8. Magic Leap $350.0M
Description: Plantation-based Magic Leap is a proprietary wearable technology that enables users to interact with digital devices in a completely visually cinematic way. Founded by Brian Schowengerdt and Rony Abovitz in 2011, has now raised a total of $3.0B in total equity funding and is backed by investors that include Alibaba Group, Andreessen Horowitz, Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, Kleiner Perkins, and Temasek Holdings.
Investors in the round:
Funding month: May
Industry: Augmented Reality, Computer Vision, Consumer Electronics, Software, Video, Wearables
Founders: Brian Schowengerdt, Rony Abovitz
Founding year: 2011
Total reported equity funding: $3.0B
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