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The Hotels Network closes a €10m round of funding


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BY : Diego GutiérrezJuly Mon, 2020

The startup Spanish The Hotels Network (THN), especializada en software para la industria hotelera, ha cerrado una ronda de financiación de 10 millones de euros.

La operación ha sido liderada por el fondo de capital riesgo francés Elaia, inversor de empresas como Criteo o Sigfox.

Además, la ronda ha contado con la participación de los fondos españoles Seaya Ventures y Seedrocket 4Founders.

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The Hotels Network closes a ¤10 million round of funding

Fundada en 2015 y con sede en Barcelona, THN se ha convertido en la empresa líder en una nueva categoría de tecnología hotelera, el crecimiento del canal directo para hoteles.

Pioneers in the use of Predictive Personalisation in the hospitality industry, THN's technology leverages personalisation techniques and machine learning, lo que permite a los hoteles ofrecer a sus huéspedes una experiencia online totalmente personalizada.

Already more than 5,000 hotels in 96 countries use THN's platform to grow their direct bookings.

This rapid expansion demonstrates the effectiveness of having an innovative product that really brings value to customers. Its clients include leading hotel brands such as One&Only, Minor Hotels y Barceló Hotel Group.

This is its third round in 5 years

Desde su fundación en el 2015, THN ha captado hasta la fecha casi 14 millones de euros. Ese mismo año, cerró su primera pequeña ronda de financiación de 250.000 dólares (unos 220.000 euros), en la que entró el fondo estadounidense NFX. En 2018 captó 3,7 millones de dólares en una operación liderada por Seaya Ventures with the participation of SeedRocket 4Founders.

Después del gran éxito de los primeros años, en junio  de 2020, en plena crisis del Covid-19 y con el sector turístico prácticamente parado, ha anunciado su tercera ronda de financiación, captando fondos por unos 10 millones de euros.  

According to Juanjo Rodriguez, CEO of THN, "we will use these resources to build unique and innovative products, which hotels need in this new context, and help the industry to recover as much as possible".

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