Uber, a San Francisco-based technology startup, is innovating at the intersection of lifestyle and logistics. The company’s application enables users to arrange and schedule transportation and/or logistics services with third party providers. Uber connects riders with safe, reliable, convenient transportation providers at a variety of price-points in cities around the world.

Company growth
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
11,000 (est)+65%
Uber was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at Uber

Travis Kalanick

Travis Kalanick

CEO & Co-Founder
Thuan Pham

Thuan Pham

Chief Technology Officer
Garrett Camp

Garrett Camp

Co-Founder & Chairman
Jeff Holden

Jeff Holden

Chief Product Officer
Salle Yoo

Salle Yoo

General Counsel
Mark Moore

Mark Moore

Director of Engineering
Ryan Graves

Ryan Graves

Head of Global Operations & Board Member
Emil Michael

Emil Michael

SVP of Business Development
Amit Singhal

Amit Singhal

SVP of Engineering
Anthony Levandowski

Anthony Levandowski

Head of self-driving program
Jeff Jones

Jeff Jones

President of Ridesharing
Joe Sullivan

Joe Sullivan

Chief Security Officer

Uber Office Locations

Uber has offices in San Francisco, Bangalore, Sao Paulo, Hong Kong and in 116 other locations
San Francisco, US
Montevideo, UY
Salt Lake City, US
Dubai, AE
Chicago, US
Nairobi, KE
Brisbane, AU
Ho Chi Minh City, VN
Bogotá, CO
Panama City, PA
Bengaluru, IN
São Paulo, BR
Midland, US
Amsterdam, NL
Lexington, US
Miami, US
Guadalajara, MX

Uber Metrics

Uber Financials

We estimate that Uber's revenue is $5.5 B in Y, 2016 which is 175.0% increase from the previous period.
Y, 2016EY, 2015EY, 2014Y, 2013Y, 2012


$5.5 B$2 B$495 M$104 M$16.1 M

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

$400 M$51.9 M$14.7 M

Gross profit

$95.8 M$52.5 M$1.4 M

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

$246 M$34.2 M$800 K

R&D expense

$65.9 M$13.5 M$3.8 M

General and administrative expense

$178 M$17.7 M$4.1 M

Operating expense total

$501 M$67.4 M$8.7 M

Depreciation and amortization

$11.2 M$2 M


$-565 M$-56.7 M$-18.7 M

EBIT margin, %


Net Income

$-3 B

Uber Operating Metrics

Y, 2016Jul, 2016Jun, 2016May, 2016Jun, 2015Y, 2014

Active countries


Active cities


Monthly Rides

62 M54 M

Total No. of rides

2 B

Downloads (US)

3.82 M

Monthly Active Users (US)

15.8 M15.1 M14 M


1 M


140 K

Uber Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Geometric IntelligenceDecember 05, 2016
OttoAugust 18, 2016$680 M
deCartaMarch 03, 2015

Market Position – on demand, Technology, Travel & Transportation, ride sharing, transportation

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