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Nexar develops Dashcam, a mobile application that offers insights and alerts about surrounding cars and enables users to provide feedback and alerts to other drivers on the road. The Company’s application records the road while driving; detects a hard break or an accident; records past, present, and future of an incident; and automatically creates an incident and uploads it to the cloud.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQTel Aviv-Yafo, IL
Websitegetnexar.com
Employee Ratings4.5

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)102(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Nexar

Eran Shir

Eran Shir

CEO & CO-Founder
Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz

Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz

CTO & Co-Founder
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Nexar Office Locations

Nexar has offices in Tel Aviv-Yafo, New York and San Francisco
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL (HQ)
58 HaRakevet St
New York, NY, US
69 Charlton St
San Francisco, CA, US
25 Taylor St, San Francisco
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Nexar Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2015

Nexar total Funding

$96.5 m

Nexar latest funding size

$52 m

Time since last funding

9 months ago

Nexar investors

Nexar's latest funding round in April 2020 was reported to be $52 m. In total, Nexar has raised $96.5 m
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Nexar Operating Metrics

Apr, 2020

Cities

1 k

Monthly Covered Distance, miles

70 m
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Nexar Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Nexar Online and Social Media Presence

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Nexar News and Updates

Nationwide's venture partnership with Nexar helps create safer roadways

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the announcement to deploy more than $100 million of venture capital in customer-centric solutions, one of many investments delivering value is Nationwide's partnership with Nexar, a mobility startup focused on promoting safer driving. A...

This API can predict the state of traffic lights across a city

Traffic lights are society’s equalizer. Rich or poor, you’ve got to wait for them to change. Waiting in a static line of diesel-spluttering SUVs on a warm summer day is just one of those universal experiences that everyone can relate to. But what if you could predict the state of traffic lights, and…

Nexar raises $30M to protect drivers with its AI-powered dashcam app

Israel-based startup Nexar believes that we don’t have to wait for the self-driving car revolution to make the roads safer with artificial intelligence. Today the company announced that it has raised $30 million in funding for its AI-powered dashcam app. The Series B funding round was led by Ibex In…

Israeli road hazard warning app Nexar raises $30 million: Reuters

Israel-based Nexar, whose technology warns drivers of real-time road hazards, said on Wednesday it raised $30 million in a financing round led by Ibex Ventures.

Israel’s Nexar raises $30 million for its car safety technology

Car tech firm Nexar has raised $30 million led by Ibex Ventures with participation from new and existing backers Alibaba Innovation Ventures, Nationwide Insurance, Aleph, Mosaic Ventures, Slow Ventures, True Ventures, and Tusk Ventures. The AI-enabled automotive technology, which is used by consumer…

Nexar raises $30 million for AI dashcam app

Nexar, a dashcam recording app that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to analyze road conditions and warn of hazardous events, has raised $30 million in a series B round of funding led by Ibex Investors, with participation from Alibaba Innovation Ventures, Mosaic Ventures, Nationwide Insurance, Alep…

Nexar Blogs

Unmasking face mask use: is there a difference between what people self- report and what they…

Unmasking face mask use: is there a difference between what people self-report and what they actually do?Real-time imagery can help understand how behaviour on the streets impacts the spread of COVID-19We’ve all heard the debates about wearing face masks during the Coronavirus pandemic. We’d like to…

Helping make Ohio’s roads safer

In the last 10 years, there have been almost 60,000 road incidents involving work zones in Ohio, with more than 14,000 of them resulting in either injuries or fatalities. Last year was the worst year for work zone crashes resulting in a record-high 6,574 work zones crashes in Ohio; a 40 percent incr…

Nexar Mobility Report (V2)

A few weeks ago we published our first mobility report. We’re back with more interesting data!To download the entire report please go hereTo download the entire report please go hereThe increase in driving activity across our US network since mid-May is clearly supportive of an economic reopening st…

Nexar-powered Scosche cameras are now on sale at Walmart & Costco

When people pair a smart Nexar dash cam with the Nexar app, they join our connected network, where every vehicle is learning in real time about its surroundings thanks to other vehicles around it. Hard brakes, collisions, oncoming traffic — it’s a virtuous circle of information sharing.Over the past…

Nexar Mobility Report

COVID-19 Nexar Mobility ReportOver 50-thousand commuter and professional drivers across the US utilize Nexar’s intelligent, connected dash cam system, capturing over 60-million miles per month. Nexar extracts and refines the dash cam footage using advanced AI and combines it with mobility data to de…

Nexar’s $52 million Series C and a new data product to help fight COVID-19

My co-founder Bruno and I started Nexar on a mission to eliminate road collisions worldwide by using vision-based technology to alert drivers to dangers ahead in real time. When people pair a Nexar-powered smart dash cam with the Nexar app, they join our connected network, where every vehicle is lea…
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Nexar Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Nexar founded?

    Nexar was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Nexar key executives?

    Nexar's key executives are Eran Shir and Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz.

  • How many employees does Nexar have?

    Nexar has 102 employees.

  • Who are Nexar competitors?

    Competitors of Nexar include Nauto, Zoox and Optimus Ride.

  • Where is Nexar headquarters?

    Nexar headquarters is located at 58 HaRakevet St, Tel Aviv-Yafo.

  • Where are Nexar offices?

    Nexar has offices in Tel Aviv-Yafo, New York and San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Nexar have?

    Nexar has 3 offices.