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Any Truck, Any Time, Any Where: UAE’s ‘Uber for trucks’ TruKKer
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Any Truck, Any Time, Any Where: UAE’s ‘Uber for trucks’ TruKKer

TruKKer is a Digital Freight Network that blends Demand & Supply for land freight services. The network is built on real-time data analytics that creates transparency, reliability, and utilization-based savings for shippers and thousands of transporters. The network’s rapid growth and scale are creating collective opportunities through data monetization and consolidated procurement.

Founders

Gaurav Biswas, CEO and Founder- Before founding TruKKer in 2016, Gaurav served 12yearsin international consulting focused on transaction advisory of billion-dollar real estate projects across North America, the UK, and the Middle East.

Gaurav is also the President of Crown Partners LLC, a real estate holding company on the US east coast and President of Fruit Capital LLC, developers of The Meadows, 158 acres mixed-use master plan in Dallas, Texas.

Pradeep Mallavarapu, CTO and Co-founder- Prior to working at TruKKer, he was the technical director of Aarin Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Founded Date

2015

Headquarters Regions

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

Company Type

For-Profit

Total Funding Amount

$44.4 million

TruKKer’s Services-

 Cross Border
 Rent by Day
 Rent by Trip
 Move my Home
 Office/Commercial Move

With TruKKer’s Dashboard & Mobile Applications, the user gets the ultimate experience of booking and tracking the shipments along with 360° insights in 4 simple stages-

 Place Orders
 Track Orders
 Live Shipment Status Updates
 Historical Data

TruKKer allows users to book a truck quickly with immediate pricing and guaranteed availability. The company has a range of rates, for a single trip, long-term hire or for moving individual items. It operates a marketplace that mostly connects independent truckers with merchants that require shipping. TruKKer has more than 15,000 member trucks that have provided services to more than 200 clients to date. It focuses essentially on road freight and services long-haul cross-country, containerized movements from ports, and last-mile deliveries of heavy and bulky cargo.

Investors

STV, IFC, Riyad Taqnia Fund, World Bank, Shorooq Ventures, Endeavor Catalyst, and Iliad Partners TruKKer has been listed on Forbes Middle East’s 50 Most-Funded Startups. TruKKer aspires to become the first choice in the Middle East land transportation sector.

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