Uber Pakistan has hired Safee Shah as General Manager for the company’s operations in Pakistan, according to a press release issued on Monday.
The company plans to expand its operations and range of services across the country and the initiation of Shah is being seen in line with the company’s growth plans.
“Safee will be heading Uber in Pakistan,” said the press release.
“Prior to joining Uber, Safee worked in the investment management industry for US hedge funds Timescape Capital Management and Corey Macro Management in New York, Karachi, and Lahore,” it said.
Safee Shah holds a bachelor’s degree from Lahore University of Management Sciences and an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.
Safee Shah said: “This is an exciting time at Uber as we look to expand our reach after receiving incredible response from both Lahore and Karachi.”
“We believe in and are making it possible for anyone and everyone to now enjoy an affordable, reliable and safe ride at the push of a button thanks to uberGO and uberAuto,” he added.
“I personally look forward to another year of growth and expansion across Pakistan.”