Blacklane

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Blacklane is a company providing a global chauffeur service. It offers a mobile app and a website that allow customers, businesses, or travel agencies to book intercity rides, airport transfers, and chauffeur-hailing services.

TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQBerlin, DE
Websiteblacklane.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)305
Job Openings8
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Blacklane

Frank Steuer

Frank Steuer

Co-Founder & CTO
Jens Wohltorf

Jens Wohltorf

Co-Founder & CEO
Sascha Meskendahl

Sascha Meskendahl

CRO
Norbert Meinike

Norbert Meinike

Director of Marketing
Kirsteene Phelan

Kirsteene Phelan

Director of Customer Care
Marion Trautbeck-Kim

Marion Trautbeck-Kim

CFO
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Blacklane Office Locations

Blacklane has an office in Berlin
Berlin, DE (HQ)
Feurigstraße 59
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Blacklane Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2011

Blacklane total Funding

$108.5 m

Blacklane latest funding size

$26 m

Time since last funding

6 months ago

Blacklane investors

Blacklane's latest funding round in March 2021 was reported to be $26 m. In total, Blacklane has raised $108.5 m
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Blacklane Operating Metrics

Jan, 2018

Active Cities

250

Countries

50
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Blacklane Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

77/100

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Blacklane Online and Social Media Presence

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Blacklane Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    86/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    95/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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Blacklane News and Updates

Berlin’s Blacklane raises $26M to expand its high-end chauffeur-driven sustainable car service

As the Ubers of the world continue to scale, a smaller on-demand transportation startup has raised some funding in Germany, underscoring the opportunities that remain for startups in the space targeting specific service niches. Blacklane — the Berlin startup that provides on-demand black-car chauffe…

Berlin-based Blacklane raises €22 million, beefs up ride hailing and green travel initiatives

Berlin-based chauffeur service Blacklane has raised €22 million from existing investors, and plans to beef up its local and regional ride service as well as green travel. This fresh round of cash comes just three weeks after the announcement of Blacklane’s jump into the ride hailing game, and six we…

Berlin-based Blacklane jumps into ride hailing

Expanding beyond pre-scheduled rides, Berlin based Blacklane is now offering a chauffeur hailing service. The new offering is launching in New York City today, London and Dubai tomorrow, and Berlin and Paris on Thursday. Further rollout is scheduled for 21 cities across 11 countries by the end of th…

Blacklane is on the road to building a profitable on-demand transportation platform

Like it or loathe it, Uber changed the face of modern urban transportation by providing a relatively pain-free way to order a car to take you from A to B. But the company’s growth has done more than catapult Uber into the ranks of the biggest (and most-watched) tech companies: it’s helped open the d…

Blacklane Chauffeur Service Gives Sick Children VIP Treatment on the Road

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global chauffeur service Blacklane and national charity Miracle Flights are taking the stress out of airport transfers for families of sick children flying for medical treatment. Blacklane now offers Miracle Flights families free chauffeur service...

Blacklane to open New York and Los Angeles offices

Global chauffeur and airport concierge service Blacklane will open two US offices this fall. The New York and Los Angeles crew will grow business-to-business sales and improve Blacklane’s physical and digital services. Blacklane’s chauffeur service spans 71 US cities plus 12 more across the America…
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Blacklane Blogs

The evolution of luxury: 10 years of the S-Class

As we celebrate our 10-year anniversary, we look back at the evolution of our most popular vehicle - the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

Quiet places to work from in London

London is opening back up, and it’s much quieter than before.

Important updates to our Health & Safety standards

Gloves off, masks stay on.

Finding the perfect space to work remote in NYC

There’s been a monumental shift in where we work since COVID-19 hit, with many seeking out hourly, daily, or monthly workspaces as an alternative to going back to the office.

The importance of the 60min prior pickup button

Do you know why it's so important to press the "60min prior pickup button" before you start a journey and what can happen if you don’t press it in time?

Meet Ralph, Team Lead in market management at Blacklane

Welcome to our third installment of Meet the Crew, where we highlight some of the incredible people who work here at Blacklane.
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Blacklane Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Blacklane founded?

    Blacklane was founded in 2011.

  • Who are Blacklane key executives?

    Blacklane's key executives are Frank Steuer, Jens Wohltorf and Sascha Meskendahl.

  • How many employees does Blacklane have?

    Blacklane has 305 employees.

  • Who are Blacklane competitors?

    Competitors of Blacklane include Miovision, Nobina and Universal Logistics Holdings.

  • Where is Blacklane headquarters?

    Blacklane headquarters is located at Feurigstraße 59, Berlin.

  • Where are Blacklane offices?

    Blacklane has an office in Berlin.

  • How many offices does Blacklane have?

    Blacklane has 1 office.