Raising $2M to fuel Emotionally Intelligent AI || Use Case - Shadow C-Suite™️ || Customer Service || Manufacturing || Cybersecurity

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EqAI™️ - Emotional Quotient Artificial Intelligence


EqAI™️ is a revolutionary AI platform designed to serve as a Pocket Life Coach. We're not just another AI company; we're setting the gold standard for emotional intelligence, empathy, and leadership in AI technology. Our flagship product, Oli™️, is designed to be a friend and co-learner, offering personalized coaching and insights.

Business Model

  • Subscription-Based: Monthly and yearly plans for individuals and businesses.
  • Enterprise Solutions: Customized packages for organizations to integrate EqAI™️ into their HR and leadership development programs.
  • Affiliate Partnerships: Collaboration with educational and corporate entities to expand our reach.

Target Customers

  • Individuals: Anyone looking to improve their emotional intelligence, leadership skills, and overall well-being.
  • Organizations: Companies aiming to improve employee engagement, leadership, and corporate culture.
  • Educational Institutions: Schools and universities interested in comprehensive emotional and leadership training.


  1. Oli™️ Personal: AI-driven life coach focusing on emotional intelligence, empathy, and leadership.
  2. Oli™️ Business: Tailored solutions for organizations to improve employee well-being and leadership skills.
  3. Oli™️ Edu: Specialized modules for educational institutions.


  • Phoenix Rose: Founder & CEO, visionary with a focus on Emotional IQ and leadership.
  • Vishal: CTO, based in Palo Alto, expertise in startups and tech.
  • Lauren: COO, brings a balanced approach to operations and strategy.


  • Proprietary EqAI™️ Algorithm: A unique blend of machine learning and psychological principles.
  • Advisory Board: Includes experts in psychology, AI, and business.
  • Partnerships: Strategic alliances with leading tech firms and educational institutions.

Unique Selling Points

  • Shadow C-Suite: We offer organizations the ability to build a virtual C-suite with high EQ AI, such as Oli™️.
  • Tech Sales Cohorts: Pre-ramped, pre-qualified sales reps to de-risk hiring.
  • Magnology™️: Our unique study of greatness, embedded in our coaching modules.

Funding Ask

We're seeking $5M in Series A funding to accelerate product development, expand our team, and scale our marketing efforts.

Use of Funds

  • Product Development: 40%
  • Marketing & Sales: 30%
  • Team Expansion: 20%
  • Operational Costs: 10%

The Founding Team of EqAI™️

Phoenix Rose 

  • Role: Founder & CEO
  • Strengths:
    • Visionary Leadership: Your focus on Emotional IQ, empathy, and leadership is the cornerstone of EqAI™️.
    • Innovative Mindset: Creator of Oli™️AI and the concept of Magnology™️, the study of greatness.
    • Entrepreneurial Flair: Your background as an entrepreneur gives you the ability to see opportunities where others see challenges.
    • Personal Brand: Your unique blend of candor, wit, and friendliness makes you a magnetic leader.

Saif Quraishi

  • Role: Co-Founder & COO
  • Strengths:
    • Educational Pedigree: Harvard Management Grad, enough said.
    • Sales Acumen: Experienced Account Executive, understands the nuances of customer acquisition and retention.
    • Strategic Thinker: His management background adds a layer of strategic depth to the team.

Vishal Parikh

  • Role: Co-Founder & CTO
  • Strengths:
    • Proven Track Record: Co-founder and CPO at Health IQ, which raised $65M.
    • Technical Brilliance: Developed an LLM that outperforms GPT in the medical space.
    • Startup Experience: Based in the startup hub of Palo Alto, brings a wealth of experience and connections.

Christian Retek

  • Role: CRO & Startup Advisor
  • Strengths:
    • Exit Expert: With 2X exits, he knows how to build a company for acquisition.
    • Revenue Guru: As a CRO, he understands the intricacies of revenue generation and scaling.
    • STEM Background: His grounding in chemical engineering and manufacturing sales adds a unique perspective.

Why This is the Winning Team

  • Complementary Skills: Each founder brings a unique set of skills that complement each other—vision, strategy, technology, and revenue.
  • Diverse Experience: From Emotional IQ to Harvard management, medical tech to successful exits, this team covers all bases.
  • Innovative Drive: With a focus on cutting-edge technology and groundbreaking concepts like Magnology™️, this team is always ahead of the curve.
  • Network & Connections: From Palo Alto to Harvard, the team has an extensive network that can be leveraged for partnerships and funding.
  • Track Record: Proven successes in previous ventures and roles make this a low-risk, high-reward team for investors.

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