Who We Are


Our Mission

We want the world to experience the benefits of autonomy as soon as possible.

StreetDrone’s mission is to help the world transition to the most sustainable, most efficient and safest delivery and logistic solutions. The company is a leading developer of autonomous technology solutions designed specifically to automate first and last-mile electric logistics and aims to deliver autonomy with zero emissions, zero delays and zero incidents.


Founding Directors

Learn more about our co-founders and discover how StreetDrone came to be

Streetdrone director and CEO, Mike Potts

Mike Potts

Founder & CEO

Co-founder and director, Mark Preston

Mark Preston

Founder & CTO

Board of Directors

StreetDrone is governed by a board of directors charged with establishing policy, overseeing all activities of the company, and ensuring adherence to our mission

StreetDrone director, Jerry Marwood

Jerry Marwood

CEO at AF Blakemore

Streetdrone director and CEO, Mike Potts

Mike Potts

Founder & CEO

StreetDrone director, Sam Clarke

Sam Clarke

CVO at Gridserve

Co-founder and director, Mark Preston

Mark Preston

Founder & CSO

StreetDrone director, Jonathan Griffin

Jonathan Griffin

Director at AHWL

John Four


Senior Management Team

Meet our inspiring leaders who guide us on the journey to becoming the world leader in #DeliveringAutonomy

Technical director, Ian Murphy

Ian Murphy

Technical Director

Head of commercial, Michael Thomas

Michael Thomas

Commercial Director

Head of Software, Sandar van Dijk

Sander Van Dijk

Head of Software

Ross James

Deputy CTO

Head of People & Operations, Bindu Patel

Bindu Patel

Head of Operations & People

Head of Finance, Tom Shelbourne

Tom Shelbourn

Head of Finance

A world-class team of robotics, connectivity, and automotive engineers

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StreetDrone in numbers


15 countries

1 mission


Autonomous StreetDrone Twizy in front of British Ambassador's Residence in Portugal

Join the StreetDrone Team

Have you got what it takes to join our diverse and talented team? If you share our passion for autonomy, we’d love to get to know you.


StreetDrone's Journey


StreetDrone Founded

StreetDrone Founded by Mark Preston and Mike Potts

Building the Team

Ian Murphy joins as Technical Director and work commences on the first prototype StreetDrone platform


StreetDrone joins Renault POM Programme



StreetDrone opens new Oxford production facility

First Sale

StreetDrone sells first StreetDrone Twizy to Wayve.AI


Increase Product Range

StreetDrone launches autonomous-ready e-NV200 with Smart Mobility Living Lab London as first customer


StreetDrone operates first European trial of open-source self-driving software on a public road


Project Aslan Launched

StreetDrone donates its entire software stack in order to launch the Aslan open-source project

StreetDrone 'CAL'

StreetDrone starts working on a fully integrated, yard automation system, tested on the Terberg Yard Tractors at Nissan's Sunderland car plant



StreetDrone launches the delivery vehicle of the future, for the benefit of retailers and their customers alike

wilko Invests

The high street retailer invests in StreetDrone to bring autonomy to the urban retail consumers


Project ENCODE

A first of its kind, it demonstrated the safe transfer from manual to remote and autonomous driving, culminating with public road trials in Oxford and London


StreetDrone tech delivers autonomously to Nissan car plant



StreetDrone assumes technology leadership in the second stage of a project to deliver connected and autonomous logistics (CAL) at the Nissan Sunderland plant


Technology and project partners