This week Skyscanner announced that five new partners have Invested £128 Million ($192 million) in the company to support and accelerate its already impressive global growth. This includes both primary and secondary proceeds and sees the incoming investors acquire an undisclosed share of Skyscanner.
The primary investment in Skyscanner will support the company’s strategy and accelerate its rapid growth in the £332 billion ($500 billion) online travel market.
In addition, it expands Skyscanner’s access to additional sources of expertise and different virtual and geographic marketplaces around the world. Artemis, Baillie Gifford, Khazanah, Vitruvian Partners and Yahoo! JAPAN now join SEP and Sequoia as the company’s investment partners.
Skyscanner for Business , the independent unit within Skyscanner, offers companies the chance to share in the strength of our products and coverage that has propelled the phenomenal growth of the Skyscanner brand.
Through our Travel APIs and White Label solutions, businesses can build a first class travel search experience for users, benefitting directly from Skyscanner’s global content coverage, while also monetizing the traffic generated.
Skyscanner for Business also offers data and analytical travel insight through our Travel Insight product, giving businesses a holistic, real-time view of market share and user trends.
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