Alfa-Bank Ukraine and Uberlin, which is the largest partner of Uber in Ukraine, signed the formal partnership agreement. This partnership will allow the service to develop more efficiently, ensure the high standards, convenience and reliability of Uberlin settlement procedures with the drivers that collaborate with the Uber service. From now on, the drivers that are connected through Uberlin will automatically receive Ultra service package from Alfa-Bank Ukraine and enjoy all the benefits of the bank’s products and services.
“We are pleased to embark upon partnership with Uber taxi booking service – the global leader that is rapidly gaining popularity in our country. This is our first local collaboration with Uber, among global shareholders of which are also the shareholders of our Alfa-Group. The combination of trend-setting financial solutions of Alfa-Bank Ukraine and technological service gives a win-win for both the customers, and Uber drivers,” commented Alexey Puznyak, the Vice President, acting Director for Retail Product Development of Alfa-Bank Ukraine.
Each driver that is connected to Uber through Uberlin, after execution of Ultra service package from Alfa-Bank Ukraine will receive comfortable financial solutions, free cash withdrawals at unified ATM network of Alfa-Bank Ukraine and Ukrsotsbank, interest income on temporarily surplus funds, convenience of mobile banking, high-quality service, as well as other advantages of the premium Visa Platinum card.
As of today, Uberlin company only in Kyiv has connected to Uber service more than a thousand drivers. The company coverage in 2017 will significantly expand and will cover the city of Dnieper, Lviv, Odesa, and Kharkiv. By the projections of Uberlin experts, within a year the number of partner drivers will increase by about 10 thousand.
Let us recall that in February 2016, LetterOne (L1) investment holding headquartered in London and founded by the major shareholders of Alfa-Group international consortium has invested USD 200 million into Uber taxi booking service.
Uberlin is exclusive international partner of Uber company, which collaborates with Uber company for more than three years, and is represented in 3 countries. Uberlin is the largest partner of Uber in Ukraine.