Delivery Hero Group, a Berlin, Germany-based global online food ordering and delivery marketplace, received a €387m equity investment.
Naspers (Johannesburg Stock Exchange (NPN.SJ) and London Stock Exchange (LSE: NPSN), a global internet and entertainment group, made the investment, and will be represented with one member on Delivery Hero‘s Supervisory Board.
The company will use the funds to accelerate its growth plans.
Led by Niklas Östberg, CEO, Delivery Hero is a global online food ordering and delivery marketplace across 40+ countries in Europe, the Middle East & North Africa (MENA), Latin America and the Asia-Pacific region. The company also operates its own last-mile food delivery primarily in 50+ high-density urban areas around the world.
It has over 5,000 employees.