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A car for every drive. rent cars near you convenient hourly and daily rentals. insurance included

A car for every drive. rent cars near you convenient hourly and daily rentals. insurance included

We're the world's leading connected carsharing platform, on a mission toward empowering people to carshare everywhere. We developed and built the Connect®, the world's first connected device for carsharing, which allows users to rent, find, and unlock Getaround cars using the Getaround app. Founded in 2009, we are currently in 300 cities and 7 countries with 5 million users and 1000+ car models. Want to solve real-world problems, create an amazing consumer experience, and change the future of transportation? Accelerate your career and join us.
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Getaround raises a $140 million Series E amid rebound in short-distance travel

  • TechCrunch
  • 2 weeks ago
  • Getaround, a Silicon Valley car rental startup, which allows customers to instantly rent cars near them in more than 100 cities, announced today that it has raised $140 million in a Series E deal, bringing its total known venture funding to $600 million.
  • The Series E deal was led by PeopleFund, with new investors including Reid Hoffman and Mark Pincus’ Reinvent Capital, AmRest founder Henry McGovern, Pennant Investors and VectoIQ partners Steve Girsky, Mary Chan and Julia Steyn also deploying capital. Previous investors participating include SoftBank Vision Fund, Menlo Ventures and more.
  • Along with the financing, Getaround announced four new executives: Head of North American business Dan Kim, who formerly worked as the head of Airbnb plus and head of global sales and delivery at Tesla; CFO Laura Onopchenko, who is the former CFO of NerdWallet; vice president of people and culture Tia Gordon, formerly the director of people operations at Google; and vice president of customer experience Ruth Yankoupe, former vice president of Customer Experience at OYO.
Getaround raises a $140 million Series E amid rebound in short-distance travel
Co-founder and CPO @Drivy Germany

Sam Zaid

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@Getaround CEO; Occasional angel investor.
Founder of @Getaround. Graduate of Singularity University and @Carleton University University.
Founder and CTO at @Getaround; Ex-Googler and Etherpad Developer.
Total raised

$742.4M

Funded over

12 rounds

Latest round

Series D (Aug 2018)

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