Vaizra invests in Israeli and US startups

Vaizra Investments, the fund belonging to VKontakte founders Lev Leviev and Vyacheslav Mirilashvili, has invested in startups Moovit and Boxed. Moovit is an Israeli app which helps users to plan journeys on public transport, and Boxed is a US app for wholesale buyers.

Moovit monitors levels of traffic and the schedules of different forms of public transport in order to help users plan the most efficient route. It received $50 million from a group of funds, which also included Sequoia Capital, Nokia Growth Partners, BMW i Ventures, Keolis, Bernard Arnault Group, BRM Capital and Gemini Partners.

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