Careem has signed an important agreement with the Pathfinder Group, Pakistan’s largest private security group, to conduct detailed background checks on the company’s ‘Captains’ (drivers). The measure has been taken to ensure safety and security of passengers.
Working with Research and Collection Services (RCS) – a specialised company under the Pathfinder Group’s umbrella that not only has vast expertise when it comes to conducting their multi step credentials verification process, but also an impressive client list that includes foreign missions.
Speaking at the deal’s signing ceremony, Chairman of the Pathfinder Group and famous defence analyst, Mr. Ikram Sehgal, said,
I am delighted to see such a cutting-edge service coming to Pakistan. The Pathfinder Group has more than 20 years of experience when it comes to leading the way in the security industry, and we are very excited to be working with Careem to assist the company in making its rides as safe as possible.
Junaid Iqbal, Managing Director of Careem, said,
Not only do we want to offer our customers a relaxed and hassle-free travel option, we also want to make sure that our Captains are of the highest calibre. Security and the safety of our clients are of paramount importance to us and we will do all that we can to make them safer.
Since its inception in Pakistan, Careem has delivered millions of successful rides with tens of thousands of captains and looks forward to further strengthening its leadership position across the region with this important agreement.