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Bolt (formerly Taxify) is a company that creates an international transportation platform. Its mobile based ride hailing application allows users to search and book for taxi services in Europe and Africa.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQTallinn, EE
Websitebolt.eu
Employee Ratings4.5

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2020)1,552(+7%)
Job Openings26
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Bolt

Markus Villig

Markus Villig

Co-Founder and CEO
Oliver Leisalu

Oliver Leisalu

Co-Founder, CTO
Johan Bergqvist

Johan Bergqvist

Group CFO
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Bolt Office Locations

Bolt has offices in Tallinn, Tartu, Wien, Bakı and in 30 other locations
Tallinn, EE (HQ)
Vana-Lõuna 39/1
Tallinn, EE
Veerenni 38
Tartu, EE
Riia 2
Wien, AT
Hohlweggasse 30
Bakı, AZ
55 Xocalı prospekti
Sumqayit, AZ
Baku Street
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Bolt Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Bolt total Funding

$354.1 m

Bolt latest funding size

$108.94 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

Bolt investors

Bolt's latest funding round in May 2020 was reported to be $108.9 m. In total, Bolt has raised $354.1 m. Bolt's latest valuation is reported to be $1.9 b.
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Bolt Revenue

Market valuation

1.9b
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Bolt Operating Metrics

Bolt's Users was reported to be 30 m in May, 2020.
Aug, 2017Sep, 2017May, 2018Mar, 2019May, 2020

Active Cities

25

Countries

18 19 25 30 35

Drivers

500 k

Users

2.50 m2.50 m10 m25 m30 m
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Bolt Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Bolt Online and Social Media Presence

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Bolt News and Updates

Uber rival, Taxify is changing its name as it becomes a multi-format transport service

"Given our ambition to solve transportation problems on an increasingly broader scale, we want the brand to reflect the company’s future."

Didi-Backed Taxify Rebrands to Bolt With Eye on Scooter Deals

Didi-Backed Taxify Rebrands to Bolt With Eye on Scooter Deals

Taxi Dispatch Software Market Exposed & Promoting New Technology Trends | Magenta Technology, TaxiCaller, ICabbi,Cab Startup, Autocab, Taxify, Gazoop

Taxi Dispatch Software Market Report aims to define, describe, and forecast on the basis of Market size, share, types, overview, top key vendors. This research report provides analysis and information according to market segments such as geography, technology and applications. Posted via Industry To…

Taxify aims for 10-fold Africa growth, to overtake Uber in Europe

Taxify, a European-based rival to Uber and the leading app-based taxi-hailing platform in Africa, expects to grow its African business ten-fold over the next two years while it works to dethrone Uber in Europe, its chief executive told Reuters.

Taxi Dispatch Software Market 2018: Global Analysis by Key Players – Magenta Technology, TaxiCaller, ICabbi, Taxify

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Taxify now operates in more African cities than Uber

Ride-hailing company Taxify is taking the fight for market share in Africa with Uber to places where Uber isn’t. The Estonian company which has grown…
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Bolt Blogs

Bolt now accepts Apple Pay in several countries

Great news for all you iPhone users out there… Bolt now accepts Apple Pay as a method of payment! This blog article helps explain everything you need to know about […] The post Bolt now accepts Apple Pay in several countries appeared first on .

World Cleanup Day at Bolt: 17 countries and hundreds of volunteers

World Cleanup Day is one of the biggest civic movements of our time, uniting 157 countries across the world for a cleaner planet. This year, Bolt teams from 17 countries […] The post World Cleanup Day at Bolt: 17 countries and hundreds of volunteers appeared first on .

All Bolt rides in Europe are now 100% carbon-neutral

Bolt keeps making rapid progress on our mission of building the best way to move in cities – bringing convenient, affordable and reliable transport to millions of people around the […] The post All Bolt rides in Europe are now 100% carbon-neutral appeared first on .

Bolt trivia time: 10 things you didn’t know about Kazakhstan

Good news everyone, Bolt is now in Nur-Sultan! To celebrate the launch, we decided to give you the chance to get to know the great country of Kazakhstan… In addition […] The post Bolt trivia time: 10 things you didn’t know about Kazakhstan appeared first on .

Bolt Food Launches in Tallinn!

Very exciting news coming out of our hometown, today – in case you haven’t heard, we’ve now officially launched our food delivery service – Bolt Food! Read on to find […] The post Bolt Food Launches in Tallinn! appeared first on .

Bolt gathered in Tallinn for a company-wide hackathon

In the second week of August, 550 Bolt employees from all around the globe gathered in Tallinn for a company-wide hackathon to improve company culture, network, gain new knowledge and […] The post Bolt gathered in Tallinn for a company-wide hackathon appeared first on .
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Bolt Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bolt founded?

    Bolt was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Bolt key executives?

    Bolt's key executives are Markus Villig, Oliver Leisalu and Johan Bergqvist.

  • How many employees does Bolt have?

    Bolt has 1,552 employees.

  • Who are Bolt competitors?

    Competitors of Bolt include Uber, Circ and Carol Drives.

  • Where is Bolt headquarters?

    Bolt headquarters is located at Vana-Lõuna 39/1, Tallinn.

  • Where are Bolt offices?

    Bolt has offices in Tallinn, Tartu, Wien, Bakı and in 30 other locations.

  • How many offices does Bolt have?

    Bolt has 36 offices.