George McEncroe
News & Analysis

Women-only rideshare startup Shebah placed in voluntary administration

- October 20, 2021 2 MIN READ

Melbourne startup Shebah has been placed in voluntary administration, a victim of ongoing lockdowns during the Covid pandemic. Administrators Sam Kaso and Rachel Burdett of Cor Cordis said they will try to save the country’s only women-focused rideshare business through a sale or restructure. “Shebah will continue to operate as normal while we stabilise the… Read more »

Ola Australia
News & Analysis

Indian rideshare company Ola appoints former eBay boss Simon Smith as Australian managing director

- July 4, 2018 2 MIN READ

India-founded rideshare company Ola has appointed former eBay Australia boss Simon Smith as its managing director in Australia. Smith, whose previous roles also include time as a non-executive director of Sportsbet, CEO of local social networking platform Nabo, and as a consultant at McKinsey, will be tasked with developing the company’s presence in Australia –… Read more »