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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 Ratings4.2

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)1,125(+3%)
Job Openings143
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

Andrew Savage

Andrew Savage

VP, Head of Sustainability & Impact / Founding Team
David Richter

David Richter

Chief Business Officer
Melissa Carson

Melissa Carson

Director, Global HR & Recruiting
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Lime Office Locations

Lime has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
85 2nd St, San Francisco
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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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Market valuation

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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

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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 Announces First Source Program Hires and Community Partnerships For Local Hiring in SF

Today, we announced detailed plans to build on our success hiring and promoting local talent by working with community partners to host job fairs and create a lasting jobs pipeline in San Francisco. We also highlighted two hires made through San Francisco’s First Source Hiring Program Ro…

New York City selects Lime for inaugural e-scooter program

We’re thrilled to announce that Lime was today awarded a permit to provide e-scooter share services in New York City during its first-ever e-scooter pilot program. We’ll launch 1,000 e-scooters and will operate for a term of one year, with an option for the New York City Department of Tr…

Lime Joins National Complete Streets Coalition

  The National Complete Streets Coalition promotes the development and implementation of Complete Streets policies and professional practices.

Lime Offers Two Months of Its Subscription Service to Riders, for Free

We’re thrilled to offer riders two free months of Lime Pass, our subscription service, designed to help commuters and everyday riders get the most out of micromobility. To access this offer, all you have to do is select PayPal as your default payment option in the Lime app, then sign up …

Lime Mopeds Arrive in Washington

Today, Washington D.C. became the first city in the world to welcome Lime mopeds, also making it the first to offer all three Lime modes. Over the next few weeks there will be a total of 600 e-mopeds in the District. Now, with mopeds, bikes and scooters, D.C. riders can find a shared, el…

Sydney helps Lime riders save on public transport with first-in-the-world incentivisation program for sustainable commuting

After a difficult year, cities around the world are looking ahead to recovery, and at Lime, we're stepping up to help them get moving. In Sydney, Australia, we're partnering with the New South Wales government on a first-in-the-world program that will incentivise sustainable, multimodal …
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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 1,125 employees.

  • What is Lime revenue?

    Latest Lime annual revenue is $420 m.

  • What is Lime revenue per employee?

    Latest Lime revenue per employee is $373.3 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 an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Lime have?

    Lime has 1 office.