Shahar Waiser (GetTaxi)

Tel Aviv
January 12, 2015 / 6:00 PM

About this event

Shahar Waiser is a serial entrepreneur who founded and built companies in US and Internationally. In early 2000 Shahar served as CEO of publicly traded Comverse [NASDAQ:CMVT] – a market leader in Internet / Mobile Telecom products and billing for mobile operators. Shahar founded Russian entity of Comverse and served as its first CEO with a $300M record in total sales. In 2005 moved to San Francisco; founded and successfully sold Loyalize, a social engagement & loyalty start-up based in San Francisco (acquired by Viggle [VGGL]). Lately he founded GetTaxi (operating in New York, London, Moscow, St. Petersburg and all over Israel). GetTaxi is expected to hit $500M in Revenues by Dec’15 and keep growing by 400% per annum. In 2013 GetTaxi was selected by FORBES as one of the fastest growing companies in the world. Being passionate about computer programming since his childhood, he obtained a BSc. degree in Computer Science in Tel Aviv and moved to Silicon Valley.

Speaker

Shahar Waiser (GetTaxi)

Shahar Waiser

GetTaxi

Shahar Waiser is a serial entrepreneur who founded and built companies in US and Internationally. In early 2000 Shahar served as CEO of publicly traded Comverse [NASDAQ:CMVT] – a market leader in Internet / Mobile Telecom products and billing for mobile operators. Shahar founded Russian entity of Comverse and served as its first CEO with a $300M record in total sales. In 2005 moved to San Francisco; founded and successfully sold Loyalize, a social engagement & loyalty start-up based in San Francisco (acquired by Viggle [VGGL]). Lately he founded GetTaxi (operating in New York, London, Moscow, St. Petersburg and all over Israel). GetTaxi is expected to hit $500M in Revenues by Dec’15 and keep growing by 400% per annum. In 2013 GetTaxi was selected by FORBES as one of the fastest growing companies in the world. Being passionate about computer programming since his childhood, he obtained a BSc. degree in Computer Science in Tel Aviv and moved to Silicon Valley.

Date and Time
January 12, 2015
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
 
Address

EY Building
6 Meitav St,
6789805 Tel Aviv

 
Agenda
06:00 PM Networking and Food
07:00 PM Fireside Chat
08:00 PM Networking
 

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