Crowdfunding, Wetaxi reaches target and collects 824 thousand euros in 24 hours

The 100% Italian platform for calling taxis is overfunded. Ceo Curto: “Important restart signal for our sector”

Wetaxi reaches its goal and raises 824 thousand euros of equity crowdfunding on the Mamacrowd platform in less than 24 hours. The 100% Italian platform for calling taxis, the first to introduce the Maximum Guaranteed Rate, in one day it went into overfunding, with its first campaign on Mamacrowd, the most important Italian platform for equity crowdfunding investments that allows you to invest in the best Italian startups and SMEs. The startup is part of the investments of the Az Eltif – Alicrowd sub-fund, the first venture capital Eltif that also uses crowdfunding to search for investment companies, established by Azimut Investments Sa and managed under delegation by Azimut Libera Impresa Sgr SpA.

“We are really proud of this result: the
The fact that we have reached the minimum target and the maximum ceiling in less than 24 hours is an important signal for our sector to restart and of renewed confidence in our model and in our company. I don’t have the list with all the subscribers yet, but I know that, among the investors, there are also taxi drivers, partners and employees ” c
comments Massimiliano Curto, CEO of Wetaxi.

“We have chosen to grow by relying on a method, that of equity crowdfunding, which – explains the manager – it allows us to involve private individuals, such as users and taxi drivers who are the first to be used
re of our technology, also in this context to honor our mission: to create value and push the sector by promoting collective growth “. Curto underlines that” like Wetaxi in fact we want to bring real benefits to end customers and the cities in which we operate, placing ourselves alongside taxi drivers and their structures, thus contrasting ourselves with the models on which the technological platforms owned by large multinational operators are based. “Born in 2017 in Turin with the aim of improving mobility in the city, Wetaxi has become the most popular app called taxi in Italy, chosen by over 200,000 users and 5,650 taxi drivers from 26 Italian cities.