Tech Company Financing Transactions

Getaround Funding Round

Cox Automotive, Menlo Ventures and SOSV invested in a $24 million Series B capital raise for Getaround. The funding round was announced by the company on 11/20/2014.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series B

Cox Automotive (Lead Investor) (David Liniado)

Menlo Ventures (Shervin Pishevar)


Triangle Peak Partners

Proceeds Purpose
This latest round of investment brings Getaround's total funding to over $40 million. With this strategic investment, Getaround will expand its on-demand carsharing service into major U.S. markets, starting with Oakland, Portland, and launching on the East Coast with Washington D.C.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
1157 Harrison St. MS 20-1
Moffett Field, CA 94103
Email Address
Social car sharing: Rent cars by the hour from people around you. Start renting out yours today and earn cash.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Sam Zaid
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VP - Engineering
Elliott Kroo
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VP - Marketing
Jessica Scorpio
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