The BMW Group continues adding innovative mobility services under the brand BMW i.
The company’s venture capital company, BMW i Ventures, is announcing a new investment in Zendrive.
Zendrive is a company that uses data and analytics to improve driving. This latest investment will add to the number of BMW investments which currently includes JustPark, Chargepoint, Life360, Chargemaster, and MyCityWay.
“I am delighted that BMW i Ventures is making another strategic investment. This is the first in a series of investment announcements that will be made in the months ahead,” says Ulrich Quay, Managing Director of BMW i Ventures, LLC. “Zendrive offers a great addition to our portfolio and advances the BMW Group vision of convenient, safe and efficient mobility. BMW and Zendrive will explore ways to co-operate on innovative, car-related services in order to make the in-car mobility experience even smoother by optimizing commuting and driving patterns for a safer, more convenient ride.”
Jonathan Matus, CEO of Zendrive: “As a partner and investor, BMW’s guidance is incredibly valuable in our effort to rethink transportation. Their commitment to supporting safe, effective and affordable Mobility Services aligns well with Zendrive’s driver analytics tools that will improve transportation for everyone.”