Fahim Saleh, Cofounder of Pathao and Gokada

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Fahim Saleh, the co-founder of Pathao and Gokada Rides, was a tech enthusiast and multi millionaire . He started Ride sharing app called Pathao along with Hussain Elius, and Shifat Adnan in 2015.

Early Life and career

Fahim Saleh was born in Bangladesh. His first company in high schoolgenerated over one million dollars in revenue. After college, he taught himselfhow to program and started KickBack Apps, garnering over twenty-milliondownloads.

Entrepreneurship of Fahim Saleh

Fahim Saleh, a student of Bentley University, founded several startups including Pathao, Gokada, Adventure Capital and KickBack Apps. Seeing an opportunity in his parent’s native country of Bangladesh,he went on to co-found the largest ride-sharing company in the country valued atover $100 million – Pathao.

Pathao, founded by Fahim Saleh, Hussain Elius and Shifat Adnan, started its journey as a delivery service back in 2015 with its fleet of motorcycles and bicycles. They acted as a delivery service for several e-commerce companies of Bangladesh. Later in 2016, Pathao started bike-sharing services on mid-2016 and had successfully been operating since then till the pandemic hit the country.

In 2018, he co-founded Gokada, an on-demand, motorbike-hailing company in Lagos, Nigeria, and took over as its CEO in April of last year. Unfortunately, the company faced a setback after authorities in Lagos banned motorbike taxis earlier this year.

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Net Worth

Fahim Saleh was from New York, USA. As of 2020, his estimated net worth is USD 150 Million.

Death of Fahim Saleh

On July 15, 2020, police found the “limbless,headless torso” of Saleh inside his luxurious condo in New York. The newspaper reported that an electric saw was lying next to the remains. The condo is located on Manhattan’s lower east side on East Houston Street at Suffolk Street. He was only 33 when he was brutally murdered.

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Fahim Saleh Biography

Full NameFahim Saleh
Famous forCofounder of Pathao, Gokada
Date of Birth1986
Age33 years
Birth PlaceNewYork
EducationGraduate from Bentley University
Martial StatusUnknown

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