VenueScanner Raises $1.5M in Funding


VenueScanner, a London, UK-based SaaS based venue booking platform, raised $1.5M in funding.

The round was led by Rianta Capital and ACF Investors.

The company intends to use the funds to drive international expansion, as well as enhance the platform to deliver an end to end online experience for event planners.

Led by Rebecca Kelly, founder and CEO, VenueScanner enables individuals, businesses and event organisers to find affordable venues including schools, churches, warehouses, coffee shops and pubs. Launched in 2016, the platform is used by businesses including Accenture, PWC, Skyscanner, BBC and Google.

Since launching in 2016, it has grown to become the UK’s largest online venue booking platform with over 25,000 venues listed. VenueScanner is used by event organisers at some of the world’s biggest and well-known brands including: Facebook, Cancer Research, Accenture, NNS, Unilever, BBC, EY, Mastercard and M&S among many others.