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Lime is a provider of a micro-mobility platform which distributes shared scooters, bikes and transit vehicles for short distance transportation. It offers an application to find a nearby bike in cities and campuses, scan and unlock, then park and lock the bike. The company's goal is to improve mobility in cities and campuses by empowering residents with cleaner, more efficient and affordable transportation options that improve urban sustainability.

HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)1,183(+2%)
Job Openings198
Revenue (Y, 2019)$420 M
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Lime

Brad Bao

Brad Bao

Co-Founder and Chairman
Wayne Ting

Wayne Ting

Toby Sun

Toby Sun

Co-Founder, Board advisor
Andrew Savage

Andrew Savage

VP, Head of Sustainability / Founding Team
Melissa Carson

Melissa Carson

Director, Global HR & Recruiting
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Lime Office Locations

Lime has offices in San Francisco, Arcueil, Paris and Dublin 4
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
85 2nd St, San Francisco
Arcueil, FR
65 Avenue François Vincent Raspail
Paris, FR
3 Rue Taylor
Dublin 4, IE
South Bank House, Barrow St
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Lime Financials and Metrics

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Lime total Funding

$935 m

Lime latest funding size

$170 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Lime investors

Lime's latest funding round in May 2020 was reported to be $170 m. In total, Lime has raised $935 m. Lime's latest valuation is reported to be $2.4 b.
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Lime Revenue

Lime's revenue was reported to be $420 m in Y, 2019

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Lime Operating Metrics

Lime's Registered Users was reported to be 500 k in Jun, 2018.
Oct, 2017Dec, 2017May, 2018Jun, 2018Jul, 2018Sep, 2018Dec, 2018Feb, 2019Apr, 2019


3 m6 m11.5 m26 m34 m50 m

Active Cities



27 k

Registered Users

250 k500 k
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Lime Cybersecurity Score

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Lime Online and Social Media Presence

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Lime Blogs

Lime Launches Lime Tours in Select Markets

A key goal at Lime is to make the experience of renting one of our vehicles feel as seamless as if our riders were using their very own vehicle. In addition to providing more convenient and reliable vehicle options, we also want Lime to be a bridge to (re)discovery for our riders. In thi…

Lime and Coca-Cola® Partnership Encourages Recycling by Offering Free Rides

Today, we’re thrilled to announce a partnership with Coca-Cola, aimed at rewarding people who are committed to recycling. To celebrate the nationwide availability of Coca-Cola Sip Sized™ bottles, made from 100% recycled plastic material (rPET)*, the companies are offering more than 40,00…

Lime Launches 1,000 Shared Scooters in NYC with Focus on Safety, Equity, and Accessibility

Start spreading the news! Today, we launched 1,000 electric scooters in New York City, to kick off the Department of Transportation’s East Bronx scooter sharing pilot program. Our operations in New York City will focus on safety and providing an equitable, sustainable, affordable way to …

Lime, Jelbi integration extends micromobility access in Berlin-Biesdorf

Lime is serious about getting people back to public transit.   Following ongoing transit integrations with Google Maps, Uber, CityMapper and most recently, Moovit, we are excited to announce Lime’s first-ever full-scale partnership with a public transit-provider, the BVG app Jelbi, the…

Lime and Moovit unlock the largest micromobility integration to date in global MaaS partnership

As we move toward our goal of making micromobility accessible to users across the world, we’re thrilled to announce our partnership with Moovit, a leading Mobility as a Service (MaaS) solutions provider. In the largest micromobility integration to date, in 117 cities across 20 countries …

Lime Celebrates 10 Million Rides in Los Angeles, Replacing Over 2.5 Million Car Trips

In a major milestone for a US city, we’re thrilled to share that Los Angeles riders recently surpassed the 10 million ride mark, traveling nearly 11 million miles via e-scooter, or 440 trips around earth’s equator.  Angelenos and their many visitors have clearly demonstrated how shared e…
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Lime Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lime founded?

    Lime was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Lime key executives?

    Lime's key executives are Brad Bao, Wayne Ting and Toby Sun.

  • How many employees does Lime have?

    Lime has 1,183 employees.

  • What is Lime revenue?

    Latest Lime annual revenue is $420 m.

  • What is Lime revenue per employee?

    Latest Lime revenue per employee is $355 k.

  • Who are Lime competitors?

    Competitors of Lime include Scoot Networks, Spin and Bird.

  • Where is Lime headquarters?

    Lime headquarters is located at 85 2nd St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Lime offices?

    Lime has offices in San Francisco, Arcueil, Paris and Dublin 4.

  • How many offices does Lime have?

    Lime has 4 offices.