Lily AI helps you think like your customer.

We believe shopping should meet people where they are, and help them be who they want to be. We give a voice to every individual, empowering people to be unique and express themselves freely.

Our Story

Lily AI was founded in 2015 to build a shopping experience that would be able to understand the emotional context of the shopper in a way that had never happened in online commerce before.

Our co-founders Purva Gupta and Sowmiya Narayanan have extended this concept over the years into an enterprise-grade, AI-powered platform that accurately connects a brand’s shoppers with the relevant products they’re looking to buy at scale. We’re a team committed to creating the shopping experience of tomorrow, and believe that with best-in-class AI and by honoring the human in all of us, we will change the future of commerce.

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Our customers

Our platform

Lily AI injects the language of the customer across your existing commerce tools, accurately connecting your shoppers with the relevant products they’re looking to buy. We drive 8-9 figure revenue uplift for retailers and brands by dramatically improving their on-site search conversion, relevant product recommendations and demand forecasting.

Leadership Team

Photo of Lily AI's Purva Gupta, Co-Founder and CEO.
Purva Gupta
Co-Founder and CEO
Photo of Lily AI's co-founder, Sowmiya Narayanan.
Sowmiya Narayanan
Co-Founder and CTO
Lily AI's Byron Jones, VP of Product.
Byron Jones
VP of Product
Lily AI's Jay Hinman, VP of Marketing.
Jay Hinman
VP of Marketing
Lily AI's Ellen Hootman, VP of People
Ellen Hootman
VP of People
Photo of Lily AI's Mike Kowal, VP of Customer Success.
Mike Kowal
VP of Customer Success
Group of passionate Lily AI employees working together.

We're hiring!

We’re looking for smart people to help us power the present and future of e-commerce. You’ll work with some of the largest brands in retail and build products used by millions of their customers.

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