Ada Raises US$44M Series B, Led by Accel

Earlier today our portfolio company Ada announced its $44M Series B that will allow the company to expand the offering of its AI-powered customer service chatbot. Accel leads the round with participation from existing investors, including Bessemer Venture Partners, FirstMark, Version One, Leaders Fund, and Burst Capital. Ada helps customer service teams take advantage of…

BenchSci Raises US$22M, Brings Total to US$45M, to Accelerate Drug Discovery Using AI

Earlier today TSFV portfolio company BenchSci announced that it raised US$22 million in Series B funding, bringing its total raised to US$45 million. F-Prime Capital, a private venture firm affiliated with Fidelity's founding Johnson family, led this latest funding round, with participation from Northleaf Capital Partners and existing investors, including Google’s Gradient Ventures, Inovia Capital,…

BenchSci Announces Additional Investment From Google’s Gradient Ventures, Brings Total To $27.2M

TSFV portfolio company BenchSci announces additional investment from Gradient Ventures, Google’s AI-focused venture fund, to meet growing demand from pharmaceutical companies for its biomedical AI technology, which empowers scientists to run more successful experiments to accelerate drug discovery. It brings BenchSci’s total funding to $27.2 million. Great to see that Gradient Ventures is doubling down.…