Shahar Waiser


Shahar Waiser is a 6 times entrepreneur, who founded and built six companies in the US, Russia, and Israel.

These include: GetTaxi  ($30M funded company, market leader, operating in London, Moscow, Tel Aviv and soon launching in New York) and Vigoda.ru - one of the largest daily deal sites in Russia (Groupon model), operating in 94 cities, and it’s rated #15 at the TOP of Russian e-commerce companies (according to the recent FORBES rating).

Being passionate about computer programming since his childhood, he obtained a BSc. degree in Computer Science in Tel Aviv and afterwards spent 5 years in Silicon Valley.

Prior to GetTaxi and Vigoda.ru, he founded Loyalize – a social engagement & loyalty start-up based in San Francisco (acquired by Viggle [VGGL]).

Earlier he served as CEO of Russian operations at publicly traded Comverse [NASDAQ:CMVT], where he achieved a record of $300 million in sales.


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