Bestmile is a technology company providing distributed and highly scalable cloud technology leveraging the full potential of autonomous vehicles to tackle global mobility challenges.

Bestmile empowers mobility providers to deploy, manage and optimize autonomous and conventional driven vehicle fleets.

Bestmile was founded in 2014 by Raphael Gindrat, & Anne Mellano and is based in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland with it's US headquartered based in San Francisco, California.

Bestmile's cloud platform enables the intelligent operation and optimization of autonomous mobility services, managing fixed-route and on-demand services regardless of the vehicle brand or type.

Bestmile’s on-demand autonomous mobility services platform is being used daily in city centers on four continents on both pedestrian areas and open roads.

Bestmile was the first company to offer on-demand autonomous mobility services and is now enabling the first instance in which electric autonomous shuttles are circulating through a city center on both pedestrian areas and open roads, and servicing the public on a daily basis.

Bestmile platform sends optimized missions to vehicles and seamlessly handles planning, real-time automated dispatching, intelligent routing, and electrical energy management, by using cutting-edge algorithms.


Bestmile’s fleet automation platform supports every operating model from fixed routes with fixed schedules to on-demand door-to-door services, or combinations of them, enabling optimized and dynamic services.


Bestmile's investors include Road Ventures, Partech, Serena, & Airbus Ventures among others. The company raised $16.5M in it's latest funding of a "Series B" round on Aug 28, 2019. This brings Bestmile's total funding to $33.5M to-date.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $33.5M in 5 Funding Rounds (Last Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Lausanne
  • State: Vaud
  • Country: Switzerland
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