Anki is a racing game that uses artificial intelligence and robotics to take the best of video games and combine it with physical games. The game is harnessing robotics and artificial intelligence to bring to life consumer products with unprecedented level of intellect and interactive capabilities. Anki creates consumer experiences using cutting-edge technology that was once confined to robotics labs and research institutes.

Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
238 (est)+4%
Anki was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People/Management at Anki

Boris Sofman

Boris Sofman

Co-Founder, CEO
Hanns Tappeiner

Hanns Tappeiner

Co-Founder, President
Mark Palatucci

Mark Palatucci

Co-Founder, CPO
Tami Bhaumik

Tami Bhaumik

VP of Marketing
Laurie Deneschuk

Laurie Deneschuk

Director of Talent

Anki Office Locations

Anki has offices in San Francisco, London, Munich and Paris
San Francisco, US (HQ)
55 2nd Street

Anki Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$157.5 m

Latest funding size

$52.5 m

Time since last funding

over 1 year


Anki's latest funding round in June 2016 was reported to be $52.5 m. In total, Anki has raised $157.5 m

Anki Median Salaries

Source: 16 public H-1B filings from Anki

Anki's Web-traffic and Trends

Anki Online and Social Media Presence

Anki News and Updates

Anki releases expanded features for coding Cozmo the funny robot

Anki is releasing a major free update for Cozmo, the funny robot that has been one of the hot toys in 2017. The Cozmo Code Lab debuted earlier this year, but now the lab is getting an update that will help it live up to the dream of enabling a wider variety of people to […]

Redditors will collaborate to move Anki’s Cozmo robot through rooms

Robot marketing has evolved. Today, Anki’s Cozmo robot will participate in a livestream that turns all of the social networking site Reddit into a kind of virtual escape room. The event is an homage to Reddit and its culture, and it represents a new way for people to interact with Anki’s Cozmo robot…

Hardware unicorns are on the rise, and China is dominating

GUEST: Four years ago, when the first unicorn count took place, there were 39 startups on the list, only one of them a hardware company. Today the world has some 213 unicorns, and 18 of those are hardware startups. Considering hardware accounts for only a small percentage of the world’s tech startup…

Cozmo Code Lab makes Anki’s personal robot easy to program

Last fall, when Anki released Cozmo — a programmable robot with computer vision and a fun personality — there wasn’t much you could do with it. Cozmo could recognize your face and greet you and play simple games with blocks. But now the robot is now getting smarter and easier to program with a tool …

Anki Wants To Use Its Toy Robot To Hook In Kid Coders

A new upgrade to Anki’s Cozmo app lets kids control the robot with a drag-and-drop interface that transitions to real programming languages. What do college robotics students and grade-school kids have in common? Both can now learn programing with Anki’s $180 Cozmo robot. After releasing a programmi…

Anki Company Life and Culture

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