Description: Didimo is the world’s leading provider of fast, automated solutions for the generation of high-quality real-time humans. Our didimo virtual avatars are created in around 90 seconds.Our platform allows content creators, software developers, collaboration platforms, and app builders to integrate a fast, robust, and reliable solution for generating user characters or avatars in their own software solutions. We are your virtual human technology solution provider, with our RESTful API allowing our services to be fully integrated into a product or service.Our proprietary and flexible pipeline can translate various image-based inputs of a user’s face, and using automated machine vision, topology generation, texturing, and rigging components, to output a real-time ready high fidelity avatar. These are set up to be perfectly suited for real-time engines – and include a full facial animation system and text-to-speech animation capability.Didimo is led by founder and CEO Verónica Orvalho, PhD, whose career at the cutting edge of research in computer graphics has uncovered many new ways to interact virtually, instilling trust and empathy in digital communication. Her inventions have been used by Universal Studios, Sony, Microsoft, and Amazon as well as in European and Portuguese funded research projects.Didimo is on a mission to allow technology to feel more human – enabling the richness of human communication to enhance every virtual interaction.

Industry: Entertainment


Company size: 11-50 employees

XRD rank: 2214951

Headquarter: Leça da Palmeira, Porto

Ownership: Private company

Founded year: 2016

Skillset: Entertainment, Mixed Reality, Gaming, Retail, Virtual Humans, Virtual Beings, Game Avatars, and Digital Humans

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Funding rounds total: 6

Selected investors: Armilar Venture Partners

Location: Leça da Palmeira, Porto 4450-718, PT