Mumbai-based, on-demand home services marketplace, Zimmber, has raised $2 Mn (about INR 12.8 Cr) from IDG ventures, Omidyar Network, Sherpalo Ventures and TV Mohandas Pai.
The startup plans to use the funds to add more categories on its platform, develop technology, expand its team and enter other tier I, II and III cities.
Founded in 2014 by Anubhab Goel, Gaurav Shrivastava and Amit Kumar, Zimmber is an online platform that provides on demand services to the users of Mumbai, Pune and Gurgaon presently. The startup provides services across nine categories including Home SPA, Laundry, AC servicing, Plumbing, Electrical Repair Services, Pest Control Services, Painting Services, Carpentry Services and arranging drivers.
The startup has plans to expand to 20 new categories and 37 new cities including NCR and Navi Mumbai by next year.
Zimmber claims to have about more than 400 service providers and servicing over 100 orders in a day.
According to Anubhab Goel, CEO and Co-Founder, Zimmber, “ We are growing in all 3 spaces viz city, category and product. As for our growth is concern we are growing 2X week on week and would want to carry on that trajectory for next few months.”