International legal practice Osborne Clarke has advised AlbionVC on its lead investment in OpenDialog AI's US$13 million Series A fundraising round. Other investors included Dowgate Capital and several notable angel investors.

OpenDialog AI is a platform to allow organisations to create and deploy AI powered chatbots and virtual assistants in a no-code, compliant environment for conversational experiences with customers and employees. With an initial focus on healthcare and financial services sectors, the platform unlocks the full power of conversational AI for the most complex and highly regulated industries, without the need for deep technology experts.

Osborne Clarke's team was led by venture and growth capital partner Justin Starling who was supported by associate director Robert Pook, senior associate Magnus Williams and associate Chris Flach.

Osborne Clarke's international venture capital team is a leading practice for companies operating in tech-enabled industries. From start-up through venture financing and the growth journey beyond, whether continuing to sale, IPO or international expansion, the team has an outstanding track record advising businesses, entrepreneurs and investors that are driving innovation. Osborne Clarke's dedicated resource centre, OC Ventures, brings together experts from across our international network to deliver a seamless service to clients throughout the ventures ecosystem.

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