Tech Company Financing Transactions

Kasisto Funding Round

On 1/10/2017, Kasisto received $9.2 million in Series A financing from Propel Venture Partners, Commerce Ventures and DBS Bank.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Venture Equity
Series A

Propel Venture Partners (Lead Investor) (Thomas Whiteaker)

Commerce Ventures

DBS Bank (Piyush Gupta)

Harvard Angel Group


New York Angels (Jeffrey Seltzer)

Partnership for New York City Fund

Two Sigma Ventures

Proceeds Purpose
Kasisto has established itself as an early leader in conversational AI, and the new capital will be used to scale its business to new markets, grow the engineering and sales teams, and develop partnerships with leading systems integrators to meet the increasing demand for its products. In addition, the investment will be used to enhance and extend KAI, the company's platform that lets companies engage and transact with their customers via natural, intelligent conversations.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
43 W 24th St.
New York, NY 10010
Email Address
Kasisto was founded in 2013 with the vision of helping consumers in everyday customer interactions through intelligent conversations on any device. We started by enabling financial institutions to add virtual personal assistants to their mobile and tablet offerings.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Zor Gorelov
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Chief Marketing Officer
Stephen Epstein
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Chief Operating Officer
Ruth Brown
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Chief Technical Officer
Sasha Caskey
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Vice President
Meyer Goldstein
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Vice President
Marcus Toh
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Vice President
George Trad
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VP - Engineering
Richard Ciapala
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VP - Finance
Chris Martel
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