Berlin startup Campanda, which offers an online booking internet site for Leisure Vehicles (which is motorhomes, caravans and campervans, to you and me), has lifted €10 million in Collection B funding.
Primary the spherical is Michelin Vacation Spouse, the subsidiary of tyre producer Michelin. Previous backers also participated, which include Accel, idinvest, Le Peigné, Ringier Electronic Ventures, b-to-v Companions, and Atlantic Labs.
Launched in 2013, Campanda statements to be the top online booking platform for RVs. It permits holiday getaway makers to hire vehicles from industrial suppliers and private RV proprietors, the latter providing it a slight sharing economy bent.
Attributes include the ability to examine selling price, location and car facilities, as perfectly as book your preferred motorhome, campervan or caravan/trailer. The market is launched in 44 countries and 6 languages.
Campanda claims it options to use the new capital to grow the recent group of 45 staff, to enter new geographical markets, and to enhance the offer aspect which at this time sits at 26,258 vehicles.
“It fills us with satisfaction that, with Michelin, we have found a further renowned investor for Campanda,” claims Chris Möller, founder and CEO of Campanda in a assertion. “Just like our current buyers, Michelin shares our comprehending of journey in the twenty first century: to plan and book online even though also sustainably harnessing current rental means.”