Slinger Raises £500K in Funding


Slinger, a London, UK-based provider of a job platform for the hospitality sector, raised £500K in funding.

The round was led by Fuel Ventures with participation from Ufi Ventures, Andrew Gale, Dan Cobley (Ex Google MD), Cornerstone Partners, Resolution Foundation, Tim Parsons (Wage Stream CFO), Gary Elden (EX SThree CEO), Ben Westwood, Richard Ng, plus the Google for Startups Black Founders Fund.

The company intends to use the funds for:

  • Product development
  • Paid acceleration
  • Team growth

Led by Founder Theo, Slinger provides a hospitality job platform to offer the fairest pay and the easiest way to get hospitality work in the UK, and to save money and help hospitality businesses find the right people quickly. The company has already experienced organic growth, with over 10,000 shifts added to the platform and over £1m+ paid out to hospitality workers in the last two years.