On-demand fuel delivery app Cafu reveals R&D plans for Sharjah

The R&D facility will help to innovate, introduce new products and services to the market as well as solve major challenges
On-demand fuel delivery app Cafu reveals R&D plans for Sharjah
Rashid Al Ghurair, Founder of CAFU and Hussain Mohammed Almahmoudi, CEO of Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park (SRTIP)
By Gavin Gibbon
Sun 23 Jun 2019 05:48 PM

Cafu, the MENA region’s first fuel on-demand mobile application, is to launch its research and development (R&D) centre in Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park (SRTI Park).

The R&D facility will help to innovate, introduce new products and services to the market as well as solve major challenges through advanced technology and continuous learning.

“With the announcement of the R&D centre, we have reached a new milestone and we look forward to investing in local and global talent while keeping a steady focus on development and implementation of new exciting technologies for our consumers and partners,” said Rashid Al Ghurair, founder of Cafu.

Cafu’s services are available in Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman; fueling cars, motorcycles and boats around the clock.

Hussain Mohammed Almahmoudi, CEO of SRTIP said: “Cafu's move demonstrates a real manifestation of 'Triple Helix' where academia, research institutions, government and private sectors innovate together. SRTIP prides itself to be a growing centre of excellence for transport and logistic technologies and home for regional leading entrepreneurs and talent.”

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