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App to locate, book, and rent bikes easily.

Players 1st - team
Exit Year Multiple IRR
2021 1.0 x 0%

Donkey Republic is a Copenhagen-based bike-sharing company with more than 13,000 bikes across 60 cities in 14 countries.

Status Founded HQ
Exit 2014 Denmark
Investment Vertical Theme
2017 Mobility Sustainability
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Why did we invest in Donkey Republic?


– @ Scale Capital

What does Donkey Republic do?

Donkey Republic has developed an app that allows people to locate, book and rent a bike with a single click on a button. Donkey aims to turn the bicycle into the hero of urban mobility and a catalyst for more liveable cities.

How sustainable and accessible is Donkey? Their solution contributes to less traffic-congested cities by offering more than 14,000 bikes across 60 countries in 14 countries. To date, the company has facilitated more than 1,700,000 bike rides worldwide.

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Meet the team