Shield AI Overview

  • Founded
  • 2015

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 412

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Series E

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $225M

  • Investors
  • 21

Shield AI General Information

Description

Developer of an artificial intelligence-based drone technology designed to protect service members and civilians with intelligent systems. The company's systems use machines to execute complex, unscripted tasks in denied and dynamic environments without direct operator inputs and offer an integrated AI framework for data management and analysis, scalable simulation, and self-directed learning which radically accelerates product development workflows, resolving critical information deficiencies, enabling teams of aircraft to perform missions ranging from room clearance to penetrating air defense systems, and dog fighting.

Contact Information

Website
www.shield.ai
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Aerospace and Defense
Primary Office
  • 600 West Broadway
  • Suite 450
  • San Diego, CA 92101
  • United States
+1 (619) 000-0000

Shield AI Timeline

2020202120222023
Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Shield AI Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
8. Later Stage VC (Series E) 14-Dec-2022 $225M 00000 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC (Series D) 24-Aug-2021 00000 00000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 23-Feb-2021 0000 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC (Series B) 14-Aug-2019 000.00 0000 00000 Completed Startup
4. Early Stage VC (Series A1) 31-Dec-2018 0000 000.00 0000 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC (Series A) 24-Mar-2017 000.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Startup
2. Seed Round 27-May-2016 $2.65M $7.3M 00.000 Completed Startup
1. Angel (individual) 14-Aug-2015 $4.65M $4.65M Completed Startup
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Shield AI Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Authorized
Par Value Dividend Rate ($) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Series E 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 0.000
Series D 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series C 0,000,000 00.000000 00.0 000.00 000.00 00 000.00 00.000
Series B 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A1 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 0.000
Series A 5,674,753 $0.000010 $0.11 $1.85 $1.85 1x $1.85 9.97%
Seed 3,414,857 $0.000010 $0.05 $0.8 $0.8 1x $0.8 6%
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Shield AI Comparisons

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Post Valuation
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Shield AI Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Anduril Venture Capital-Backed Costa Mesa, CA 0000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
00000000000 Venture Capital-Backed Dallas, TX 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
00000000000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
000000 Venture Capital-Backed Redwood City, CA 000 00000 00000000000 00000
00000000 000000000 Formerly VC-backed Denver, CO 0000 00.000 00000000 00.000
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Shield AI Patents

Shield AI Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20220070353-A1 Unmanned aerial vehicle illumination system Pending 27-Aug-2020 000000000 0

Shield AI Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ryan Tseng Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Andrew Dimitruk Chief Operations Officer
Nathan Michael Chief Technology Officer
Tricia Yankovich Chief People Officer
Andrew Rieter Co-Founder, Advisor & Technical Fellow
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Shield AI Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
Andrew Berlin JD Self Executive Chairman & Managing Director 000 0000
Brandon Tseng Shield AI Co-Founder, Chief Growth Officer, Board Member and President 000 0000
Daniel Gwak Self Board Member 000 0000
Doug Philippone Snowpoint Ventures Board Member 000 0000
Peter Levine Andreessen Horowitz Board Member 000 0000
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Shield AI Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Shield AI Investors (21)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
10X Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bali Venture Partners Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
SV Pacific Ventures Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Thomas Tull Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
US Innovative Technology Fund Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Shield AI Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 000 30-Jul-2021 0000000000 Aerospace and Defense 0000000 0
Heron Systems 22-Jul-2021 Merger/Acquisition Aerospace and Defense 0000 0000
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Shield AI Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
000000 000 Aerospace and Defense Plano, TX 0000
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