Uber talks e-hailing in Africa

The evolution of ride sharing in SA is the focus in this edition of the Business Day Spotlight.

Our host Mudiwa Gavaza is joined by Frans Hiemstra, GM for Sub-Saharan Africa at Uber.

Topics of discussion include: the size and scope of Uber’s business in Africa; differences between the markets; the impact of inflationary pressure of the company’s pricing; safety of drivers and riders; trends in the gig economy; relationship with drivers; and competition in SA’s ride sharing market.