Overview

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Acquisitions
4 Acquisitions
Total Equity Funding
$8.81B in 14 Rounds from 79 Investors
Headquarters:
San Francisco, California
Description:
Uber is a mobile app connecting passengers with drivers for hire.
Founders:
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Categories:
Public Transportation, Mobile Apps, Ride Sharing, Transportation
Website:
http://www.uber.com
Social:

Company Details

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Founded:
March 1, 2009
Aliases:
Uber Technologies Inc., UberCab, UberCab.com
Employees:
5k - 10k | 215 in Crunchbase

Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By seamlessly connecting riders to drivers through our apps, they make cities more accessible, opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers. From their founding in 2009 to their launches in over 400+ cities today, Uber's rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer.

Funding Rounds (16) - $11.56B

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Apr, 2017undisclosed amount / Undisclosed1
Jul, 2016$1.15B / Debt Financing4
Jun, 2016$3.5B / Series G1
May, 2016undisclosed amount / Series G1
Feb, 2016$200M / Private Equity1
Aug, 2015$100M / Private Equity1
Jul, 2015$1B / Series F6
Feb, 2015$1B / Series E10
Jan, 2015$1.6B / Debt Financing1
Dec, 2014$1.2B / Series E$40B8
Jun, 2014$1.4B / Series D$18.2B9
Aug, 2013$363M / Series C$3.5B4
Dec, 2011$37M / Series B11
Feb, 2011$11M / Series A$60M6
Oct, 2010$1.25M / Angel29
Aug, 2009$200k / Seed2

Acquisitions (4)

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DateAcquiredAmount
Jul 14, 2017Unknown
Dec 5, 2016Unknown
Aug 18, 2016$680M in Cash & Stock
Mar 3, 2015Unknown

Investments (5)

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Jul, 2017undisclosed amount / Seed (Lead)
Oct, 2016$30M / Venture (Lead)
Aug, 2016undisclosed amount / Seed
Jan, 2016$2B / Series B
Dec, 2014undisclosed amount / Series A (Lead)

Current Team (215)

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Products (5)

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  • Uber Beacon is a is a small, wireless Bluetooth device that is a multicolor LED light in the shape of the Uber logo.
  • UberEATS delivers the best meals from favorite local restaurants in 10 minutes or less.
  • Uber Freight is a mobile app that pairs up trucking companies with loads to haul from one place to another.
  • uberPOOL matches two riders, with up to one friend each, headed in the same direction, allowing them to share a trip for a cheaper fare.
  • On-demand delivery, right when you need it.

Sub Organizations (2)

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Competitors (15)

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  • BlaBlaCar is the largest long distance carpooling platform that connects drivers with empty seats and passengers to share travel costs
  • Cabify is a ride-sharing company that that operates in Latin America, Spain, and Portugal.
  • Taxi and minicab booking system, available across the UK.
  • Easy Taxi allows you to book and track your taxi in real time on your iPhone or Android device.
  • Flywheel is a mobile app that allows users to hail a cab, track a ride, and make payments.
  • Gett is a global on-demand transportation and delivery company.
  • Hailo is an easy-to-use free smartphone app that allows passengers to get a taxi or licensed car quicker.
  • Transport sharing service. Passengers can search local drivers. Drivers can offer transport.

Partners (3)

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  • Daimler is one of the biggest producers of premium cars and the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach.
  • The fastest courier, transport, and shopping service in Jakarta.
  • Getaround is a mobile application and a peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace that enables car owners to rent out their cars.

Offices/Locations (3)

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  • Headquarters

    1455 Market St

    San Francisco, California 94103

    United States

  • Israel Office

    ,

    Israel

  • Netherland Office

    Vijzelstraat 68

    Amsterdam, Noord-Holland 1017 HL

    The Netherlands

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Awards (4)

Images (8)

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