Gothenburg, Sweden - The Techno Creatives, a leading technology and design agency, announced today that they have made a significant investment in Roam, a scale-up focused on bringing electrified mobility to Africa through connected vehicles. The partnership aims to give connectivity to a range of sustainable and reliable electric vehicles to help address the growing need for affordable transportation options in African communities.
Roam was founded in 2017 with the mission to make transportation cleaner, safer, and more accessible for people across Africa. By leveraging innovative technologies, the company is developing a range of electric vehicles that are not only sustainable but also connected, providing real-time data and insights to enable leasing.As part of the partnership, The Techno Creatives will bring their expertise in design, technology, and innovation to support Roam in connecting a range of electric vehicles tailored to the unique needs and challenges of the African market. The collaboration will also help Roam scale and expand its reach across the continent, bringing reliable and sustainable transportation to more people in need.
"We are thrilled to partner with Roam in their mission to electrify mobility in Africa," said Joel Rozada, CEO of The Techno Creatives. "At The Techno Creatives, we believe that technology and design can create a better world, and we see tremendous potential in Roams' vision to bring sustainable transportation through innovative business models to African communities. We are excited to bring our expertise to the table and support Roam in realizing their ambitious goals."
The Techno Creatives have developed an IoT platform that will be integrated into the vehicles for connectivity and to enable new innovative business models."We are excited to welcome The Techno Creatives as our partner and investor," said Filip Lövström, CEO of Roam. "
Their expertise in design and technology, combined with their IoT platform, will be invaluable as we develop our electric vehicles and build a sustainable transportation ecosystem in Africa. We believe that this partnership will not only accelerate our growth but also create a positive impact on people's lives by improving access to affordable and sustainable transportation.
The partnership between The Techno Creatives and Roam marks a significant step forward in the electrification of mobility in Africa, demonstrating the power of collaboration and innovation to drive positive change in communities around the world.
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