Bestmile Announces Funding to Fuel Strategic Growth in Autonomous Mobility

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Investment Leads Expansion of Micro-Transit, Ridehailing and Multi-Modal Solutions San Francisco – USA, Lausanne – Switzerland, March 22, 2018 – Bestmile, the leading mobility platform that enables service providers to manage, operate and optimize autonomous vehicle fleets, today announced it has raised $11 million in a Series A funding round led by Road Ventures SA with participation from Partech Ventures, Groupe ADP, Airbus Ventures, Serena Capital and … Read More

Bestmile Hires Mobility Services Executive to Lead Worldwide Sales

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Michael Cottle Joins Management Team to Drive Customer Growth San Francisco – USA, Lausanne – Switzerland, February 28, 2018 – Bestmile, the leading mobility services platform that enables mobility providers to manage, operate and optimize autonomous vehicle fleets, today announced the appointment of Michael Cottle as Vice President of Sales and Customer Success to lead the company’s worldwide mobility service … Read More

Bestmile and Trapeze join forces to bring autonomous mobility to cities all around the globe

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Lausanne & Neuhausen am Rheinfall, 10 October 2016 – Trapeze is entering the autonomous mobility revolution with partner Bestmile to offer public transport agencies the world’s first solution for managing hybrid fleets with both autonomous and non-autonomous vehicles. The young Swiss company Bestmile has specialized in fleet management and optimization for autonomous vehicles. In future, Bestmile will work together closely … Read More

InnoTrans 2016

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Bestmile had the chance to exhibit at InnoTrans 2016 in Berlin from September 20th to 23rd. InnoTrans is the leading international trade fair for transport technology and takes places every two years in Berlin. Sub-divided into the five segments Railway Technology, Railway Infrastructure, Public Transport, Interiors and Tunnel Construction, InnoTrans occupies all 41 halls available at Berlin Exhibition Grounds. With a … Read More

Next Future Transportation and Bestmile are teaming up to deliver the next-generation autonomous mobility solution

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Pushing the autonomous mobility revolution forward, Bestmile and Next Future Transportation have formed a strategic partnership to integrate their respective technologies in order to offer an on-demand and modular autonomous transport system. This partnership will allow for the close integration of the modular self-driving vehicles of Silicon Valley’s Next Future Transportation, with the robust fleet management capabilities for autonomous vehicles … Read More

Bestmile Closes $2.5M Seed Round to Power and Optimize Fleets of Autonomous Vehicles

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Lausanne (Switzerland) & San Francisco (USA), July 21st 2016 – Bestmile, the Swiss startup providing a cloud-based fleet management platform designed to connect, operate and optimize any fleet of autonomous vehicles, officially announced the closing of its $2.5M seed round led by a renowned Swiss technology investor based in the Zurich area and completed by the US venture capital firm Perot … Read More

Bestmile’s first commercial project “SmartShuttle” is officially launched !

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The official public opening of the 2-year “SmartShuttle” project  was carried out on June 23rd in the City of Sion, Switzerland. From now on, Sion’s inhabitants and visitors will be able to experience fully autonomous mobility as part of their daily life.   The official inauguration of the “SmartShuttle” project took place in Sion, gathering together all the project partners … Read More

Bestmile partners with US-based Local Motors to launch autonomous electric shuttles system

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Lausanne (Switzerland), June 16th 2016 – Local Motors is entering the autonomous mobility market and they’re teaming up with Bestmile! Ready with an autonomous shuttle system called Olli, the US company is now launching the deployment of the system commercially.   Bestmile was chosen to be the project partner to provide its unrivaled expertise and turnkey solution for the management … Read More

Bestmile is one of the 10 Global Urban Innovators of 2016 !

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Every year, the New Cities Foundation selects the 10 most path-breaking startups and social enterprises in the world to join the community of Global Urban Innovators. The New Cities Foundation looks for cutting edge startups and social enterprises that use technology to address urban challenges in the following areas : Urban Mobility, Urban Infrastructure & Services, Health & Wellness and Placemaking. … Read More

Bestmile has officially presented its project with PostBus to the media in Sion (Switzerland)

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Two autonomous vehicles were introduced for the first time to the press by Bestmile, Navya and PostBus. It marks the first milestone for the two-year collaboration taking place in the city of Sion aiming to integrate a fleet of autonomous shuttles into public transportation systems. After the announcement of Bestmile’s first commercial contract with PostBus last November, the two partners … Read More