Amit Jain was on 31 May 2015 appointed as the President of US-based taxi hailing app Uber's India operations. In this role, Amit will be running all business strategy, operations, and growth in a market of global strategic importance for Uber.
Prior to this appointment, Jain was president of Rent.com, a property portal in the US. Jain is a B. Tech from IIT, Delhi.
Uber cab service was launched in India in 2013 and today it has largest market in India outside the United States. It is providing millions of consumers with a safe, reliable and convenient mode of transport.
In India, Uber is helping create tens of thousands of new jobs, empowering drivers with higher earnings potential and flexible working hours.
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Who: Amit Jain
When: 31 May 2015