Snips is an artificial intelligence voice platform that runs on the edge, without sending any voice data to the cloud.

Snips' platform for connected devices that enables makers and companies to add a voice assistant to their products. Snips is the only deep-learning based voice platform that runs fully on-device, offering multiple advantages.

Snips was founded in 2013 by Rand Hindi & Michael Fester and is headquartered in Paris, Paris with an additional office in New York, New York and Tokyo, Japan.


Snips' embedded voice AI technology offers enterprises and developers offline and private-by-design conversational interfaces to animate interactions with products.

Snips voice assistant simplifies human interactions with connected devices, using enterprise-grade performance and cloud-level accuracy across a wide range of hardware integrations on a low-power footprint.

Snips is backed by Bpifrance, Korelya Capital, 500 Startups, MAIF Avenir, & The Hive among others.



  • Year founded: 2013
  • Funding Info: $24.7M in 5 funding rounds (Last Funding type: Grant)
  • Yearly Revenue: $5M-$10M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: Unknown
  • City/Town: Paris
  • State: Ile-de-France
  • Country: France
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