Zoomcar, India’s largest personal mobility platform, announced that Uri Levine will be joining its Board of Directors as the Chairman.
Uri Levine is a passionate serial entrepreneur and disruptor with significant domain experience within mobility.
He co-founded Waze, the world’s largest community-based driving traffic and navigation app, with more than 250 million drivers around the globe, which was acquired by Google in June 2013 for more than $1.1 billion.
Uri Levine was also the first board member and an investor in Moovit, the “Waze of public transportation.” Moovit, which is used by more than 750 million individuals worldwide, was acquired by Intel for $0.9 billion in 2020.
Besides cofounder of many companies, Uri Levine is also Chairman or board member for several other startups, including FeeX, FairFly, Seetree, and Refundit.
Commenting on the appointment, Zoomcar CEO and Cofounder Greg Moran said the company is thrilled to welcome Uri Levine to the Board as the Chairman.
“Uri is a widely regarded mobility guru with a deep focus on driving product side disruption and implementing dynamic user growth strategies,” said Greg Moran.
Zoomcar founder also said Uri Levine’s appointment will help the company with international expansion and to further disrupt the market with ZMS, its one-stop shop mobility offering for OEMs, operators, and insurance companies.
“The entire Zoomcar team looks forward to leaning on his experience as we fundamentally transform the paradigm of personal mobility across the globe,” said Zoomcar CEO and Cofounder Greg Moran.
On his appointment, Uri Levine says Greg Moran and his team have developed a world-class MaaS software platform that has the potential to dominate global car sharing. “I’m thrilled to be joining Zoomcar at this important time,” said Uri Levine.
Zoomcar holds the distinction of being India’s first personal mobility platform, with the introduction of car-sharing services in 2013, and today is the market leader in the self-drive space with over 6,000 cars in its fleet.
With a strong focus on the mobile experience, Zoomcar allows users to rent cars by the hour, day, week, or month. Headquartered in Bangalore, Zoomcar is over 250 people strong and operates in 45+ cities across India.
In 2018, Zoomcar introduced India’s first peer-to-peer based marketplace for cars with the launch of its shared subscription mobility model and currently commands over 90% market share in this space.