ryd is a product of ThinxNet GmbH, a fast-growing IoT/FinTech start-up from Munich. Founded in 2014, ThinxNet brings the digital future to the road. ryd is a connected car platform with a focus on ryd pay and ryd box. ryd pay is the largest cross-brand solution for mobile payment directly at the pump. The ryd box, an OBD2 plug, transforms every car into a SmartCar. ryd makes driving better and more convenient. Whether at the petrol station, for private individuals, networked company fleets or as an innovative telematics solution for insurers. Currently, ryd is active in Germany, Austria and Switzerland and is preparing the European rollout. In the process, ryd is supported by the three global brands AXA, Mastercard and Mercedes Benz as strategic partners.