Funding

Atlassian co-founders back e-bike startup Zoomo in $80 million series B

- November 15, 2021 2 MIN READ

Atlassian co-founders Mike Cannon-Brookes and Scott Farquhar have backed electric delivery bike startup Zoomo in an A$80 million series B. The round was led by Grok Ventures, Cannon-Brookes’ family VC, supported by Farquhar’s private VC, Skip Capital and ArcTern Ventures. Existing investors, AirTree Ventures, the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC), Contrarian Ventures and Maniv Mobility also participated in the round.… Read more »

Funding

Homegrown e-bike startup Zoomo pedals $16 million raise

- May 4, 2021 2 MIN READ

Australian e-bike venture Zoomo has raised $16 million in a fresh round just eight months after a $16 million series A. The new raise, led by AirTree Ventures as a new investor, also saw existing backers the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC), Maniv Mobility and Contrarian Ventures. Cleantech-focused US investors Winthrop Square and Wisdom VC… Read more »

News & Analysis

Subscription e-bike venture Bolt Bikes raises $16 million as it rebrands and expands globally

- August 25, 2020 2 MIN READ

An e-bike subscription venture founded by a former Deliveroo executive and a Bain & Co consultant has raised $16 million, with the government owned Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) tipping in $7 million towards the startup’s expansion in Australian and overseas. Hana Ventures, Maniv Mobility and Contrarian Ventures also took equity stakes in Bolt Bikes,… Read more »