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Prime Ventures invests in Leavy.co

November 2019

Leavy.co, the innovative travel community and marketplace, has raised $14m in seed funding and launched its lifestyle app, designed to help millennial locals travel for less. Dutch investor Prime Ventures has led what is considered the largest ever seed funding round in travel tech worldwide, with participation from angel investor Dominique Vidal, partner at Index Ventures, who has worked with some of the US and Europe’s biggest consumer internet companies.

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Prime Ventures invests in Blueground

October 2019

Blueground raises $50 Million Series B, to support global expansion while doubling down on strengthening tech, design, product and guest experience The round was co-led by two prominent investment firms: Prime Ventures and WestCap Investment Partners. As part of the round, Nick Kalliagkopoulos of Prime Ventures and Charlie Young of WestCap will be joining Blueground’s Board of Directors. WestCap’s founding partner, Laurence Tosi, is an experienced investor and operator, who served as the long time CFO of private equity firm, Blackstone, and subsequently, as the CFO of Airbnb, the leading home-sharing marketplace.

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