Proxgy, an everywhere-as-a-service aggregation platform, announced that it has raised a Rs 1.7 crore ($250,000) pre-seed investment round from Lexical Systems and angel investors including Michael Dias and Associates, Suramya Choudhary, and Inderjit Singh Makkar, the company said in a statement.
Proxgy enables users to shop, travel, recce, research, view real estate, and live-visit any physical location using virtual reality.
It enables users to book a human proxy on-demand in a ride-hailing manner at any serviceable place and engage with the proxy’s surroundings using patented smart helmet solutions.
Proxgy claims to have partnered with multiple showrooms and car dealerships to help sales executives become Proxgies for users, helping drive up sales and inquiries.
“We are working towards clubbing humans with patented Smart IoT solutions and introducing on-demand, real-world live virtual reality experiences for end-users,” said Pulkit Ahuja, founder of Proxgy,
Proxgy plans to expand services to provide solutions for inspections, media coverage, remote KYC, virtual travel, elderly care, and real estate viewings among others.