Venture Catalysts leads $1 Mn pre-Series A round in conversational AI startup Klovechef
Mumbai-based startup incubator and accelerator Venture Catalysts has led a $1 Mn Pre-Series A funding in Klovechef, a platform that leverages cutting-edge conversational AI-based technology to enhance consumer culinary and buying experiences.
The round also saw participation from new investors JPIN VCATs, Ravindranath Chenna, and Klovechef’s existing investors SOSV (Food-X accelerator), NB Ventures, and angel investors Alok Nanavaty, Kanwar Chadha, Rajiv Nayan, Hans Black, and a few other investors.
Klovechef said it aims to make people's complete kitchen journeys interactive and efficient through its AI-powered and voice-first platform that works like a conversational kitchen assistant on voice assistant platforms like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. It enables users to add ingredients to their grocery list, get endless recipe recommendations, and receive personalised step-by-step help with meal preparation.