Barnikel, Markus


With more than 3.6 million registered users and daily access to 650,000 transport opportunities, is the world’s largest ridesharing network. offers reliable rides that are affordable and easy to access by computer, mobile phone (iPhone and Android) and social networks. Thanks to, 772,000 tons of C02 and 386 million liters of gas have been saved; not counting the millions of savings by users and the thousands of friendships created
Prior to serving as the CEO of, Barnikel held various leadership positions at Yahoo! worldwide – including most recently: Chief Sales Officer in Australia, Global Director of Sales in the United States as well as Regional Head of Business Development in Singapore.