We mined Tesla's acquisitions and partnerships to discern the company's strategic priorities.
Tesla has been at the forefront of the electric vehicle (EV) revolution.
Under the leadership of CEO Elon Musk, the EV maker has not only disrupted the automotive industry but also made significant strides in developing energy storage and renewable energy solutions. The company’s market capitalization has soared over the past few years, making it one of the most valuable companies in the world.
As a testament to Tesla’s influence in the industry, a growing number of automakers and EV charging companies are adopting Tesla’s NACS EV charging standard, signaling a shift toward a more unified and accessible EV infrastructure.
Using CB Insights data, we uncovered the 6 most important strategic priorities highlighted by Tesla’s recent acquisitions and partnerships. We then categorized companies by their business relationships with Tesla across these priorities:
- Autonomous vehicles
- Battery metal mining & materials processing
- EV charging infrastructure
- Grid & residential storage tech
- In-car entertainment
- Logistics & fleet management