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In this writing, we will look into the complete review of the Kapten Taxi-A ride-hailing app.
Founded Year: 2012
Founder: Yan Hascoet
Kapten Taxi app is the second-largest ride-hailing app in London. In 2012, Kapten was established and based in France. During May 2012, they planned and launched in London.
Chauffeur-Prive, a French based company, was to expand and change its name to Kapten. Yan Hascoet is the CEO and founder of Kapten. The user base was around 2 million in France. Recently they launched in Lisbon, and the user base is around 80,000 in Lisbon. It is planning to launch its service in Geneva, and it is estimated that it would cover 15 major cities in London by 2020.
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An automation industry Daimler AG acquired a share in Kapten, which was previously known as Chauffeur-Privé. The BMW Group, combined with this automation industry to form an Intelligent App.
Various services of Intelligent Apps like parking services, free-floating services, charging services are integrated with the Kapten taxi app.
The ridesharing services of Intelligent Apps are yet to be merged with Kapten services.
The CEO of Kapten Mr.Hascoet stated that ridesharing services are highly competitive and it is planning to merge the scooter service of Intelligent Apps with the Kapten services.
To come up with an exclusive advertising campaign, Kapten used the re-branding process and the company was ready to spend Euros for the same.
Just like Uber, they changed the minimum price from €8 to €6, and for the time being, they paid the driver-partners €8.
Kapten services started charging 20% on each ride.
The free waiting time has been from 5 minutes to 3 minutes so that the drivers can optimize their time.
In the past 7 years of taxi business service, it handled more than 2 million clients and extended its service to more than 200 companies. The number of rides completed by those companies was around 20 million.
Currently, around 22,000 drivers are working with Kapten taxi services.
In 2016, the revenue generated was around $54.9 million. In 2017, it was around $113 million and in 2018, it was around $180.8 million.
In this article, you will be able to find the complete review of Kapten taxi, which is a ride hailing app. This also provides the summary, revenue details, the important benefits and highlights of Kapten taxi services.
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