While the US accounts for nearly two-thirds of all drone investment activity, there are at least 11 other countries making bets in the space.
We ranked the top VCs, corporate VCs, and super angel investors in drones startups. Top investors included Lux Capital, Qualcomm Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, and Felicis Ventures.
This year is on track to surpass 2015’s high of 12 deals to RPA-focused companies.
From analyzing millions of satellite images to finding healthy strains of plant microbiome, these startups have raised over $500M to bring AI and robotics to agriculture.
Over the last year, acquirers in the drone space included household names such as Boeing, Intel, Snap, and Verizon.