Glovo

  • Website: glovoapp.com

  • Geography: Europe, South & Central America, Africa

  • Industry: On demand delivery

  • Investors: Rakuten

  • Status of investment: Current

Founded in Barcelona in 2015 by 20-something Oscar Pierre, the startup offered the world’s first on-demand delivery service, allowing customers to order anything through its app with a click, and have it delivered to their home within an hour. Having expanded in 20 countries over the course of the last four years and attracted $346 million in VC funding made Glovo one of the most successful Spanish startups worldwide.

Oscar Pierre

CEO, Glovo

«Thanks to our partnership with GR Capital, we gained access to resources, market insights and local connections that not only improved our understanding of the country, but helped us executing faster and greatly increased our chances of succeeding. »

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