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Bird is an electric vehicle sharing company. It provides a mobile app that gives users access to shared personal electric vehicles. The company offers new transportation options and invests in safety infrastructure.

TypePrivate
Founded2017
HQSanta Monica, CA, US
Websitebird.co
Overall CultureA

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)948(+2%)
Job Openings85
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Bird

Travis VanderZanden

Travis VanderZanden

Founder, CEO
Rebecca Hahn

Rebecca Hahn

Senior Vice President, Global Communications & Public Affairs
Stephen Schnell

Stephen Schnell

COO
Scott Rushforth

Scott Rushforth

Chief Visionary Officer
Chase Brogan

Chase Brogan

VP, Business
Justin Balthrop

Justin Balthrop

CTO
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Bird Office Locations

Bird has offices in Santa Monica and Amsterdam
Santa Monica, CA, US (HQ)
406 Broadway #369
Amsterdam, NL
Weesperstraat 61
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Bird Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2017

Bird total Funding

$765 m

Bird latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Bird investors

Bird's latest funding round in January 2020 was reported to be $75 m. In total, Bird has raised $765 m. Bird's latest valuation is reported to be $2.5 b.
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Bird Revenue

USD

Revenue (Jul, 2019)

15.0m

Net income (Jul, 2019)

(100.0m)

Market valuation

2.5b
USDJul, 2019E

Revenue

15.0m

Net Income

(100.0m)
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Bird Operating Metrics

Feb, 2018Jun, 2018Sep, 2018Oct, 2018Dec, 2018

Scooters

1 k1.6 k10.5 k

Rides

250 k10 m

Riders

50 k

Cities

100100120
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Bird Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CircJanuary 27, 2020
Scoot NetworksJune 12, 2019

Bird Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Bird Online and Social Media Presence

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Bird Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    80/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    A

    82/100

  • Diversity

    B

    75/100

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Bird News and Updates

China Reports First Case Of H10N3 Bird Flu Infecting A Human

A 41-year-old man was hospitalized after experiencing a worsening fever.

Next-gen Bird Three scooter comes with bigger battery and better software

Bird is rolling out a next-generation scooter with a bigger, longer-range battery and a diagnostic monitoring system to New York and Berlin this summer, as the micromobility startup seeks out ways to improve its margins and ultimately become profitable. The Bird Three, which is already available in …

Woman Who Called Cops on Black Bird Watcher Sues Over Her Firing

Woman Who Called Cops on Black Bird Watcher Sues Over Her Firing

Bird Architecture

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Bangladeshi super app hopeful Data Bird banks $3m in bridge round

Data Bird said it will invest the new funds in its fintech and digital advertising efforts.

Sequoia-backed e-scooter unicorn Bird just announced a SPAC. Here's 6 key takeaways from its investor deck

Summary List PlacementShared e-scooter startup Bird is going public via a SPAC deal after months of speculation. The special purpose acquisition company Switchback II Corporation will acquire Bird in a deal that values the scooter startup at $2.3 billion. Bird had been rumored to be in talks with …
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Bird Blogs

Bird Reaches 250+ Cities With Focus on Eco-Friendly Mobility in the Heartland

The need for sustainable mobility stretches far beyond big cities.  With lower population densities and... The post Bird Reaches 250+ Cities With Focus on Eco-Friendly Mobility in the Heartland appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

New Bird, Trenitalia Partnership Promotes Multimodal Mobility in Italy

It’s a big day for sustainable transportation in Italy.  Trenitalia and Bird, the country’s primary... The post New Bird, Trenitalia Partnership Promotes Multimodal Mobility in Italy appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

Bird Air Now Provides Eco-Friendly Mobility in 25+ Countries, Including Japan

Bird Air‘s most recent milestone is very good news for both the planet and those... The post Bird Air Now Provides Eco-Friendly Mobility in 25+ Countries, Including Japan appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

With Urban Mining, Recycled Bird Magnets Are Transforming Our Electric Future

You may not know much about rare earth magnets, but they’re a critically important part... The post With Urban Mining, Recycled Bird Magnets Are Transforming Our Electric Future appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

Proudly Supporting Organizations Who Stand Up for Pride

Bird believes in providing eco-friendly transportation for everyone.  Those last two words are important because... The post Proudly Supporting Organizations Who Stand Up for Pride appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

The New Bird Three Is Built to Be the World’s Most Eco-Conscious Scooter

Sustainability, safety and smart technology.  These are the principles that are moving the micromobility industry... The post The New Bird Three Is Built to Be the World’s Most Eco-Conscious Scooter appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.
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Bird Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bird founded?

    Bird was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Bird key executives?

    Bird's key executives are Travis VanderZanden, Rebecca Hahn and Stephen Schnell.

  • How many employees does Bird have?

    Bird has 948 employees.

  • Who are Bird competitors?

    Competitors of Bird include Spin, Lime and Skip Scooters.

  • Where is Bird headquarters?

    Bird headquarters is located at 406 Broadway #369, Santa Monica.

  • Where are Bird offices?

    Bird has offices in Santa Monica and Amsterdam.

  • How many offices does Bird have?

    Bird has 2 offices.