Electrical autos fleet operator Lithium City Applied sciences on Wednesday said it has acquired GoodCommute, an end-to-end employee transport firms platform.
The acquisition price was nonetheless not disclosed by the corporate.
With the acquisition of GoodCommute, which was primarily based in 2014 and served in employee transportation firms for corporates, Lithium City will develop right into a full-stack transportation choices provider, the corporate said in an announcement.
GoodCommute comes with a demonstrated expertise in high-end tech-enabled choices for good rostering and AI-enabled routing which will considerably optimise operations and costs for consumers, Lithium City Applied sciences Founder Sanjay Krishnan said.
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“With this acquisition, we goal to increase our presence within the bigger transportation and mobility ecosystem and supply full-stack providers, going past sustainable company mobility options.
“We’re aiming to help consumers seamlessly transition from ICE (inside combustion engine) to electrical autos given the tight integration that this platform will current, with EVs and charging station telematics, and scheduling algorithms,” he added.
Earlier than the outbreak of the pandemic, round 30,000 staff in over 3,000 automobiles, throughout Bengaluru, Mumbai, Pune, Kolkata, New Delhi and Hyderabad have been commuting every day via the SmartCommute platform, the assertion mentioned.
SmartCommute’s consumer portfolio included Capgemini, L&T Infotech, KPIT and TCS, amongst others, it added.
SmartCommute Co-Founder Ajit Patil mentioned worker transportation is a multi-billion greenback market in India and Lithium powered with SmartCommute expertise might be in a formidable place to turn into a frontrunner on this market.
With the combination of SmartCommute platform, Lithium City Applied sciences mentioned it “will now be geared as much as broaden extra into the potential rich transportation segments along with freight and speedy bus transit amongst others.”
Additional, the corporate may even cater to every electrical and non-electric autos, making it a one-stop-solution for good transportation firms all through completely completely different sort parts for its client portfolio, it added.
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