Whim wins the Best Mobile Service in Finland 2017 award

Whim, a travel app by Finnish growth company MaaS Global, has won the top award in the Best Mobile Service in Finland contest. Whim, which combines different forms of transport into a single easy-to-use service, was named as the service with the best global potential. The winners were announced at an …
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nextbike and Whim partner up for West Midlands and the rest of UK

nextbike, the world’s most extensive bikeshare provider, today announced a revolutionary partnership with mobility app Whim which will see the UK’s first MaaS launch to take place in the West Midlands. MaaS – short for Mobility as a Service – seamlessly combines transport services to enable customers to use bikes, …
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Toyota and its insurance partner make significant capital investment in Finnish company MaaS Global

MaaS Global, a developer of the “Mobility as a Service” (MaaS) concept, has raised over €10m in a funding round. Toyota Financial Services of Japan and its insurance partner Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Company are one of the most significant investors in this round. Thanks to the capital investment, the …
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Taksi Helsinki and Finnish Whim mobility app to revolutionise Helsinki transport scene

Finland’s largest taxi dispatch company Taksi Helsinki and mobility as a service operator MaaS Global Oy have agreed to start co-operating. This will make Taksi Helsinki’s fleet of 1300 cars available through MaaS Global’s Whim mobility app. Whim is a revolutionary mobility app, which enables easy and safe travel on …
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Whim mobility service wins two prestigious design awards

Whim, the groundbreaking Finnish mobility service by MaaS Global, picked up two prestigious design awards in last night’s Vuoden Huiput, Finland’s most important creative design competition. Whim won the Gold award in the Services category and the Silver award in Innovation. Vuoden Huiput (the Best of the Year) by Grafia …
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Transport for West Midlands and Whim set to pioneer MaaS in the UK

A new era of transport is about to begin in the United Kingdom, where West Midlands will become the first region to pilot Mobility as Service (MaaS) to its residents. The pioneering service, Whim by the MaaS operator MaaS Global, will be launched in the West Midlands metropolitan area in …
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Helsinki takes another pioneering step in mobility services: HRT public transport added to the Whim mobility app

November 15th became a landmark in the history of urban mobility when Helsinki Regional Transport (HRT) board approved terms for offering public transport as part of MaaS (Mobility as a Service) services. The newly established contract terms make HRT the world’s first capital region transport provider to offer MaaS services …
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Whim app is the Winner of the Nordic Smart Cities award

MaaS Global’s Whim app wins the Nordic Smart Cities award as the Disruptive Innovator of 2016 in Stockholm’s smart city conference 2nd of November 2016. The event gathered together the cutting-edge technologies on the horizon from the world’s leading innovators. The largest Nordic Smart Cities event offered ideas for city …
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MaaS Global’s Whim app wins the Smart City Action award

MaaS Global won the Smart City Action award 2016 for its Whim mobility app at the Helsinki Smart City event on the 29th of September 2016. The event, which celebrated the 10th anniversary of Forum Virium Helsinki, took place in Helsinki City Hall. The Helsinki Smart City event brought together …
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Lähitaksi bringing their taxis as part of Whim –offering

The world’s first mobility operator MaaS Global Ltd. and Finnish taxi dispatching company Lähitaksi Ltd. has started cooperation. Lähitaksi will bring its over 1000 taxis as part of service offering for MaaS Global’s new all-inclusive daily travel service Whim. Area will consist of 17 cities surrounding Helsinki which will make …
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