Urban closes $10M Series B in bid to become ‘one-stop shop’ for on-demand wellness services

May 14, 2019 · techcrunch.com


Urban, the London-headquartered company that lets you book a growing range of wellness services on-demand — now including massage, osteopathy, facial, and nail services — has raised $10 million in Series B funding.

The round, which includes an earlier $4.5 million equity crowdfund, is led by Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV). Two of Urban’s previous backers, Passion Capital and Felix Capital, also followed on.

In a call, Urban founder Jack Tang told me the fund raise will be used by the company to accelerate its goal of becoming a "one-stop shop" for on-demand wellness services, with new product categories planned, including fitness.

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