SenseTime’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

SenseTime develops an AI-based facial recognition platform that provides video analytics and identity verification solutions to the healthcare sector. Read more

Xu Li's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of SenseTime

Co-Founder & CEO

Xu Li

CEO Approval Rating

97/100

Founded:

2014

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YITU is SenseTime's top competitor. YITU is a Private company that was founded in Changning, Shanghai Municipality in 2012. YITU operates in the Internet Software industry.

Megvii has been one of SenseTime's top competitors. Megvii is headquartered in Beijing, Beijing Municipality, and was founded in 2011. Megvii is in the Application Software field. Megvii generates 1.11% the revenue of SenseTime.

Kairos is perceived as one of SenseTime's biggest rivals. Kairos was founded in 2010 in Miami, Florida. Kairos competes in the Application Software field. Kairos generates $714.5M less revenue than SenseTime.

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SenseTime Funding History

$10M$20M$140M$837M$3.7B$5.2B

Since SenseTime was founded in 2014, it has participated in 10 rounds of funding. In total SenseTime has raised $5.2B. SenseTime's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $1.5B

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AMOUNT

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Pre-IPO
Aug 2020
$1.5B
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Series C
Sep 2018
$1.6B
Series C
May 2018
$620M
Series C
Apr 2018
$600M
Series C
Nov 2017
$227M

Total Funding: $5.2B

Since SenseTime was founded in 2014, it has participated in 10 rounds of funding. In total SenseTime has raised $5.2B. SenseTime's last funding round was on Aug 2020 for a total of $1.5B

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WeRide.ai is an autonomous driving company that provides L4 autonomous vehicles.
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Jan 04, 2019
Series A
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Ling is an Artificial Intelligence technology company that designs and distributes learning robots for children.
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Jan 01, 2019
Series A
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Terminus is an intelligent IoT management platform that provides networking solutions for office buildings, supermarkets and urban areas.
$172.7M
Oct 25, 2018
Series B
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Moviebook is a media visualization platform that offers video recognition and digital asset management solutions.
$199M
Aug 06, 2018
Series D
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Helian Health is a telecommunications company that provides WiFi internet services for healthcare organizations.
$75M
Jun 21, 2018
Series B
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SenseTime News

August 18, 2020Caixin

AI Unicorn SenseTime Is Said to Mull Hong Kong, China IPO

AI Unicorn SenseTime Is Said to Mull Hong Kong, China IPO... See more »
August 17, 2020DailyAlts

Chinese AI Behemoth SenseTime May Dual-List

SenseTime Group Ltd., the Chinese AI giant that deploys facial recognition technology on a massive sc... See more »
August 17, 2020Biometric Update

SenseTime planning year's biggest biometrics IPO after all, seeking $8.5B valuation

The blockbuster biometrics IPO once planned by SenseTime may come off in Hong Kong this year after al... See more »
August 9, 2020Biometric Update

SenseTime drops plans for UK HQ to expand international face biometrics operations

Chinese biometric facial recognition provider SenseTime is not moving forward with its plans of setti... See more »
July 31, 2020Axios

Chinese facial recognition developer closes $1.5 billion funding round

SenseTime is on a U.S. blacklist for alleged human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims.... See more »
July 31, 2020One America News Network

SenseTime eyes STAR market IPO after $1.5 billion fundraising - sources

By Yingzhi Yang, Kane Wu and Cheng Leng BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Chinese start-up SenseTime is c... See more »
July 31, 2020Biometric Update

Biometrics giant SenseTime rumored to be planning Shanghai IPO at $10B valuation

Just days after SenseTime and other Chinese biometric facial recognition leaders were reported to be ... See more »

SenseTime Press Releases

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58 North Fourth Ring Road Ideal International Building

Haidian, Beijing Municipality100000

400-900-5986

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Overview

SenseTime develops an AI-based facial recognition platform that provides video analytics and identity verification solutions to the healthcare sector. SenseTime was founded in 2014. SenseTime's headquarters is located in Haidian, Beijing Municipality,...

CEO

SenseTime's Co-Founder & CEO, Xu Li, currently has an approval rating of 97%. SenseTime's primary competitors are YITU, Megvii & Kairos.

Website

sensetime.com

Frequently Asked Questions about SenseTime

  1. When was SenseTime founded?

    SenseTime was founded in 2014
  2. Who is SenseTime's CEO?

    SenseTime's CEO is Xu Li
  3. How much revenue does SenseTime generate?

    SenseTime generates $720M in revenue
  4. How much funding does SenseTime have?

    SenseTime has historically raised $5.2B in funding
  5. Where is SenseTime's headquarters?

    SenseTime's headquarters is in Haidian Beijing Municipality, CN
  1. How many employees does SenseTime have?

    SenseTime has 1,000 employees
  2. What sector does SenseTime operate in?

    SenseTime is in Application Software, Identity Management, Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  3. Who are SenseTime's competitors?

    SenseTime's top competitors are YITU, Megvii, Kairos
  4. Who has SenseTime invested in?

    SenseTime's has invested in companies such as WeRide, Ling, Terminus