Uber is a USA based platform operating in Australia. They provide rise sharing.
They state that they "ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion".
Self-description (from their website)
Move the way you want
We ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion
Skill levels and worker requirements
Skill level is low
Drivers/riders License; no other qualifications required
Workers are driver-partners (Independent contractors)
Platform revenue derived from
Comission from drivers