Bangalore: Vyomo, a mobile marketplace for beauty and wellness segment raises an undisclosed amount of seed funding from YouWeCan Ventures, which was recently launched by well-known Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh. The startup plans to utilize the raised funds to enhance its technology, marketing and operations.
Founded in 2014 in Delhi by an alumnus of London Business School – Abhinav Khare, Vyomo is a mobile artificial intelligence platform that aims to simplify the way of beauty and wellness services are requested, offered and rendered to customers. Through this startup one can easily find salons and spas based on the locality, price range and book the service instantly. It acts like a SAAS based end-to-end salon management software to beauty salons and spas by providing a way to grow and simplify their business by generating high traffic, booking management, EPOS, CRM and many others. The startup is currently seeking to replicate the triumph of taxi hailing applications such as Uber, Ola, Taxiforsure. Based out in Delhi, the firm plans to launch its operations to Dubai and four metropolitan cities later this month.
Talking about the funding round,- Abhinav Khare, Founder & CEO, Vyomo says “Securing our seed funding by signing up with YouWeCan Ventures is an important milestone for the firm as it will allow us to scale up and expand to meet the demands of our global users”.
Talking about his firm's first investment, Yuvraj Singh affirms, “We would like to support empowerment of millions of beauty professionals and help them improve their lives and income, and be part of their personal milestones". Through YouWeCan Ventures, he plans to invest over Rs.50 Crore in startups related to real estate, healthcare, hospitality, media industry and many others.