Tempo is live in San Francisco! Read our launch announcement ⚡️
Our mission

Let's get everyone on two electric wheels

At Tempo we believe that everyone can have their own e-bike or e-scooter, and the freedom that comes with it, while protecting our communities and planet.

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Who is TEMPO

Meet the Team

Michael Keating - Founder & CEO

Michael’s career is focused on making electric mobility available and affordable to everyone. Prior to Tempo, Michael founded Scoot, the first electric mobility app. Scoot provided millions of zero-emission rides on shared electric scooters, bikes, motorbikes, and cars in the US, Europe, and Latin America before being acquired by Bird in 2019. Michael has a Masters in Urban Planning and an MBA, both from Harvard. He lives in San Francisco with his wife and two children.

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Brian Ellin - Chief Product Officer

Brian is Tempo’s Chief Product Officer. He has 16 years of product management experience, including roles at Janrain, Twitter, Medium, Cozy (acquired by CoStar), and Ride Report. While at Ride Report, Brian managed products that helped cities understand and maximize the benefits of both shared electric mobility and personal e-bikes. Brian’s very first job was working in a bike shop. He holds a BS in Computer Science from Clemson University. He lives in Portland, OR, with his wife and two children.

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Tempo is hiring

We're looking for a Full Stack Engineer to join the early Tempo team and shape the direction of our product and technology.

Interested in other roles at Tempo? We'd love to hear from you.

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