BRW : Bailador leads $3m Series A for tour booking startup Rezdy

by Michael Bailey, Deputy Editor BRW via www.brw.com.au

Rezdy co-founder Simon Lenoir held out for 12 months for an Australian venture capitalist against a barrage of US interest, and he’s finally found one in the form of former Fairfax CEO David Kirk, whose Bailador Technology Investments has led a $3 million Series A round for the tour & activity bookings software startup.

David Kirk, partner at Bailador Technology Investments, insists Rezdy has been on his radar for a while. “Rezdy is a business that we have watched develop over the past three years.We have confidence that Simon and his team have ‘cracked the code’ to execute in this extremely attractive $30 billion global market,” says Kirk, who will become chair of Rezdy.

Click Here, to read the full article.

More Portfolio News

Instaclustr lands $7m round led by Bailador Technology Investments

Open source data platform firm Instaclustr has closed a $7m investment round led by Bailador Technology Investments, the firm founded by ex-Fairfax chief David Kirk.
Read more

AI-powered translator seeks 2017 listing

Paul Smith in the Australian Financial Review interviews Grant Straker of Straker Translations about their recent acquisitions and plans for a 2017 ASX IPO.
Read more

Straker buys Eurotext, talks IPO

Chris Keal of National Business Review New Zealand interviews Grant Straker about Straker Translations' recent acquisition of Dublin based Eurotext Translations
Read more