Circle Labs: The Shape of AI-powered Friends to Come

Why Lightspeed is leading an investment in Circle Labs, a platform that enables anyone to become a creator of unique, virtual characters powered by AI

Investing in Circle Labs

The evolution of NPCs

Meet the main characters of Circle Labs

Circle Labs co-founders Noorie Dhingra and Anushk Mittal (from left)

The promise of Circle Labs



Lightspeed Venture Partners is a multi-stage venture capital firm focused on accelerating disruptive innovations and trends in the Enterprise, Consumer, Health and Fintech sectors. Lightspeed manages $18 Billion, and has helped build 500+ companies over the past two decades.

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Michael Mignano

Partner, Lightspeed. Co-Founder, Anchor. Angel investor to 50+ startups. Former head of talk audio at Spotify.