Founded by three Colombian entrepreneurs in 2015, Rappi is a mega-high growth on-demand delivery startup that operates across Latin America. They connect consumers with independent contractors and businesses who can supply everything from groceries and prepared meals to clothing and drug-store medication.
Since its humble origins handling restaurant deliveries in Bogota, Rappi has now reached unicorn status and is only the second Colombian startup to achieve a valuation of $1 billion. They’re on a mission to build the most important tech company in Latin America, with investors including Sequoia Capital, Yuri Milner’s DST Global and German-based firm Delivery Hero.
Rappi currently operates across more than 25 cities in Colombia, Argentina, Brazil and Chile, as well as in Mexico, Peru and Uruguay, with 50,000 different businesses in partnership. A team of around 20,000 couriers deliver fresh produce, hot meals and office supplies to the startup’s rapidly growing base of customers, as well as handling direct cash transfers
You can find more info at https://www.rappi.com/
Rappi is expanding quickly and needs Product support for efforts to revamp their platform, which today offers more than 35,000 items from 140+ retailers. Work with the CTO, Product Leads to assess and improve the user experience.
Improving how people live through digital payments and everything consumers need.
Originally launched as a grocery delivery app in late 2015 by Endeavor Entrepreneurs Simon Borrero and Sebastian Mejia, Rappi has evolved into an on-demand delivery service for “everything” in seven countries throughout Latin America. Rappi was born with the aim of helping cities become more efficient, caring for the environment, and improving the quality of life of citizens.