Ofo (company)

Ofo
ofo is a Beijing-based bicycle sharing company founded in 2014.wikipedia
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Bicycle-sharing system

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ofo is a Beijing-based bicycle sharing company founded in 2014.
In particular in China, Ofo and Mobike have become the world's largest bike share operators with millions of bikes spread over 100 cities.

DiDi

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The company raised $130 million in funding from tech firms Xiaomi and Didi Chuxing in September 2016, allowing it to expand outside China.
On 17 January 2018, DiDi launched its own bike-sharing platform, which integrates companies Ofo, Bluegogo and DiDi-branded bikes.

Beijing

PekingBeijing, ChinaBeiping
ofo is a Beijing-based bicycle sharing company founded in 2014.
Recently, cycling has seen a resurgence in popularity thanks to the emergence of a large number of dockless app based bikeshares such as Mobike, Bluegogo and Ofo.

Dai Wei

In August 2018, China's Didi and Ant Financial weighed a joint $2 billion buyout of ofo, but Dai Wei said he would even turn down an offer of US$10 billion.
Dai Wei is the founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of the Chinese bike-sharing company ofo.

List of bicycle-sharing systems

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List of bicycle-sharing systems
In 2017, ofo, a Beijing-based bike share company, announced plans to provide shared bike services to several British cities.

OBike

Like many other dockless bike sharing companies, including ReddyBike and Obike, ofo's bikes have raised the ire of several cities, including Melbourne, Australia; Dallas, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; and San Diego, California.
Ofo

Peking University

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The company was founded in 2014 by five members of the Peking University cycling club as a project that initially focused on bicycle tourism before deciding on bicycle sharing.

Xiaomi

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The company raised $130 million in funding from tech firms Xiaomi and Didi Chuxing in September 2016, allowing it to expand outside China.

Mail.Ru

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A Series D funding round in February 2017, led by Didi Chuxing and Russian investor Digital Sky Technologies, raised $450 million for ofo and valued the company at $1 billion.

Singapore

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ofo began expanding outside China in 2017, with launches in Singapore in February 2017; Cambridge, United Kingdom in April; Seattle, United States in August; and Sydney, Australia in October.

Cambridge

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ofo began expanding outside China in 2017, with launches in Singapore in February 2017; Cambridge, United Kingdom in April; Seattle, United States in August; and Sydney, Australia in October.

Seattle

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ofo began expanding outside China in 2017, with launches in Singapore in February 2017; Cambridge, United Kingdom in April; Seattle, United States in August; and Sydney, Australia in October.

Sydney

Sydney, AustraliaSydney, New South WalesGreater Metropolitan Sydney
ofo began expanding outside China in 2017, with launches in Singapore in February 2017; Cambridge, United Kingdom in April; Seattle, United States in August; and Sydney, Australia in October.

United Nations Development Programme

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In April 2017, it was announced that the United Nations Development Programme has started a partnership to raise public awareness on climate changes.

Clara Lionel Foundation

The partnership project, 1 KM Action, lead to another collaboration with the Clara Lionel Foundation, an organisation founded by Rihanna, which aims to provide bikes and scholarships to girls in Malawi.

Rihanna

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The partnership project, 1 KM Action, lead to another collaboration with the Clara Lionel Foundation, an organisation founded by Rihanna, which aims to provide bikes and scholarships to girls in Malawi.

Alibaba Group

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In July 2017, ofo announced $700 million of additional funding in a round led by Alibaba, Hony Capital and Citic PE.

Hony Capital

In July 2017, ofo announced $700 million of additional funding in a round led by Alibaba, Hony Capital and Citic PE.

The Chainsmokers

Paris, FranceParisCity of Paris
In December 2017, ofo launched its service in Paris, France, and progressively deployed 2,500 bikes over the city of Paris and neighbouring Neuilly-sur-Seine, Boulogne-Billancourt and Levallois-Perret.

France

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In December 2017, ofo launched its service in Paris, France, and progressively deployed 2,500 bikes over the city of Paris and neighbouring Neuilly-sur-Seine, Boulogne-Billancourt and Levallois-Perret.

Neuilly-sur-Seine

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In December 2017, ofo launched its service in Paris, France, and progressively deployed 2,500 bikes over the city of Paris and neighbouring Neuilly-sur-Seine, Boulogne-Billancourt and Levallois-Perret.

Boulogne-Billancourt

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In December 2017, ofo launched its service in Paris, France, and progressively deployed 2,500 bikes over the city of Paris and neighbouring Neuilly-sur-Seine, Boulogne-Billancourt and Levallois-Perret.

Levallois-Perret

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In December 2017, ofo launched its service in Paris, France, and progressively deployed 2,500 bikes over the city of Paris and neighbouring Neuilly-sur-Seine, Boulogne-Billancourt and Levallois-Perret.

Texas A&M University

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In February 2018, Texas A&M University partnered with ofo and rolled out a bike sharing platform on campus.