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Vehicles and Transport

Borrow a Boat

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Feb 12th 2020 - Mar 23rd 2020

Borrow A Boat is a mobile and web-based marketplace that allows users to book all types of boats online for charter, be it on a short-notice request for the day, a long weekend on board, or a 7-14 day boating trip for your summer holiday. The company is providing a 21st-century solution to the people of Britain and changing how people go boating. Till date they have been backed by VC Edition Capital, following on with £1m lead investment with over 22,000 boats listed in over 65 countries. They have been headlined as the sponsor of the UK's biggest boat show in Southampton in 2019.

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Rated on 18/02/2020

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The CEO is a serial entrepreneur, founder of four tech start-ups since 2009 and a Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers who has experience in leading start-ups and early-stage businesses.


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  • £1,325,390
  • 106%
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    incorporated 4 years

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    Previous Funding rounds
    12 Feb 20 Crowdcube £1,325,390 / 106% 67.00%
    09 Nov 18 Crowdcube £1,496,600 / 249%
  • Internet Business Awards Category Award Winner 2015
  • Hertfordshire Business Awards Finalist 2014

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