Vecna Robotics

Vecna Robotics is a robotics and technology company that specializes in automated material handling, hybrid fulfillment and workflow optimization for industrial applications.

Vecna Robotics delivers Automated Material Handling, Hybrid Fulfillment, and Workflow Optimization solutions featuring self-driving vehicles operated by our learning Autonomy Stack.

Vecna Robotics originated as a division of Vecna Technologies in 2018, by Dan Patt, and Daniel Theobald. The company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.


Vecna Robotics delivers autonomous material handling solutions via self-driving vehicles powered by their proprietary continuously improving software, Pivotal™, and 24/7 customer service team.

Vecna Robotics' solutions deliver value for customers in the distribution, e-commerce, warehousing, and manufacturing sectors.

Vecna Robotics' solutions focus on maximizing workflow efficiency with fully autonomous pallet trucks and tow tractors combined with Pivotal™, the world's first AI-based orchestration agent. More than a fleet manager. 


Vecna Robotics is backed by Blackhorn Ventures, Highland Capital, Drive Capital, Fontinalis Partners and others. The company raised $50M in a Series B financing on Jan 07, 2020. This new round brings Vecna Robotics' total funding to $63.5M to date.


Vecna Robotics won the DHL & Dell Robotics Innovation Challenge in Troisdorf, Germany for developing the Tote Retrieval System (TRS). The company's TRS is an automated guided vehicle (AGV) capable of warehouse navigation and mobile piece-picking from conventional shelves.



  • Year founded: 2018
  • Funding Info: $63.5M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Waltham
  • State: Massachusetts
  • Country: United States
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