China: Mobile butler service Laiye gets funding from Microsoft

China: Mobile butler service Laiye gets funding from Microsoft

General view of Microsoft Corporation headquarters at Issy-les-Moulineaux, near Paris, France, April 18, 2016. REUTERS/Charles Platiau/Files

US-based international software firm Microsoft is investing in a Chinese mobile butler service Laiye  by  leading its Series A round.

Financial terms of the investment are undisclosed. Existing investors Lightspeed China and Sequoia China participated in the round too. 

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