re008: Building Innovative Products with Ammar Akhtar


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By Farrukh Ahmed. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Ammar is an entrepreneur based in Dubai since 2007 and has formed several successful initiatives mostly inclined towards mobility and technology.

Ammar is the brain behind the online booking systems for Budget, Thrifty, Dollar and many other companies in the UAE. He is the Founder and CEO of Finalrentals which is a car rental booking innovation startup in the UAE. has won the Gulf Capital SME Award as the “Digital Business of the Year” 2018.

Ammar’s dream is to make car rental reservations as easy as renting a movie from Netflix or ordering food from Zomato.

Ammar has been nominated as Entrepreneur of the year by Gulf Capital Meed Awards in 2019.

You can connect with Ammar on Instagram at and on Linkedin at

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