Matternet builds flying vehicles and intelligent control software, integrated into a complete solution for automated aerial logistics. Matternet M2 is designed to operate around people and infrastructure within urban, suburban and industrial environments. It brings end-to-end automation in bi-directional logistics with safe, precisely-controlled vehicles enabling unprecedented efficiency, reliability and cost-effectiveness. The product features automatic payload and battery exchange capability, intelligent routing and monitoring, precision landing and intuitive command and control.

Company Growth (employees)
Menlo Park, US
Size (employees)
23 (est)-8%
Matternet was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, US

Key People at Matternet

Andreas Raptopoulos

Andreas Raptopoulos

Co-Founder & CEO

Matternet Office Locations

Matternet has an office in Menlo Park
Menlo Park, US (HQ)
3511 Edison Way

Matternet Data and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$13 m

Latest funding size

$9.5 m

Time since last funding

about 1 year


Matternet's latest funding round in August 2016 was reported to be $9.5 m. In total, Matternet has raised $13 m

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Matternet News and Updates

Matternet cleared to fly blood samples in delivery drones over Swiss cities

 The Swiss Federal Office for Civil Aviation (FOCA) has granted Matternet a certification allowing their delivery drones to fly autonomously over cities at any time of day or night. Clearing this regulatory hurdle means that by early next year, Matternet partner Swiss Post plans to use the drones to…

Mercedes Benz and Matternet unveil vans that launch delivery drones

 Mercedes-Benz Vans and drone tech startup Matternet have created a concept car, or as they’re calling it a Vision Van, that could change the way small packages are delivered across short distances. The Vision Van’s rooftop serves as a launch and landing pad for Matternet’s new, Matternet 2 drones. …

Mercedes just invested in a drone company to help transform the way packages are delivered

Mercedes-Benz is betting that drones are the future of package delivery. The company announced on Wednesday a "multi-million dollar" investment in drone startup Matternet, which has developed a completely autonomous drone — the Matternet M2 — that can travel up to 12 miles …

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