Naya Ventures is a venture capital firm founded in 2011. The firm was established by Dayakar Puskoor and Prabhakar Reddy. It is primarily based in Irving, Texas although the firm also has offices in Seattle, Washington and Hyderabad, India. As of March 2019, the firm is managing 14 active companies in its portfolio and has sold off its ownership in 5 companies. Its most recent investment was in Kore.ai on January 2018, a company providing a platform for developing and hosting chatbot.
Naya Ventures specializes in funding companies in various industrial sectors, such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and big data. The firm provides financing for various stages of development, from early to growth. It seeks to fund companies that are based in the United States and India. Naya Ventures provides funding for companies ranging from $250,000 to $3,000,000.
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