Company Name: Imbue (formerly Generally Intelligent)
Location: San Francisco, CA
Business Focus: AI Research and Development
Funding Details: $200 million in Series B funding, with a company valuation of over $1 billion.
Funding participants: Astera Institute, NVIDIA, Cruise CEO Kyle Vogt, Notion co-founder Simon Last, among others.
Purpose of Funding: Accelerate the development of AI systems and practical AI agents that can be used in real-world applications.
Background: Led by Kanjub Qiu, Imbue is charting a course in the AI industry by building agents that not only achieve significant milestones but also safely integrate into real-world scenarios. Their current focus revolves around training foundation models that are fine-tuned for reasoning, and the immediate application is the development of coding agents.
About Company: Imbue envisions a future where AI becomes universally accessible and functional. Their ultimate goal is to introduce systems that allow individuals to craft custom AI agents, harnessing the efficiency and productivity of AI for everyone.