Dott is micro-mobility startup that offers a shared electric scooter platform that gets you from a to b to c on your schedule.
Dott is on a mission to make green travel the easy choice for everyone in European cities.
Dott was founded in 2018 and is base in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands. The company is currently available in Paris, Lyon and Brussels. Dott has around 1,000 to 2,500 scooters per city.
Dott has its own warehouses to charge and repair vehicles. It hires full-time employees and works with third-party logistics providers.
Dott is partnering with Zego and La Parisienne Assurances to cover personal injuries and third-party liability in France, Belgium and soon Italy.
Dott plans to release a second generation of scooter with swappable batteries, which should make fleet management much easier. And the company is already working on a third generation of vehicles.
Dott is backed by investors including EQT Ventures, Naspers, Axel Springer Digital Ventures, DN Capital, Felix Capital, FJ Labs, & U-Start Club among others. The company raised $34M in it's latest funding of a "Series A" round on Jul 4, 2019. This brings Dott's total funding to $56.6M to date.