• Richard Branson takes another bet on the future with Hyperloop One

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    British billionaire Richard Branson on Thursday placed another bet on the future with an investment in Hyperloop One, which is developing super high-speed transportation systems.
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  • Virgin Group just invested in Hyperloop One - and Richard Branson now sits on the board

    Virgin Group just invested in Hyperloop One - and Richard Branson now sits on the board

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Hyperloop One just struck a major deal with Richard Branson's Virgin Group.
    Virgin Group announced Thursday that it has invested in Hyperloop One, a startup that's working on constructing the high-speed transit system Elon Musk first outlined in a white paper in 2013. The terms of the deal weren't disclosed, but the investment was significant enough that Hyperloop One will now be called Virgin Hyperloop.
    "After visiting Hyperloop One's test site in Nevada and meeting its leadership team this past summer, I am convinced this groundbreaking technology will change transportation as we know it...
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  • Hyperloop One Is Now ‘Virgin Hyperloop One' Thanks to Richard Branson's Investment

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    Hyperloop One , the Los Angeles-based startup working on an ultrafast tube transportation system, is no more. It's now Virgin Hyperloop One, thanks to the investment of Richard Branson.
    The company announced Thursday that Branson and Virgin Group have invested an unspecified sum of money into the project, leading to the rebranding and creation of a “strategic partnership” that sees Branson join Hyperloop One's board of directors.
    "After visiting Hyperloop One's test site in Nevada and meeting its leadership team this past summer, I am convinced this groundbreaking technology will change...
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  • Hyperloop One gets Richard Branson on board

    1 month ago - By Reuters

    Los-Angeles-based company, Hyperloop One said billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Group has invested in the company to form a strategic partnership.
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  • Richard Branson just added a “Virgin” to Hyperloop One

    1 month ago - By Fast Company

    Virgin Group's Richard Branson has invested an undisclosed sum into Hyperloop One, which raised $85 million in new funding from various sources. Now, Hypleroop One is re-branding itself as Virgin Hyperloop One, and Branson is joining the board, making the announcement on CNBC on Thursday morning. The company will focus on a passenger and mixed-use...
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  • Hyperloop One becomes ‘Virgin Hyperloop One' with Virgin Group investment

    Hyperloop One becomes ‘Virgin Hyperloop One' with Virgin Group investment

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    Hyperloop One has received a significant investment in Hyperloop One - the official figure hasn't been revealed, but it's enough that the Hyperloop tech startup, which aims to create networks of high-speed transportation tunnels to various locales across the globe, has changed its name. Virgin Hyperloop One is the entity's official moniker going forward, which is quite...
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