Evaneos, a Paris, France-based marketplace for experiential travel, raised €70m in funding.
The round was led by Partech, via its Growth Fund, with participation from new investors Level Equity and Quadrille Capital, as well as existing shareholders XAnge, Serena Capital and Bpifrance.
The company intends to use the funds to strengthen its team and to develop its direct to-local concept outside of Europe, with North America identified as a first major area of investment.
Founded in 2009 by Eric La Bonnardière, CEO, and Yvan Wibaux, CTO, Evaneos is an online marketplace that connects travelers with local travel agencies creating tailor-made trips all over the world.
The company is hiring.
Arma Partners acted as exclusive financial advisor to Evaneos on this deal.