligence startup in Silicon Valley has raised USD 200 million and added key members to its leadership team

FREMONT, CA: Vianai System, the human-centered AI platform and products company founded by Indian American Vishal Sikka, also mentioned the expansion of its leadership team, announcing the appointments of Dr. Navin Budhiraja as chief technology officer and Dean Germeyer as the chief revenue officer. Shabana Khan, the team's new director of marketing, and Pradeep Panicker, the club's new financial head, were among the newly appointed members of the group.

The founder-CEO of Vianai Systems expressed his delight to welcome Navin, Dean, Shabana, and Pradeep to Vian to complement their already exceptional team. They all offer corporate expertise in delivering innovations, a relentless emphasis on customer success, and a profoundly compassionate learning-led approach to working and creating companies. The CEO also remarked that their technologies and process to AI are delivering breakthrough economic value and transformation as enterprise executives recognize that the hype of the initial wave of AI techniques is giving way to a human-centered, design-led AI. The firm’s leadership team also exemplifies the expertise, experience, and commitment to customer success required to help businesses all over the world realize AI's full business potential.

Vianai is one of Silicon Valley's fastest-growing Artificial Intelligence (AI) firms. It has raised $200 million in two phases, with the last round being sponsored by Softbank's Visions Fund. in his announcement, the CEO also mentioned that human-centered Artificial Intelligence fulfills a vision of AI as a human intelligence amplifier that combines the power of human judgment with the best Artificial Intelligence approaches to produce revolutionary commercial outcomes. The report finally added that the demand for a more human-centered approach to AI has rapidly grown as many businesses continue to struggle to realize the full potential of their AI investments.