Councillor Lettie McCarthy, cathaoirleach of Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, and  Zipp founder Charlie Gleeson. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Micromobility operator Zipp Mobility is to launch a new shared e-bike service as part of a pilot scheme with Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council, ma(...)

Charlie Gleeson of Zipp Mobility turned to Spark Crowdfunding in 2021 and succeeded in raising almost €562,000 for his e-scooter business.

Taoiseach Micheál Martin may have called time last week on most of the Republic’s remaining Covid-19 restrictions. But Andy Byrne, the owner of School(...)

Booking partnership: Free Now Ireland general manager Niall Carson, Zipp Mobility founder and CEO Charlie Gleeson and Will O’Brien, Zipp’s vice-president, growth and government affairs. Photograph: Julien Behal

Taxi app Free Now has agreed a partnership with Zipp Mobility that will make Zipp’s eScooters and eBikes available to book through the Free Now app on(...)

Charlie Gleeson of Zipp Mobility: ‘We are now excited to grow our European position, following our latest funding round.’

E-scooter start-up Zipp Mobility, whose backers include former Irish rugby international Brian O’Driscoll, has successfully concluded a €1.3 million f(...)

Zipp is among a large number of shared e-scooter service providers who hope to launch in the Republic shortly

E-scooter start-up Zipp Mobility, whose backers include former Irish rugby international Brian O’Driscoll, is looking to raise €1 million in a new cro(...)

Zipp operates a fleet of 450 e-scooters in Britain and is planning on launching services locally once legislation is passed allowing them on Irish roads

Luna, an Irish start-up that has developed technology to encourage better behaviour by riders and operators of shared micromobility schemes, has teame(...)

Charlie Gleeson, CEO and founder of Zipp Mobility. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/ Fotonic

Irish micromobility start-up Zipp Mobility said it will create at least 30 additional jobs in the coming year in Ireland as it prepares to launch e-sc(...)

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Zipp Mobility founder Charlie Gleeson.

Former Irish rugby captain Brian O’Driscoll is among a number of angel investors to have backed Irish e-scooter start-up Zipp Mobility in a €500,000 f(...)

Charlie Gleeson on one of his Zipp scooters on the UCD campus

 While e-scooters are fast becoming part of the mobility landscape in many cities, the meteoric rise of rental scooters as a fast, cheap way to g(...)