9. Pony.ai $462.0M
Round: Series B
Month of Funding: February
Description: Fremont-based Pony.ai is a startup that builds full-stack autonomous driving solutions. Founded by James Peng and Tiancheng Lou in 2016, Pony.ai has now raised a total of $726.0M in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Toyota Motor Corporation, Eight Roads Ventures, Sequoia Capital, IDG Capital, and KUNLUN.
Investors in the round: KUNLUN, Sequoia Capital China, Toyota Motor Corporation
Industry: Artificial Intelligence, Automotive, Autonomous Vehicles, Information Technology, Software, Transportation
Founders: James Peng, Tiancheng Lou
Founding year: 2016
Total equity funding raised: $726.0M
The TechWatch Media Group audience is driving progress and innovation on a global scale. With its regional media properties (NYC Tech, LA Tech, London Tech, Paris Tech, Boston Tech), TechWatch Media Group is the highway for technology and entrepreneurship. There are a number of options to reach this audience of the world’s most innovative organizations and startups at scale including having prominent brand placement in a high-visibility piece like this, which will be read by the vast majority of key influencers in the business community and beyond. Find out more here.