Last updated: 15 August, 2019

The new Careem? The race to be Dubai’s next big car start-up

Gheed El Makkaoui, UAE general manager at Careem, reminisces about the early days working at the ride-hailing firm before its recent headline-grabbing $3bn Uber deal. She offers advice to some of the region’s newly launched transport and vehicle-based start-ups.

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