San Jose, CA (Jan. 17, 2024) – Ambient.ai, the AI-powered computer vision intelligence (CVI) company transforming the physical security industry, today announced it has hired Noah Barr as Chief Financial Officer. The announcement comes as the company continues to scale its operations amid rapid growth.
Barr, a seasoned finance leader, will oversee Ambient.ai’s finance and accounting functions with an emphasis on strategic and operational execution. He brings an impressive track record of leadership experience at high-growth enterprise software businesses. Before Ambient.ai, Barr spent the last 4.5 years scaling TrueAccord as its CFO. He also held operations and finance leadership roles at ProductBoard and TreasureData, among other venture-backed software businesses.
“I’m beyond excited to partner with Shikhar and the entire leadership team to scale Ambient.ai,” said Barr. “Ambient delivers effective and game-changing physical security proactivity to industry-leading organizations across a range of industries, including e-commerce, software, aerospace, manufacturing, museum, and education.”
Ambient.ai’s C-Suite expansion builds upon its continued growth. Since launching out of stealth in 2022, Ambient.ai has experienced 4X+ top-line and customer growth. The company recently announced a $20 million strategic growth investment from Allegion Ventures, the corporate venture fund of Allegion plc, bringing Ambient.ai’s total funding to over $72 million to date.
“Ambient.ai has been on a very exciting growth path. Physical security operations are accelerating the adoption of AI to become proactive and prevent incidents, all while increasing automation and reducing costs,” said Shikhar Shrestha, CEO and co-founder of Ambient.ai. “We’re thrilled to welcome Noah as our Chief Financial Officer to support the next phase of our scale-up journey. His diverse background in leading finance operations for high-growth businesses will play a pivotal role in Ambient.ai’s long-term success.”
Founded in 2017 by CEO Shikhar Shrestha and CTO Vikesh Khanna, Ambient.ai is a unified, AI-powered physical security platform that helps enterprise organizations reduce risk, improve security operation efficiency, and gain critical insights. Seven of the top 10 U.S. technology companies, along with multiple Fortune 500 organizations across a variety of industries, leverage Ambient.ai to unify their security infrastructure and significantly enhance their security posture. For more information please visit ambient.ai