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Uber’s Asian rival Grab loses its head of engineering

Uber’s Asian rival Grab loses its head of engineering

 Grab may be in the process of raising a huge $2.5 billion investment round, with SoftBank, Didi and Toyota confirmed as participants, but Uber’s Southeast Asia-based rival has lost its head of engineering.
Arul Kumaravel, VP of engineering at Grab, has left the company for personal reasons, according to a source. It’s not yet clear what his next plan is. Grab confirmed the… Read More

Uber’s Asian rival Grab loses its head of engineering
Source: TechCrunch

Homelike, a German startup that lets business travellers find an apartment, picks up €4M Series A

Homelike, a German startup that lets business travellers find an apartment, picks up €4M Series A

 One growing sector we can add to the travel accommodation list is long term stays for business travellers. Enter Cologne-based Homelike, founded in 2015 by Dustin Figge and Christoph Kasper. The German startup targets business travellers who need “long-stay” accommodation of a month or more and for which a hotel doesn’t really cut it. Read More

Homelike, a German startup that lets business travellers find an apartment, picks up €4M Series A
Source: TechCrunch