Getaround has named Eduardo Iniguez, senior vice president of Finance & Strategy, and AJ Lee, vice president of Gig Marketplace.
Iniguez and Lee both join Getaround following the Company’s acquisition of HyreCar’s assets, a U.S. gig carsharing marketplace. Through this acquisition, Getaround expects to accelerate its path to profitability, while unlocking additional earning potential for hosts and enhanced flexibility of quality vehicle options on the Getaround marketplace.
“I am thrilled to welcome both Eduardo and AJ, as well as additional members of the HyreCar team, to Getaround,” said Getaround CEO and Founder Sam Zaid. “Eduardo’s operational expertise and financial planning experience will accelerate Getaround’s ability to deliver sustained growth and position the company for long-term profitability. Additionally, AJ is a proven growth and operations executive that will play a key role driving the growth of our gig marketplace unit going forward.”
Eduardo Iniguez—Senior Vice President, Finance & Strategy
Iniguezis is a senior finance executive with broad expertise across a wide range of sectors with a specialization in operational finance, restructuring and strategic M&A activity. With over 14 years of experience in operational finance, treasury, budgeting, networking capital management and public accounting, Iniguez will oversee the company’s financial operations and risk management with a focus on cost optimization and financial transformation initiatives.
Prior to Getaround, Iniguez served as CEO and CFO of HyreCar and was previously the vice president of Corporate Finance & Accounting at AllClear Aerospace & Defense where he handled 11 P&Ls globally and also served as the CFO of its joint venture. Iniguez received his Master of Business Administration in Finance and Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Southern California.
AJ Lee – Vice President, Gig Marketplace
Lee brings nearly two decades of growth and operations experience to Getaround after HyreCar, previously holding senior leadership positions at Airspace Technologies, NEXT and Amazon. In this role, he will oversee growth and integration of Getaround’s gig business.
Before Getaround, Lee served as COO of HyreCar and was previously the company’s senior vice president of Growth. At HyreCar, Lee helped to lead the company’s sales, marketing, operations, and technology teams. Lee earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Pennsylvania, his MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, and an MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School.