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Nauto is a company developing an AI-based safety solution for commercial fleets. It offers a driver safety system which assesses how a driver interacts with a vehicle and the road ahead to reduce distracted driving and collisions.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQPalo Alto, CA, US
Websitenauto.com
Employee Ratings3.8
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)143
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Nauto

Stefan Heck

Stefan Heck

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Board Member
Karen C. Francis

Karen C. Francis

Board Member
Ganesh Thonse

Ganesh Thonse

Vice President of Systems Engineering
Yoav Banin

Yoav Banin

Chief Product Officer
Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman

Board Member
Peter Kosak

Peter Kosak

Board Member
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Nauto Office Locations

Nauto has offices in Palo Alto, Dublin 2 and Chiyoda City
Palo Alto, CA, US (HQ)
220 Portage Ave
Dublin 2, IE
39 St Stephen's Green, Saint Peter's
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Nauto Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2015

Nauto total Funding

$173.9 m

Nauto latest funding size

$159 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Nauto investors

Nauto's latest funding round in July 2017 was reported to be $159 m. In total, Nauto has raised $173.9 m
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Nauto Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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Nauto Online and Social Media Presence

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Nauto Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    90/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    92/100

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Nauto News and Updates

Nauto Joins Geotab Marketplace to Deliver Real-Time Insights for Fleet Management

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nauto®, the leading provider of artificial intelligence-powered driver and fleet safety products, today announced the availability of its Driver and Fleet Safety Platform on the Geotab Marketplace, a go-to source for top organizations seeking t…

Donlen Partners With Nauto To Improve Fleet Safety

LOUISVILLE, Ky., April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NAFA INSTITUTE AND EXPO -- Donlen, a customer-centric and technically advanced provider of financing and fleet management solutions, has partnered with Nauto, an AI-technology company to improve the safety of commercial fleets. With the...

Nauto Selects Sprint Curiosity™ IoT as a Connectivity Provider for Fleet Management Portfolio

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint (NYSE: S) today announced that Nauto® has selected Curiosity™ IoT as one of its connectivity providers for its intelligent driver safety system. Sprint will also continue as a distributor for Nauto's rich fleet management products...

Nauto Selects Sprint Curiosity™ IoT as a Connectivity Provider for Fleet Management Portfolio

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint (NYSE: S) today announced that Nauto® has selected Curiosity™ IoT as one of its connectivity providers for its intelligent driver safety system. Sprint will also continue as a distributor for Nauto's rich fleet management products...

Nauto will notify drivers when they’re distracted in real-time

Nauto, the transportation company that aims to make human drivers safer and train autonomous vehicles for all types of scenarios, has just launched Prevent. Nauto Prevent is designed to prevent distracted driving by notifying drivers when they’ve had their eyes off the road for too long. Nauto Preve…

Reid Hoffman talks transportation safety with CEO of AI startup Nauto (podcast)

GUEST: Traffic accidents are one of the leading causes of death in the United States. Fully automated vehicles promise a new era in car safety, but completely self-driving cars on roads are still in the future. With this in mind, Nauto is rethinking transportation by using AI technology to learn how…

Nauto Blogs

Welcoming our Newest Naut: Peter Kosak, Vice President of Automotive

Nauto continues to hire some of the best and brightest from both the tech and automotive industries. Today, we’re pleased to announce our latest addition to the executive team, Peter Kosak, Vice President of Automotive. In this role, Peter will work with automotive OEMs and auto manufact…

Nauto Engineering: Deep Learning for Distracted Driving Detection

Artificial intelligence (AI) is beginning to revolutionize a wide range of industries, most notably the automotive industry. While self-driving cars are making many headlines, most experts agree it will still be many years before human drivers are off the roads. In 2017 alone, NHTSA repo…

Nauto 2018: Making an Impact on Road Safety

Nauto’s mission is to make driving safer and smarter and as we look back on 2018 we are grateful for our partners and customers who helped us make this happen. Since launching our original product, Nauto Coach, in April 2017 we’re now in over 250 fleets across the United States, Japan, a…

Even as AV hype quiets, technology making cars safer

 As recent reports about the technical and social challenges of self-driving cars make clear, we are still in the teenage years of autonomy. Even Waymo — with more than 10 million miles of autonomous driving data and undoubtedly the biggest head start — has acknowledged that level-5 auto…

Inside Nauto with Newfel Harrat, VP of Systems

As Vice President of Systems, Newfel Harrat leads systems engineering at Nauto, where he brings extensive domestic and international experience in R&D, project management, and software systems architecture. His passion for solving end-to-end problems has led him to organizations rang…

Behind the Scenes of Nauto’s First Hackathon

At Nauto, our mission is to make driving safer and smarter. Since introducing Nauto Coach last year, we’ve already surpassed our initial goal for reducing collisions and have helped reduce claims by over 35% for commercial fleets.  Our commitment to improving road safety is driven by ou…
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Nauto Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nauto founded?

    Nauto was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Nauto key executives?

    Nauto's key executives are Stefan Heck, Karen C. Francis and Ganesh Thonse.

  • How many employees does Nauto have?

    Nauto has 143 employees.

  • Who are Nauto competitors?

    Competitors of Nauto include NetraDyne, Nexar and FiveAI.

  • Where is Nauto headquarters?

    Nauto headquarters is located at 220 Portage Ave, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Nauto offices?

    Nauto has offices in Palo Alto, Dublin 2 and Chiyoda City.

  • How many offices does Nauto have?

    Nauto has 3 offices.