- Crowned Best Startup At RISE Event Held In Hong Kong
Mytaxiindia.com, India’s largest online car rental solution for Local, Outstation and Holiday taxi was awarded the PITCH winner on centre Stage at the prestigious RISE event held on 2nd June’2016 in Hong Kong. The three-day legendary networking event was attended by biggest companies & most exciting startups from across the globe, major global media houses and a gamut of investors. At this year’s event, there were 8,144 attendees from 88 countries.
The competition saw around 1,000 startups compete over the three-day event to win the title. Mytaxiindia went through 3 tough & competitive rounds of pitching to packed out audiences before being crowned the PITCH winner. Their Centre Stage pitch was in front of ZhenFund’s Anna Fang, GGV’s Jenny Lee and Freelancer’s Matt Barrie. They were up against SVET Labs and Tripinsiders, the other PITCH finalists.
The prize included travel and accommodation for the Mytaxiindia team at the Web Summit to be held at Lisbon in November. In addition, Stripe, the world’s leading online payments company awarded 250,000 Hong Kong dollars’ worth of free processing to Mytaxiindia for being the PITCH winner.
Mytaxiindia is India’s outstation taxi provider, solving the $15 billion intercity taxi market through its technology global distribution system. The company is maturing 68% quarter on quarter (QoQ) and the company expects 10x times market growth in the next 5 years. MTI currently operates in 119 cities but is hoping to increase this to 150 by the end of the year, and is also looking beyond India to Malaysia, Singapore and Sri Lanka.
Mr. Anshuman Mihir and Mr. Mohit Rajpal, founders, MTI said ”We are delighted to receive the PITCH award. RISE is a remarkable platform and it is a unique honor to be acclaimed internationally. The award has well validated our efforts and has given Mytaxiindia worldwide recognition and acclaim.”
RISE is produced by the team behind Web Summit which has become Europe’s largest tech conference and attracted 42,000 attendees from 134 countries around the world last year.
The tech driven taxi services platform mytaxiindia.com enables customers to check the availability of taxis in real time, getting instant confirmation with driver details and checking the ride en-route on the map in an easy, seamless and secure way through its innovative mobile app.
The company provides flexible payment options like Credit / Debit card, Mobile wallet, EMI and Cash and recently announced its association with Paytm as its online wallet partner to make making cashless payments easier on the go for its esteemed clients.
About My Taxi India
My Taxi India Pvt. Ltd. owns and operates an online car rental portal mytaxiindia.com. It offers car rental for local and outstation travel, transfer service for airport and railway station, car hire for an event, conference, marriage and party and car leasing for corporate executives. The platform enables easy booking, 24×7 customer care support with customised itinerary-based bookings.
My Taxi India mobile app offers outstation taxi cab bookings from 120+ cities with 12,500 plus taxi fleets across 10,500 plus routes, making it the India’s largest outstation mobile application, available on iOS and Android platform. MTI aims to expand operations to 155 cities with one lakh active app users by December 2016.
The company also bagged the prestigious ‘Superstar Startup of 2015’ award from NASSCOM 10,000 Startups, an initiative that curates the best tech start-up from across India.The company was incorporated in 2013 and is based in New Delhi, India.
For more details, visit their website @ www.mytaxiindia.com