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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.

HQTallinn, EE
Employee Ratings4.2

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)3,719(+4%)
Job Openings26
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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

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Bolt total Funding

$1.3 b

Bolt latest funding size

$711.95 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Bolt investors

Bolt's latest funding round in July 2021 was reported to be $712 m. In total, Bolt has raised $1.3 b. Bolt's latest valuation is reported to be $1.9 b.
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Bolt Revenue

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Bolt Operating Metrics

Bolt's Users was reported to be 50 m in Dec, 2020.
Aug, 2017Sep, 2017May, 2018Mar, 2019May, 2020Dec, 2020

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500 k


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Bolt Cybersecurity Score

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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

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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 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 3,818 employees.

  • Who are Bolt competitors?

    Competitors of Bolt include Uber, Circ and Airlift.

  • 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.