Ola has today announced its plans to enter Australia providing both driver-partners and passengers a better way to move.
Founded in 2011, Ola enables smart transportation options to over 125 million users in India, through its network of over 1 million driver-partners that it hosts across a 110+ cities. On an aggregate basis, Ola serves as many as a billion rides annually, through its platform.Â
Olaâs rapid growth and expansion has been made possible by taking aÂ driver-partner focused approachÂ to ride-sharing - investing in its partners to arm them with the necessary tools, skills and incentives to offer best-in-class transport experiences. Ola is also recognized for itsÂ collaboration with governments and communities to solve local transport issuesÂ in innovative and meaningful ways.
Ola will build on these values as it launches in Australia in early 2018. Starting today Ola isÂ inviting private hire vehicle owners in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth to learn more about driving and registering with Ola by visitingÂ drive.olacabs.comÂ
âWe are very excited about launching Ola in Australia and see immense potential for the ride-sharing ecosystem which embraces new technology and innovation,â saidÂ Bhavish Aggarwal, Co-Founder & CEO, Ola.
He further added, âWith a strong focus on driver-partners and the community at large, we aim to create a high-quality and affordable travel experience for citizens and look forward to contributing to a healthy mobility ecosystem in Australia.â