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Goodyear Ventures adds EV charging and software firm to portfolio

Goodyear’s venture capital arm, Goodyear Ventures, has added AmpUp, a leader in electric vehicle (EV) charging, to its investment portfolio.

AmpUp operates an EV charging network and software solutions across North America, with aims to make charging accessible for every EV driver.

“Goodyear is interested in enabling the future of mobility, including within the EV sector,” said Abhijit Ganguly, managing director, Goodyear Ventures. “AmpUp will provide us with valuable insights on the latest electrification trends and bring their solutions to our fleet customers who are considering electrification.”

Goodyear Ventures partners and invests in “seed-to-growth-stage” startups in emerging mobility technology, including EV mobility and infrastructure.