WEKA, an AI-native data platform company, has successfully raised $140 million in a Series E funding round, pushing its valuation to $1.6 billion and earning it unicorn status. The round was led by Valor Equity Partners, with contributions from NVIDIA, Generation Investment Management, Atreides Management, and others. Valor Equity’s CEO, Antonio Gracias, will join WEKA’s board. The funds will help WEKA scale its business rapidly to meet the growing demand for AI-native data infrastructure while providing liquidity to its employees. This funding round comes at a time of unprecedented growth for WEKA, driven by the accelerating adoption of AI and enterprise cloud technologies.

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