This large sector covers the production and sale of consumer goods, as well as various consumer services including electronic commerce and health care. Since 1996, Baring Vostok funds have invested over $400 million in 13 companies from this sector.
Location:
Israel, Russia, US, UK
Years:
2014
Shareholding:
Minority stake

Gett was founded and is managed by serial entrepreneurs. It is one of the leading global players in on-demand transportation market operating in four countries including Israel, Russia, UK and US. As the taxi industry is undergoing a structural shift with both supply and demand migrating from street hail and phone service to two-sided mobile marketplaces, Gett has an opportunity to capture the strong growth of this market. On top of that, Gett was one of the first to launch a comprehensive solution for corporate clients, which now generates a considerable portion of the company’s gross profit.

Other projects

News

19 November 2019

TJX acquires 25% of Familia.

A Baring Vostok portfolio company Familia – Russia’s leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer – announced that the TJX Companies has acquired a 25% ownership stake in the Company from existing shareholders for USD 225 million.
11 November 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement regarding the decision of the Moscow City Court to refuse changes to Ivan Zyuzin's and Vagan Abgaryan's pre-trial detention measures.
06 November 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement regarding the decision of the Moscow City Court (Mosgorsud) to prolong the pre-trial detention of Maxim Vladimirov.
29 October 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement on the court decision to extend the house arrests of Michael Calvey and Philippe Delpal.
09 October 2019

Media Statement.

Baring Vostok statement on the court decision to extend the pre-trial detention of Maxim Vladimirov.