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Aurora is a company developing software and hardware for the self-driving vehicle industry. It aims to transform the way people move by increasing safety, expanding access, revitalizing cities, and reducing the time people spend in cars.

TypePrivate
Founded2017
HQMountain View, CA, US
Websiteaurora.tech
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)733(+8%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Aurora

Drew Bagnell

Drew Bagnell

Co-Founder
Chris Urmson

Chris Urmson

CEO
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Aurora Office Locations

Aurora has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
280 N Bernardo Ave
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Aurora Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2017

Aurora total Funding

$690 m

Aurora latest funding size

$70 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Aurora investors

Aurora's latest funding round in June 2019 was reported to be $70 m. In total, Aurora has raised $690 m. Aurora's latest valuation is reported to be $10 b.
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Aurora Revenue

Market valuation

10.0b
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Aurora Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Blackmore Sensors and AnalyticsMay 24, 2019

Aurora Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Aurora Online and Social Media Presence

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Aurora Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    79/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    81/100

  • Compensation

    B

    78/100

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Aurora News and Updates

Aurora St. Lukes Medical Center Ranked No. 1 Hospital in Southeastern Wisconsin by U.S. News & World Report for Second Consecutive Year

MILWAUKEE – For the second consecutive year, Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center has been named the top hospital in Southeastern Wisconsin by U.S. News & World Report in rankings released today. Aurora St. Luke’s was also ranked the No. 2 hospital in Wisconsin, and ranked in the national Top 50 in …

Alcanna Inc. (formerly Liquor Stores N.A. Ltd.) Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results

EDMONTON, Alberta, Aug. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alcanna Inc. (the “Company” or “Alcanna”) (TSX: CLIQ) today reported its results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2018.

Amazon’s Aurora Serverless database is now live

Cloud computing leader Amazon Web Services Inc. today said its Amazon Aurora Serverless database is now generally available after launching in beta test last November at its AWS re:Invent conference. The company said Amazon Aurora Serverless is essentially just a new deployment option for its popul…

USDA-Backed "Factory Farm" Takeover of Organic Milk Production Crushing Family-Scale Farmers and Forcing Them Out of Business

CORNUCOPIA, Wis., Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cornucopia Institute, a prominent organic industry watchdog, has just released a comprehensive history and study of organic dairying, exposing how "factory farms," some milking as many as 15,000 cows in desert-like conditions in the...

USDA-Backed "Factory Farm" Takeover of Organic Milk Production Crushing Family-Scale Farmers and Forcing Them Out of Business

CORNUCOPIA, Wis., Aug. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cornucopia Institute, a prominent organic industry watchdog, has just released a comprehensive history and study of organic dairying, exposing how "factory farms," some milking as many as 15,000 cows in desert-like conditions in the...

Global Cannabis Industry Growth Continues to Impress as Expansions Gain Momentum

PALM BEACH, Florida, August 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketNewsUpdates.com News Commentary The global Cannabis industry is becoming increasingly competitive as international distribution agreements are allowing leaders in various countries to tap into lucrative new markets. Cannabis has...
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Aurora Blogs

Aurora Voices with Nat Beuse

Nat Beuse is inspired by saving lives. Before coming to Aurora, he oversaw automated-vehicle developments for the Department of Transportation and led the safety team at Uber ATG.

The power of FMCW Lidar + Scale: Why acquiring OURS lidar unlocks the commercialization of the Aurora Driver

There are some undeniable truths in life: death, taxes, and the fact that you can’t pursue self-driving vehicles if you don’t have lidar that has long-range sensing capabilities and a cost-effective way to scale.

Mobility for All: Launching the Aurora Driver on ride-hailing networks with Toyota and Denso

Today, Aurora is excited to become part of that vision and announce our latest milestone: a long-term, global, and strategic collaboration with Toyota and Denso, one of the largest global manufacturers and tier-one automotive suppliers, respectively, to build and globally deploy self-driving cars at…

In it for the long haul: teaming up with PACCAR to build and deploy self-driving trucks

Today we’re excited to share we’ve reached a significant milestone in delivering our first product, a driverless truck.
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Aurora Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Aurora founded?

    Aurora was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Aurora key executives?

    Aurora's key executives are Drew Bagnell and Chris Urmson.

  • How many employees does Aurora have?

    Aurora has 733 employees.

  • Who are Aurora competitors?

    Competitors of Aurora include Argo AI, Apex.AI and Nuro.

  • Where is Aurora headquarters?

    Aurora headquarters is located at 280 N Bernardo Ave, Mountain View.

  • Where are Aurora offices?

    Aurora has an office in Mountain View.

  • How many offices does Aurora have?

    Aurora has 1 office.