Funded Tech Companies

Careem

Wondering who purchased Careem? The company was acquired by Uber.

Company Overview

Company Name
Careem
Company Status
Acquired or Merged

Contact Information

Mailing Address
PO Box 87912
Riyadh, 11652
Saudi Arabia
Email Address

Company Background Information

Overview
Careem is an app-based car service that connects people to rides in a matter of minutes, at the tap of a button. Founded in 2012 by Mudassir Sheikha and Magnus Olsson - Careem started in Dubai and has since grown to 22 cities across the Middle East, North Africa and Asia.
Profile
Careem LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Careem Company Twitter Account
Company News
Careem News
Facebook
Careem on Facebook
YouTube
Careem on YouTube
Last Transaction
3/26/2019

Financing History

Date
Type
Amount
M&A
$3,100,000,000
Venture Equity
$200,000,000
Venture Equity
$150,000,000
Venture Equity
$350,000,000


Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Mudassir Sheikha
  Mudassir Sheikha LinkedIn Profile  Mudassir Sheikha Twitter Account  Mudassir Sheikha News  Mudassir Sheikha on Facebook
Chief Financial Officer
Ankur Shah
  Ankur Shah LinkedIn Profile  Ankur Shah Twitter Account  Ankur Shah News  Ankur Shah on Facebook
Co-Founder
Magnus Olsson
  Magnus Olsson LinkedIn Profile  Magnus Olsson Twitter Account  Magnus Olsson News  Magnus Olsson on Facebook
VP - Bus. Development
Johan Persson
  Johan Persson LinkedIn Profile  Johan Persson Twitter Account  Johan Persson News  Johan Persson on Facebook
VP - Engineering
Imran Sayed
  Imran Sayed LinkedIn Profile  Imran Sayed Twitter Account  Imran Sayed News  Imran Sayed on Facebook
VP - Human Resources
Abdullah Elyas
  Abdullah Elyas LinkedIn Profile  Abdullah Elyas Twitter Account  Abdullah Elyas News  Abdullah Elyas on Facebook
VP - Human Resources
Ruth Fletcher
  Ruth Fletcher LinkedIn Profile  Ruth Fletcher Twitter Account  Ruth Fletcher News  Ruth Fletcher on Facebook
VP - Product Management
Wael Nafee
  Wael Nafee LinkedIn Profile  Wael Nafee Twitter Account  Wael Nafee News  Wael Nafee on Facebook


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