ekar is a carsharing startup and is the first and largest carshare operator in the Middle East.

ekar enables users to easily discover and book available cars via its mobile App and website. It is the new solution for the rental car by the minute or daily rental!

ekar was founded in 2015 and is based in Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.


ekar UAE services 50,000 bookings per month, a number which is expected to quadruple over the next twelve months as they launch services across cities in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries. The company havs 1,000 ekars in their fleet and over 75,000 members and envision surpassing 10,000 ekars and over a million members by 2021.


ekar is backed by Polymath Ventures, Al Yemni Group and Audacia Capital. The company raised $17.5M from its latest Series B financing on Nov 17, 2019. 



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $17.5M over 2 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Dubai
  • State: Dubai
  • Country: United States
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