Raising monster rounds for self-driving mobility startups – TechCrunch

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Yesterday’s TechCrunch Live featured the Raquel Urtasun, the CEO of Waabi, and the company’s Series A lead investor Sven Strohband from Khosla Ventures. Urtasun founded Waabi in 2021 after spending nearly three years as Uber’s R&D head of Advanced Technology Group (ATG). Waabi’s mission is to develop the an AI-first approach to speed up the commercial deployment of autonomous vehicles, starting with long-haul trucks. To do so, her company raised a $83.5 million Series A with Khosha Venture’s Sven Strohband leading the round.

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