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The Urban.Us and BMW Mini accelerator focused on urban innovation names its latest cohort


URBAN-X,  the accelerator program focused on companies developing technologies to increase the sustainability, resiliency, and efficiency of cities, has selected seven companies for its latest cohort.

Operating as a partnership between BMW’s Mini brand and the early-stage investment fund Urban.us since 2017, the accelerator has backed 51 companies which have raised over $100 million in the three years since its initial launch.

“Mini aims to inspire entrepreneurship, design and collaboration with innovative minds, and this ambition comes to life through URBAN-X,” said Esther Bahne, Mini Head of Brand Strategy & Innovation.

Co-investors who have come in to invest ...


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