Careem is a company that provides an app-based car service that connects people to rides. It designs an online platform that offers a marketplace of community drivers where passengers can request a ride, see the cost, and have it charged to their selected credit card. Careem app enables users to take a taxi, tent a car or a bike, order food and delivery, shop online, and make digital transactions.

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Parent CompanyUber
HQDubai, AE
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Careem was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Dubai, AE

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Key People/Management at Careem

Mudassir Sheikha

Mudassir Sheikha

CEO and Co-Founder
Magnus Olsson

Magnus Olsson

Abdulla Elyas

Abdulla Elyas

Co Founder
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Careem Office Locations

Careem has offices in Dubai, Road Town, Sheikh Zayed City, Berlin and in 3 other locations
Dubai, AE (HQ)
4004 Shatha Tower
Sheikh Zayed City, EG
42-44 Syria, Mit Akaba
Berlin, DE
Skalitzer Str. 104
Karachi, PK
Jami Commercial Street 11, D.H.A. Phase 7 Defence Housing Authority
Riyadh, SA
2869 Dammam Branch Rd
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Careem Financials and Metrics

Careem Operating Metrics

Dec, 2016Jun, 2017Mar, 2019

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Careem Online and Social Media Presence

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Careem News and Updates

Mobility as a Service (MaaS) Market to enjoy 'explosive growth' to 2026 | Uber, Ola Cabs, BlaBla Car, Careem, Yandex Taxi

HTF Market Intelligence added research publication document on Global Mobility as a Service (MaaS) Market breaking major business segments and highlighting wider level geographies to get deep dive analysis on market data. The study is a perfect balance bridging both qualitative and quantitative info…

Careem reveals recruitment plans to drive new $50m 'super app'

Super App brings together various Careem services - including ride-hailing, food delivery, bicycle hire and Careem Pay - on one-platform

Global Transportation as a Service (TaaS) Market 2020 | Major Kay Players – Uberm Meru, GETT, Didi, Ola Cabs, Lyft, Mytaxi, Addison Lee, Hailo, BlaBla Car, Flywheel, Ingogo, Grab Taxi, Lecab, VIA, Sidecar, Kako Taxi, Chaffeur-Prive, Curs, Hailo, Careem Presents “Global Transportation as a Service (TaaS) Market 2020 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Careem, Hala announce ride-hailing expansion into Ras Al Khaimah

Careem and Hala will be the first ride-hailing applications to launch in Ras Al Khaimah

I took a Careem, the ride-hailing app Uber snapped up for $3 billion to dominate the Middle East. It was clear why Uber wanted it.

Uber finalized its purchase of the Dubai-based ride-hailing app Careem for $3.1 billion earlier this month. Careem is the biggest ride-hailing app in the Middle East, with one million drivers operating across 90 cities in 15 countries.  While in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, I took a Careem to see why it …

Is it worth it for Uber to acquire Careem for USD 3.1 billion?

After a tumultuous 2019 ending with former CEO and co-founder Travis Kalanick cutting ties with the company, Uber welcomed the New Year with a bang confirming the official close of the previously announced acquisition of Careem for USD 3.1 billion. The post Is it worth it for Uber to acquire Careem…
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Careem Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Careem founded?

    Careem was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Careem key executives?

    Careem's key executives are Mudassir Sheikha, Magnus Olsson and Abdulla Elyas.

  • How many employees does Careem have?

    Careem has 3,271 employees.

  • Who are Careem competitors?

    Competitors of Careem include Bolt, Gett and Lyft.

  • Where is Careem headquarters?

    Careem headquarters is located at 4004 Shatha Tower, Dubai.

  • Where are Careem offices?

    Careem has offices in Dubai, Road Town, Sheikh Zayed City, Berlin and in 3 other locations.

  • How many offices does Careem have?

    Careem has 9 offices.