Citi-backed e-scooter firm plans Irish launch


Superpedestrian, an e-scooter company that uses AI to identify defects in its vehicles, has begun hiring staff for a launch of its e-scooter sharing services in Ireland.

The Citi-backed company operates the LINK brand of e-scooters. It has rental services in several US cities and is planning an aggressive expansion in Europe.

Haya Douidri, vice president for EMEA, said it has hired a director of policy in Ireland to oversee its launch here.