Shahar Waiser (GetTaxi)

Jan 12, 2015, 4:00 – 7:30 PM

EY Building, 6 Meitav St,, Tel Aviv, 6789805

Shahar Waiser is a serial entrepreneur who founded and built companies in US and Internationally.

In-person event

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.

Check out what happened

Speaker

  • Shahar Waiser

    GetTaxi

When

When

Monday, January 12, 2015
4:00 PM – 7:30 PM UTC

Agenda

4:00 PMNetworking and Food
5:00 PMFireside Chat
6:00 PMNetworking

Organizers

  • Shahar Matorin

    Startup Grind

    Israel Country Manager

  • Lirone Glikman

    The Human Factor By Lirone Glikman

    Co Director

  • Dana Dekel

    Israel Defense Fund

    Vice President of Biz Dev

About Startup Grind

This is Startup Grind. We are the world’s largest startup community.

Our Mission

To give startups everywhere the education and opportunities they need to build, grow, and scale their companies.

Our Values

We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving first, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself.

Tools & Discounts for Startups

Take advantage of resources and offers provided by organizations we know and love, designed to help you navigate the startup journey.

Global Conference

Our annual flagship event in Silicon Valley brings together thousands of startup teams, investors and organizations from all over the world.

Join the Startup Membership

This membership gives you free access to networking, events, mentorship, office hours, and other exclusive opportunities curated by Startup Grind HQ.