Cleaning robots firm raises 150M yuan
COLDSKY.CN – Shanghai-based Gaussian Robotics (高仙机器人) raised 150 million yuan in Series B round of financing led by Broadvision Funds(博华资本) and China Capital Management(中信建投资本)
Established in 2013, it specializes in intelligent cleaning robots and currently has 6 product lines, with products used in over 1,000 projects in more than 15 countries and regions. The devices can be used for sweeping, washing, dust collection, drying, and sterilizing different surface in indoor or outdoor environment. In 2016, it became one of TOP 50 most valuable enterprises for investment in Shanghai.
Cleaning and sanitation are simple and repetitive work, which can be completed by machines and technology. The company, with 400 members, has also cooperated with Tsinghua University to pilot researchers in garbage/dirt detection and obstacle recognition.