Intelligent Mechatronic Systems

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    IMS is a leader in telematics and infotainment technologies, including the convergence of both technologies in delivering the ultimate Connected Car™ experience. The company’s innovations are pioneering the Connected Car™ category while adding more purpose to every journey by making drivers smarter, safer and greener. IMS is privately held with approximately 100 employees distributed across key engineering and support centers in the United States, Canada and the Middle East. IMS headquarters are located in Waterloo, Ontario, the heart of Canada’s Technology Triangle. IMS was founded in 1999 by Dr. Otman Basir, a leading intelligent systems expert, and the company’s CEO, President and technology visionary. From its early success in developing automotive safety products, IMS is dedicated to vehicle safety and intelligence, evolving beyond vehicle component applications to include industry-leading, award-winning connected vehicle solutions that greatly enhance driver behavior, improve productivity and make it safer for drivers to acquire and manage critical information efficiently whenever required. Through continuous innovation and forward-looking innovations, IMS has developed a portfolio of more than 140 Connected Car™ patents and patents-pending across a diverse range of technologies throughout North America, Europe, the Middle East and Australia. IMS is ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 registered, ISO 27000 compliant, and has a strong relationship with multiple universities for joint research projects and advancement of core technologies. The IMS DriveSync® Connected Car™ platform builds on over a decade of IMS proprietary technology and research and development conducted within IMS.
    HQWaterloo, CA
    Employee Ratings2.7

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    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)164(+2%)
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    Key People/Management at Intelligent Mechatronic Systems

    Otman Basir

    Otman Basir

    President and CEO
    Brian Trnkus

    Brian Trnkus

    Ibrahim Mohamed

    Ibrahim Mohamed

    Mohamed Hamoodi

    Mohamed Hamoodi

    Vice President, Corporate Affairs
    Ben Miners

    Ben Miners

    Vice President, Innovation
    Doug Swanson

    Doug Swanson

    Vice President, Engineering
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    Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Office Locations

    Intelligent Mechatronic Systems has offices in Waterloo, Deerfield, München and Crewe
    Waterloo, CA (HQ)
    435 King St N
    Waterloo, CA
    101-445 Wes Graham Way
    München, DE
    Reichenbachstraße 37
    Crewe, GB
    Global House, Westmere Dr
    Deerfield, IL, US
    500 Lake Cook Rd #350
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    British Insurance Awards 2021 Reveals Carrot Insurance as Finalist for Personal Lines Broker of the Year

    Carrot Insurance recognized for focus on COVID-19 response with policyholders Carrot Insurance has been listed as a top finalist for 2021 Personal Lines Broker – a recognition made this week by the British Insurance Awards because of Carrot’s strong and measured response to the COVD-19 pandemic. Saf…

    Support learner drivers or risk more accidents, insurer warns. Carrot teams up with RoadHow to support new drivers and plug the Covid learning gap

    Insurers are warning that learner drivers need to be better supported after they pass their driving test in the wake of Covid-19, following the resumption of tests on 22 April. Around 420,000 learner drivers are currently sat in a backlog and have not been able to take their test because of pandemic…

    IMS signs partnership with Turo, car sharing market set to grow

    Leading vehicle and driving data business, IMS, has teamed up with Turo, the world’s largest car sharing marketplace, to offer a telematics-based vehicle security package to car owners using its platform. Now, vehicle owners (called hosts) who work with Turo can get IMS’ class-leading telematics har…

    Paul Stacy joins IMS in Global Business Development role.

    Paul Stacy, founder of Wunelli and serial telematics technology entrepreneur, has joined IMS from LexisNexis Risk Solutions, where he held the roles of R&D Director and Director of Automotive Development, EMEA. He takes on the new role of Global Business Development Director at IMS, reporting to…

    ISO 27001 Accreditation Update

    We are delighted to announce that in November 2020, IMS passed an 8 day audit of its security controls and systems by the British Assessment Bureau for accreditation of ISO270001 standards.  This is the 3rd year IMS has completed this accreditation, giving rise to a much much deeper examination into…

    Digital Transformation In Insurance: How to Avoid Being Blindsided by InsurTech Disruption

    Insurers are Rediscovering an Essential Truth: The Need to Provide Genuine Consumer Value as a Key Driver of Business Success Digital transformation has dramatically disrupted a number of businesses across horizontal and vertical markets, spanning both business-to-business and business…
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    Intelligent Mechatronic Systems Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Intelligent Mechatronic Systems founded?

      Intelligent Mechatronic Systems was founded in 1999.

    • Who are Intelligent Mechatronic Systems key executives?

      Intelligent Mechatronic Systems's key executives are Otman Basir, Brian Trnkus and Ibrahim Mohamed.

    • How many employees does Intelligent Mechatronic Systems have?

      Intelligent Mechatronic Systems has 164 employees.

    • Who are Intelligent Mechatronic Systems competitors?

      Competitors of Intelligent Mechatronic Systems include WM Motor, Octo Telematics and Carvoyant.

    • Where is Intelligent Mechatronic Systems headquarters?

      Intelligent Mechatronic Systems headquarters is located at 435 King St N, Waterloo.

    • Where are Intelligent Mechatronic Systems offices?

      Intelligent Mechatronic Systems has offices in Waterloo, Deerfield, München and Crewe.

    • How many offices does Intelligent Mechatronic Systems have?

      Intelligent Mechatronic Systems has 5 offices.