Travelstart, a Cape Town, South Africa- and Dubai, UAE-based online travel company, received an investment from HarbourVest.
The financial terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.
The company intends to use the funds for further expansion in geographies and growth in new verticals.
Founded in 1999 by Stephan Ekbergh, CEO, Travelstart is an online travel company doing business across several African countries as well as across the GCC.
With low airfares on international and domestic flights from airlines, vehicle hire options from top car rental companies and hotel reservations bookable for properties on every continent, it offers something for every traveller’s budget.