Alvaro Gonçalves Joins Bestmile as VP of Engineering

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Bestmile announces that Alvaro Gonçalves has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering. Alvaro Gonçalves is an experienced engineering leader with expertise in defining strategy and shaping teams to rapidly build and deliver new products and to scale engineering to accommodate growth. As Vice President of Engineering at Bestmile, he will manage the people and processes that build the … Read More

Bestmile Teams with StreetDrone to Add Autonomous & Connected Vehicle Management to Xenos Platform

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LAUSANNE – SWITZERLAND – Jan. 29, 2019 – Bestmile, the leading mobility services platform used to plan, manage, and optimize autonomous and human-driven vehicle fleets, today announced that it has partnered with StreetDrone, maker of intelligent, connected self-driving technology. The integration of the Bestmile Mobility Services Platform into StreetDrone’s Xenos platform enables StreetDrone to offer a complete vehicle and mobility … Read More

Bestmile Appoints Jérôme Caillaud to Role of Head of Product

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Jerome Caillaud Head of Product Bestmile

Bestmile has appointed Jérôme Caillaud to the position of Head of Product. As Head of Product, Jérôme Caillaud is responsible for guiding the Bestmile Mobility Services Platform product roadmap and for leading the product management team. Jérôme brings a wide range of experience leading the development of software platforms in the connected car industry, and in bringing innovative new products … Read More

Bestmile Appoints Marco Laumanns to Role of Chief Technology Officer

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Bestmile has appointed Marco Laumanns, VP of Research to the position of Chief Technology Officer. Since joining Bestmile in 2017, Marco has led the company’s research agenda including the development of proprietary ride matching and dispatching algorithms. This core technology enables the Bestmile Mobility Services Platform to plan, deploy, and optimize services that can be tailored to passenger and operator … Read More

Lohr Group and CTS Launch Trial of Electric Shuttles Managed by Bestmile

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Lohr Group recently announced that it’s innovative, coupled (two cars with 16 passengers max each) Cristal vehicles will be used in a trial project by Compagnie des Transports Strasbourgeois (CTS) in Strasbourg, France. The trial of the human-driven electric shuttles will take place from December 3 to 21. The service will be managed by the Bestmile Mobility Services Platform, which … Read More

INIT and Bestmile to offer Mobility Solutions for Driverless Fleets Integrated in Public Transport Systems

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INIT and Bestmile Partnership

Bestmile and INIT, the leading supplier of integrated planning, dispatching, telematics and ticketing systems for bus and rail networks, today announced a partnership to incorporate driverless vehicles into public transport in order to provide fully integrated mobility solutions. The companies will collaborate closely to integrate their respective backend software platforms to offer turn-key solutions that allow public transport operators to … Read More

Bestmile Joins the World Business Council for Sustainable Development

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Bestmile has joined nearly 200 forward-thinking companies as the newest member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). By connecting with WBCSD’s network of forward-thinking businesses, across a variety of sectors, Bestmile can increase its impact on global sustainability. Read more.

New Ridehailing Business Alto Selects Bestmile Technology to Manage and Optimize First-of-its-Kind Mobility Experience

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Bestmile’s Mobility Services Platform Enables Alto to Accelerate Time to Market and Offer Differentiated Service SAN FRANCISCO — Nov. 8, 2018 — Bestmile, the leading mobility services platform used to plan, manage, and optimize autonomous and human-driven vehicle fleets, today announced that Alto, a new Dallas-based ridehailing business, will launch the first phase of its service next week, with on-demand … Read More

Bestmile Offers New Professional Consulting Service for Mobility Providers to Accurately Plan for New Mobility Services  

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New Service Design Offering Leverages Bestmile’s Proven Dispatching Logic and Optimization Algorithms to Reduce Risk and Accelerate Time to Market for New Mobility Services Bestmile announced its new Professional Consulting Service based on its Mobility Services Platform and advanced simulation capabilities. Called the Service Design Offering, the consulting service enables mobility providers to accurately plan and analyze service performance in … Read More

Bestmile Integrates and Demonstrates Mobility Services Platform with Lohr Cristal Vehicles

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Innovative Lohr Cristal vehicles can now be fully integrated with Bestmile’s Mobility Services Platform and a trial in France is expected before end of year. Bestmile announced the expansion of the company’s OEM partnerships with the platform’s integration with Lohr Cristal vehicles and a demonstration project in France later this year. “This project will demonstrate how Bestmile’s technology can be deeply integrated with an OEM vehicle to enable new mobility services,” said Raphael Gindrat, CEO and cofounder of Bestmile. “The trial will showcase … Read More