Optibus is a cloud-based artificial intelligence platform that brings much-needed innovation to the essential mobility mode at the heart of our cities: public transportation.
Optibus supports the world's most complex transit operations.
Optibus was founded in Israel in 2014 by Amos Haggiag and Amos Haggiag. The company is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel, with offices in New York, Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco, London, and São Paulo.
Optibus leverages a robust combination of artificial intelligence, advanced optimization algorithms and distributed cloud computing to make public transportation smarter, better and more efficient – and ultimately nourish freedom of movement and sustainable cities.
Optibus launched Ridership Insights, which enables the visualization and analysis of ridership data directly on the map during the network planning phase, giving planners deeper insight into how the city moves.
Optibus is trusted by Transportation agencies and operators in 1,000 cities worldwide. Customers include U.S. agencies LADOT (Los Angeles), NICE (Nassau County, New York) and AVTA (Antelope Valley, California.
Optibus is backed by Insight Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, Verizon Ventures, Pitango First & Pitango Growth, Tencent, SOMV Momentum, New Era Capital Partners, Dynamic Loop, and others. The company raised $100M in Series D round on May 16, 2022. This brings Optibus' total funding to $260M to date. The latest round mints Optibus a unicorn with a valuation of $1.3B post-money.