Shield AI Inc
1202 Kettner Boulevard
Suite 307
San Diego, CA 92101
United States

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Shield Ai Inc
501 West Broadway
Suite 490
San Diego, CA 92101
United States

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KANDO id: 538377

Corporate information

Official name
Shield AI Inc
Registration country

Official identities

US CIK 0001675769

Company type

Artificial intelligence platform that enables robots to see, reason about, and search the world.


Shield AI was founded by Brandon Tseng, a former Navy SEAL, Ryan Tseng, a successful tech entrepreneur, and autonomy expert Andrew Reiter. Led by CTO Nathan Michael of Carnegie Mellon University, the team of 150+ engineers is focused on developing AI systems that operate on the edge. Shield AI was honored by Forbes AI 50, Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies, WIRED 25, and recognized as the leading government services provider in the Inc. 5000.

Funding rounds

Series C USD 90,000,000

USD 90,000,000 ( )
Funding to help scale and further integrate the company's self-driving software, Hivemind, into additional platforms across the defense industry.

Profile Country Notes
Point72 Ventures LLC Early-stage venture capital strategy funded exclusively by Steve Cohen and eligible employees of Point72 Asset Management. Initial investment. Led the round.

Series A USD 10,500,000

USD 10,500,000 ( )
Funding to accelerate the development and deployment of artificially intelligent products that will protect service members and innocent civilians on the battlefield.

Profile Country Notes
Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), (AH Capital Management LLC) Venture capital firm founded by Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz Led the round.

Profile Country

Profile Country Notes
Bloomberg Beta Venture fund manager focused broadly on the future of work. Initial investment.

Profile Country
Founder Collective Seed-stage venture capital fund

Profile Country
Riot Ventures

Investment activity status
Active investor


Employee Position
Peter Levine
Member of the Board

Past employees

Selected Products / Customers