SenseTime is a Chinese deep learning start-up that develops face recognition technology that can be applied to payment and picture analysis, which could be used, for instance, on bank card verification and security systems.
SenseTime Ranked fifth in China Money Network's China AI Top 10 Ranking in 2017, SenseTime currently provides its face recognition technology to over 300 companies including China Mobile Communication Co, China UnionPay, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., Xiaomi Inc. and JD.com Inc.
SenseTime was founded in 2014 by Xu Xiaolan and is based in Hong Kong, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong.
SenseTime has raised a total amount of $1B in 4 Funding Rounds to date. Their latest fundraiser "Series C" was on Apr 9, 2018 where they cashed $600M from Temasek Holdings, Alibaba Group & Suning Commerce Group with a market valuation of about $3B.