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MEGVII (commonly known as Face++) is an artificial intelligence startup developing cloud services platform. The company is a provider of face detection and recognition API. MEGVII specializes in applying its vision solutions to a range of use cases such as public security and mobile payment.

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)447(-1%)
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Key People/Management at MEGVII

Yin Qi

Yin Qi

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer
Tang Wenbin

Tang Wenbin

Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer
Yang Mu

Yang Mu

Co-Founder, Senior Vice President
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MEGVII Office Locations

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MEGVII Financials and Metrics

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MEGVII total Funding

$1.4 b

MEGVII latest funding size

$750 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

MEGVII investors

MEGVII's latest funding round in May 2019 was reported to be $750 m. In total, MEGVII has raised $1.4 b. MEGVII's latest valuation is reported to be $4 b.
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MEGVII News and Updates

Alibaba-backed Chinese AI firm Megvii to go public in Shanghai

It is one of the first companies to launch an IPO after filing for a Chinese Depositary Receipt offering on Shanghai’s Star board.

Chinese facial recognition unicorn Megvii prepares China IPO

Megvii, one of China’s largest facial recognition startups, is gearing up for an initial public offering in Shanghai. The company is working with CITIC Securities to prepare for its planned listing, according to an announcement posted by the China Securities Regulatory Commission on Tuesday. The mov…

Chinese AI unicorn Megvii cleared for $500m Hong Kong IPO

The startup decided to postpone its Hong Kong listing after it was put on a US trade blacklist in October.

Blacklisted Chinese firm Megvii cleared for $500 million Hong Kong IPO

Chinese artificial intelligence (AI) company Megvii's plans for a $500 million Hong Kong initial public offering (IPO) are back on track after its application was cleared by the city's stock exchange, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Chinese AI Giant Megvii Faces HKEX Queries on IPO Application

Chinese AI Giant Megvii Faces HKEX Queries on IPO Application

China's Megvii seeks approval for Hong Kong IPO despite U.S. blacklist: sources

Chinese artificial intelligence firm Megvii Technology Ltd plans to seek listing approval on Thursday for a Hong Kong IPO of at least $500 million, people with knowledge of the matter said, despite being blacklisted by the U.S. government.
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MEGVII Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was MEGVII founded?

    MEGVII was founded in 2011.

  • Who are MEGVII key executives?

    MEGVII's key executives are Yin Qi, Tang Wenbin and Yang Mu.

  • How many employees does MEGVII have?

    MEGVII has 447 employees.

  • Who are MEGVII competitors?

    Competitors of MEGVII include SenseTime, Entropik Tech and Soul Machines.

  • Where are MEGVII offices?

    MEGVII has an office in.

  • How many offices does MEGVII have?

    MEGVII has 1 office.