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Yaxi

Sebastian Barrios Sebastian Barrios
Country
Mexico
Industry
Technology
Year selected
2013
partner
José Akle Carranza
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Yaxi is a taxi hailing app for iPhone and Android that instantly connects passengers in Mexico City with taxis that are screened for quality, tracked for safety, and technically equipped for optimal route and payment efficiency. By working with ordinary taxis and charging passengers a low $1 commission fee, Yaxi brings quality, safety, and convenience to the masses at less than half the cost of black car hailing services, while significantly increasing driver earnings. Yaxi is already the #1 taxi hailing app in Mexico City, and is positioned to extend its lead across the region.

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