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Wondering who provided funding to RideCell? LG Electronics USA, DENSO International America and Initialized Capital joined the equity holders in this innovative transportation company.

Company Overview

Company Name
Company Status
Private & Independent
Funding Rounds

Contact Information

Mailing Address
514 Bryant St.
San Francisco, CA 94107
Email Address

Company Background Information

Founded in 2009, in a dispatch room at Georgia Tech, two friends Aarjav and Arun began with a vision to run the world better by making transportation simpler for everyone. They wanted to build a platform that would be easy to use and efficient.
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Last Transaction

Financing History

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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Aarjav Trivedi
  Aarjav Trivedi LinkedIn Profile  Aarjav Trivedi Twitter Account  Aarjav Trivedi News  Aarjav Trivedi on Facebook
Arun Elangovan
  Arun Elangovan LinkedIn Profile  Arun Elangovan Twitter Account  Arun Elangovan News  Arun Elangovan on Facebook
VP - Bus. Development
Philippe Huysmans
  Philippe Huysmans LinkedIn Profile  Philippe Huysmans Twitter Account  Philippe Huysmans News  Philippe Huysmans on Facebook
VP - Engineering
Fernando Ruarte
  Fernando Ruarte LinkedIn Profile  Fernando Ruarte Twitter Account  Fernando Ruarte News  Fernando Ruarte on Facebook
VP - Finance
Shiva Kumar
  Shiva Kumar LinkedIn Profile  Shiva Kumar Twitter Account  Shiva Kumar News  Shiva Kumar on Facebook
VP - Marketing
Mark Thomas
  Mark Thomas LinkedIn Profile  Mark Thomas Twitter Account  Mark Thomas News  Mark Thomas on Facebook
VP - Operations
Samyak Pandya
  Samyak Pandya LinkedIn Profile  Samyak Pandya Twitter Account  Samyak Pandya News  Samyak Pandya on Facebook
VP - Product Management
Lana Schuler
  Lana Schuler LinkedIn Profile  Lana Schuler Twitter Account  Lana Schuler News  Lana Schuler on Facebook
VP - Sales
Daniel McGehee
  Daniel McGehee LinkedIn Profile  Daniel McGehee Twitter Account  Daniel McGehee News  Daniel McGehee on Facebook

Company Investors

  • LG Electronics USA
  • DENSO International America
  • Initialized Capital
  • Solasta Ventures
  • Activate Venture Partners
  • Fort Ross Ventures
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Cox Automotive (David Liniado)
  • Penske Automotive
  • Munich Re/ HSB Ventures
  • Mitsui & Co.
  • Sony Innovation Fund
  • Khosla Ventures
  • Ally Financial
  • BNP Paribas Global Markets
  • Private Investors (Raj Atluru)
  • BMW i Ventures
  • Private Investors (Gokul Rajaram)
  • Private Investors (Mark Platshon)
  • Private Investors (Mehul Nariyawala)
  • Private Investors (Michael Granoff)
  • Private Investors (Navneet Dalal)




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