Company Overview

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Founded:
2010
Founders:
Terry Runham, Gary Jackson, Russell Hall, Ron Zeghibe, Caspar Woolley, Jay Bregman
Employees:
200
Headquarters:
London
Funding:
$77.1M
Categories:
Location Based Services, Real Time, Transportation, Automotive, Mobile
Description:
Hailo is a mobile application that helps users find taxis and supports taxi drivers in getting more passengers.

Detailed Description

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Hailo is the Taxi Magnet - a free smartphone app which puts people two taps away from a licensed taxi, and lets cabbies get more passengers when they want them.

A Hailo hail is accepted around the world every four seconds from Hailo’s global network of tens of thousands of drivers and hundreds of thousands of passengers. Hailo is available in New York, London, Dublin, Cork, Galway, Limerick, Toronto, Chicago, Boston, Washington DC, Barcelona and Madrid - and coming next to Tokyo and Montréal. Hailo has carried millions of passengers and grown to annualized sales of over $100M.

Founded by three taxi drivers and three internet entrepreneurs, Hailo has raised over $50M from investors including Union Square Ventures, Accel Partners, Wellington Partners, Atomico Ventures and Sir Richard Branson.

For more information, visit Hailo's press section.

Current Team (19)

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Past Team (2)

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Funding Rounds (4) - $77.1M

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Investors (10)

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    KDDI Open Innovation Fund

    KDDI Open Innovation Fund was added to CrunchBase in 2013
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    Red Swan

    Red Swan invests in customer-centric, culture-generating and disruptive entrepreneurs.
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    KDDI

    KDDI, a Japanese telecommunications provider, offers services that include fixed-line or mobile...
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    Union Square Ventures

    USV invests in large networks of engaged users, differentiated through user experience, and...
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    Felicis Ventures

    Felicis Ventures is a boutique venture capital firm based in Silicon Valley
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    Atomico

    Entrepreneurs with a global perspective
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    Phenomen Ventures

    Venture and growth equity firm
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Offices/Locations (2)

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  • NYC Hub

    568 Broadway, 11th Floor

    New York, NY 10012

    USA

  • London Hub

    Somerset House

    The Strand

    London, WC2R 1LA

    GBR

Competitors (1)

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    GetTaxi

    GetTaxi is a mobile app for booking taxis, black cars, and limos in 24 cities around the world.

Images (4)

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