News - 23.05.2017

Unu, new generation e-scooter raises 7.5 M€ from qualified investors and Iris Capital

The Berlin mobility start-up Unu received a second significant round of funding in the amount of 7.5 M€ from well-known investors Capnamic Ventures, Iris Capital, NRW. Bank und Silicon Valley investor With the injection of fresh capital, the firm has brought to market an update of its electric scooter and is investing in the development of new product lines. It was in 2013 that unu was founded by three students, Elias Atahi, Pascal Blum and Mathieu Caudal. Since then the company has been honoured with many awards, including one from Forbes Magazine. Since 2017 the Berlin start-up has successfully expanded operations in Europe and notably France.