How TravelPerk raised €55M and disrupted the business travel industry

TravelPerk is about to double figures in the next few months. Having raised €55M from private investors in less than a year, this startup – born and raised in Barcelona – has developed an online platform that simplifies the way companies can manage their business travel.

International investors backing the company include Felix Capital, Target Global, Spark Capital, LocalGlobe, Sunstone and Amplo. Gideon Pridor, VP of Marketing at TravelPerk, shares their plans for growth and explains the various advantages of Barcelona as a booming startup hub.

 

 


“Barcelona is a combination of acquiring excellent local talent, and a hub for hiring international talent in a place like Europe”

“These two rounds include some of the best investors in Europe and, more importantly, all of our existing investors, which always shows a vote of confidence in the company and where it's headed”