Nothing beats a good massage after a heavy work day! The ride-on-demand business model first popularized by Uber is getting into other fields including natural health and wellness at a rapid phase. Lately, a lot of companies has been utilising the ‘massage-app’ space, where consumers can schedule a massage without much advance notice.
Urban, a London-based app aiming to democratise wellness has roped in $10 million (approx €9 million) funding in Series B round led by Accelerated Digital Ventures (ADV) and supported by existing investors Passion Capital and Felix Capital. Furthermore, this latest round of investment comes at a time when the company is nearing profitability.