Access Industries, which has completed a $3.3 billion acquisition of Warner Music Group (WMG), recently invested $6 million in the Russian online couponing service Vigoda.ru. Len Blavatnik’s Access Industries also put a majority of $9.5 million round in taxi mobile booking service Get Taxi, according to JPost.
Founded in March 2010, Get Taxi operates in Tel Aviv, Israel. Shahar Smirin-founded GetTaxi will soon launch its taxi mobile reservation service in London, Paris and Moscow. Get Taxi is headed by CEO David Glattman.
U.S.-based Uber operates mobile taxi booking service in San Francisco and New York City.