Europcar completes the purchase of the Spanish Goldcar

The French car rental company Europcar has completed the acquisition process of the Spanish company Goldcar, after receiving approval from the European Commission on 5 December, the company said in a statement. The Europcar group pointed out that this purchase operation will allow it to become a “key player” in the ‘low cost’ rental segment […]

Uber appoints Barney Harford as new director of operations

Barney Harford, former delegate of the Orbitz travel and airfares search engine, has been appointed Uber’s new director of operations, thus becoming the second highest executive of the US platform, only behind Dara Khosrowshahi, who took over the reins of the company Last August. In fact, Harford and Khosrowshahi coincided more than ten years ago […]

Europcar earns a profit of 78 million until September, 26.8% less

The French car rental company Europcar posted a net profit of 78 million euros during the first three quarters of the current year, which represents a drop of 26.8% compared to the same period of the previous year, according to data published by the business. Up to September, the French entity invoiced 1,821 million euros, […]