Planet Smart City

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Planet Smart City is a company that specializes in smart housing. It builds cities and neighbourhoods in countries with large housing deficits, providing infrastructure, urban planning, home automation, air quality control systems and security. The company offers the Planet App that manages smart solutions and creates a circular economy within each community.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQLondon, GB
Websiteplanetsmartcity.com

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)181(+4%)

Key People/Management at Planet Smart City

Alan Marcus

Alan Marcus

Chief Digital Strategy Officer
Susanna Marchionni

Susanna Marchionni

CEO
Angelo Bestazzi

Angelo Bestazzi

Chief Human Resources Officer
Daniele Russolillo

Daniele Russolillo

Global COO & Deputy CEO
Gabriele Pala

Gabriele Pala

Group CFO
Stefano Buono

Stefano Buono

Chairman
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Planet Smart City Office Locations

Planet Smart City has offices in London, Fortaleza, Pune and Torino
London, GB (HQ)
2nd Floor, 22 Eastcheap, Billingsgate
Fortaleza, BR
Av. Des. Moreira, 760 - Meireles
Pune, IN
Dhole Patil Rd, Sangamvadi
Torino, IT
Corso Valdocco, 2
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Planet Smart City Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2015

Planet Smart City total Funding

$26.6 m

Planet Smart City latest funding size

$26.6 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago
Planet Smart City's latest funding round in January 2020 was reported to be $26.6 m. In total, Planet Smart City has raised $26.6 m
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Planet Smart City Online and Social Media Presence

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Planet Smart City News and Updates

British startup Planet Smart City partners with UN-Habitat on slum upgrading initiatives in Kenya

Today Planet Smart City, the British startup revolutionizing smart affordable housing who we recently featured due to their expansion in Brazil and €24 million funding round, has announced a partnership with UN-Habitat (the UN agency responsible for promoting socially and environmentally sustainable…

UK-based Planet Smart City expands further in Brazil with its 4th smart city

The UK-based startup Planet Smart City, the global leader in smart affordable housing, is announcing expanding its presence in Brazil with the launch of its fourth smart city in the country: Smart City Aquiraz. The 200-hectare site will be home to more than 18,000 residents. Through its unique propt…

Planet Smart City Blogs

Planet Smart City creates exclusive platform with Kolte-Patil Developers to launch 15,000 housing units*

Planet Smart City, the global leader in smart affordable housing, is pleased to announce the extension of its exclusive partnership with Pune-based Kolte-Patil Developers, a leading real-estate player, to propel Planet’s Indian business over the next 3 years. The expansion will focus on a collaborat…

New smart solution in Quartiere Giardino: E-Vai electric car-sharing

Residents of Quartiere Giardino can now take advantage of a new sustainable service: electric car-sharing by E-Vai. E-Vai’s shared mobility system has a low environmental impact and helps eliminate the cost of owning a private car for residents. Quartiere Giardino, a residential complex on the outsk…

Planet Smart City and Enel X launch strategic partnership

Planet Smart City has signed an international agreement with Enel X, the Enel Group business line dedicated to innovative energy services. Supporting Planet’s projects in Brazil, Enel X will provide a variety of IoT-enabled products and services, including intelligent streetlights and smart home dev…

Quartiere Giardino residents offered discounted home sanitation services

As part of continued efforts to provide useful solutions and services for residents of our neighbourhoods, we have signed an agreement with Lowrance and Simrad in Italy. The company is an authorised distributor of Logysan – a device that uses germicidal UV-C that renders bacteria and viruses inactiv…

Adopting a co-design process to empower communities

At Planet Smart City, we strive to address the needs of residents in the development of our neighbourhoods by actively involving them in their own communities. To achieve our goal of creating sustainable, socially inclusive and technologically connected smart projects, we have adopted a co-design pr…

Smart City Aquiraz: houses designed to make dreams come true

Our Co-founder and Brazil CEO, Susanna Marchionni, explores how Planet’s high-quality affordable development, Smart City Aquiraz, is designed and built to make dreams come true. One of the greatest dreams for anyone is to own their own home – a place for the family to feel safe and happy. At Planet,…
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Planet Smart City Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Planet Smart City founded?

    Planet Smart City was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Planet Smart City key executives?

    Planet Smart City's key executives are Alan Marcus, Susanna Marchionni and Angelo Bestazzi.

  • How many employees does Planet Smart City have?

    Planet Smart City has 181 employees.

  • Who are Planet Smart City competitors?

    Competitors of Planet Smart City include Global Links, KBM Group and Fiskarhedenvillan.

  • Where is Planet Smart City headquarters?

    Planet Smart City headquarters is located at 2nd Floor, 22 Eastcheap, Billingsgate, London.

  • Where are Planet Smart City offices?

    Planet Smart City has offices in London, Fortaleza, Pune and Torino.

  • How many offices does Planet Smart City have?

    Planet Smart City has 5 offices.