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Company fact sheet

Company facts 

Founder: Kian Katanforoosh (CEO)
Chairman: Andrew Ng

Total Raised [$44.5M]
  • $5M (Seed/Pre-Seed)
  • $16M (Series A)
  • $23.5M (Series B)

HQ location
195 Page Mill Rd Ste 115, Palo Alto, California, 94306, United States

Year founded: 2019

Number of employees: 65

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Website: www.workera.ai

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Our founder

Kian Katanforoosh

CEO and founder of Workera

In addition to his work leading Workera, Kian is an award winning lecturer at Stanford University, where he teaches Deep Learning in the Computer Science department with Adjunct Professor Andrew Ng. Together, they have taught AI to over 3 million people. Kian has been acknowledged for his teaching excellence by Stanford with the Walter J. Gores Award, Stanford’s highest teaching award, and the Centennial Award for Excellence in teaching.

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Andrew Ng

Chairman of Workera


In addition to his involvement with Workera, Andrew is also Founder of DeepLearning.AI, founder and CEO of Landing AI, Managing General Partner at AI Fund, Chairman and Co-founder of Coursera, and an Adjunct Professor at Stanford University. He is a pioneer in machine learning and online education, having changed countless lives through his research. Dr. Ng is the founding lead of the Google Brain team, Chief Scientist at Baidu, and Co-founder and Chairman of Coursera.

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