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Rephrase.ai is simplifying video creation and animations through AI- powered tool.
Basic Information
Rephrase.ai is an AI powered SaaS startup that allows companies to create personalised videos using real human models with just text as input. By helping companies increase their cold email reply rates by up to 4x through embedded personalized videos in the emails, the company has built a generative AI tool that allows creating videos of real humans with just text as input. The platform helps eliminate production costs and efforts required in creating videos manually in a studio. This Bangalore-based startup was launched in January 2018 by three IIT graduates.
Legal Name
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Rephrase Corp
Headquarters
:
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Business Model
:
B2B  
Founding Date
:
2018
No. of Employees
:
11 to 20
Core Team
:
1.  
Ashray Malhotra
Co-Founder & CEO
2.  
Nisheeth Lahoti
Co-Founder & CTO
3.  
Shivam Mangla
Co-Founder
Tech30 Pitch
Timeline

2018

Company Incorporation

Dec | Company Incorporation

Company Incorporated

2019

Accelerator / Incubator Program

Feb | Accelerator / Incubator Program

Joined TechStars Bangalore with a prototype of video dubbing technology.

Stepped into New Market

Apr | Stepped into New Market

Pivoted from dubbing to creating video content from just text.

Raised Funding

Sep | Raised Funding

Raised 1.5 Mil USD from Lightspeed and TechStars.

2020

Stepped into New Market

Sep | Stepped into New Market

Doubled down on the sales and marketing personalisation space. Building a new product dedicated for personalised videos at scale.

Revenue Stream
Target Market
B2B
Sales and Marketing functions within companies selling to North America.
Client Segment
:
Content,  DeepTech,  MarTech,  Software  
Target Companies
:
Startup,  Small Enterprise,  Medium Enterprise,  Large Enterprise  
Target Geography
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Funding

Total Funding

$1.7M

Investors
:
1.  
Techstars
2.  
Lightspeed India Partners
3.  
AV8 Ventures
Detail Round Breakdown
Round 1

$1.5M

Series Name
:
SEED