Zeus Scooters snaps up Brian O’Driscoll-backed Zipp Mobility

Micromobility company Zipp was founded by Charlie Gleeson in 2019

Damian Young, CEO Zeus: Picture: Finbarr O'Rourke

Zipp Mobility, a company whose backers include Brian O'Driscoll, the former Irish rugby international, is to be acquired by rival Zeus Scooters, the Business Post has learned.

The founders of Zipp are to get a 6 per cent stake in Zeus, as part of the transaction.

Established by former banker Damian Young four years ago, Zeus launched in Germany in 2020 and has since expanded to over 40 cities across Europe.

Zipp, which is led ...