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ChargePoint EV charging network targets growth with Kisensum acquisition


Electric vehicle charging network ChargePoint has acquired has acquired Kisensum, a leader in fleet energy solutions, as part of its growth programme.

Simon Lonsdale, chief strategy officer of ChargePoint, said: "More than a decade ago ChargePoint’s founders had the foresight to anticipate the electrification of passenger vehicles.

"With the same pioneering spirit, ChargePoint is increasing its investment to support the fleetification of everything.

“The Kisensum team has built the most versatile fleet and energy management software platform in the industry, with a collection of customers that represent some of the most forward-thinking companies preparing for the electrification of transportation.

"Bringing Kisensum into the ChargePoint team broadens our portfolio and enables our team to offer solutions for a wide array of challenges facing fleet operators as they prepare for the future of mobility.”

The entire Kisensum team will join ChargePoint, maintaining Kisensum’s current offices in Oakland, California.

The team will continue to focus on developing and deploying the fleet energy solution, providing consultation services and support for existing customers and pilot projects.

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