PatSnap, a global leader in Innovation Intelligence, has secured USDD300 million in Series E funding. The investment round was led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and Tencent Investment with participation from CPE Industrial Fund and existing investors Sequoia China, Shun Wei Capital, and Vertex Ventures.

PatSnap plans to use the funds to further advance its innovation intelligence platform, accelerate product development, and acquire additional domain expertise in the industry sectors where its technology is used by research and development (R&D) and intellectual property (IP) teams.

“PatSnap’s mission is to empower innovators to make the world a better place,” says Jeffrey Tiong, founder and CEO of PatSnap.

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