Ample, a San Francisco, CA-based tech company focused on solving the energy delivery issue for electric cars, raised $31m in Series A financing.
The round was led by Shell Ventures with participation from Moore Strategic Ventures, Repsol Energy Ventures, Hemi Ventures, and TRIREC. In conjunction with the funding, Steve McGrath of Shell Ventures and James McIntyre of Moore Strategic Ventures will be joining Ample’s Board of Directors.
The company intends to use the funds to deploy technology in multiple locations over the coming months.
Co-founded by Khaled Hassounah and John de Souza, Ample provides an autonomous robotics and smart-battery technology platform that delivers a full charge to any electric car in minutes.