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GetYourGuide and Deliveroo both announced new funding today, with Deliveroo raising $575M led by Amazon and GetYourGuide $484M led by Softbank’s Vision Fund. NGP Capital first invested in both companies in 2015, both investments were made in NGP Capital’s Smart Mobility theme.
Traditionally in venture capital, funds do not invest in direct competitors. “There are tremendous synergies, but on the other hand there is significant risk of tremendous conflicts of interest,” said Paul Asel, Managing Partner at NGP Capital and a longtime mobility investor.
Winners will be provided with up to $175,000 in financial assistance and the opportunity to collaborate with experts from Nokia and Nokia Bell Labs to help grow their businesses and unleash new levels of productivity for the industrial and public sectors.
Getaround has acquired Drivy for $300M to move closer toward a shared vision of creating a world in which all cars are shared, and people everywhere are empowered to carshare – to contribute building more livable cities that are both less congested and polluted.