Hyperlocal Handyman Startup, Zimmber Secures Rs 2.5 crores In Funding From Inmobi Founders

Who: Zimmber

From : InMobi’s co-founders Naveen Tiwari, Mohit Saxena and Amit Gupta, along with chief product officer Piyush Shah and Manish Dugar.

Funding Amount : INR 2.5 crores

Funding Round: Angel

Zimmber, which currently operates in Mumbai, Pune and Gurgaon has raised $400,000 (Rs 2.5 crore) from InMobi’s core founding team including Naveen Tewari and has also acqui-hired Mumbai-based laundry service Dhulai.Zimmber-funding

Operating in hyperlocal services, Zimmber, is set to be India’s very own handy.com. Taking this a step further, Zimmber trains and accredits all handy-men before enrolling them on the platform. Such a move helps in redefining a very fragmented handy-man market in India.

In India, this segment has received great VC interest, though there is intense activity with more than 69 home solutions firms being founded in 2014.

Zimmber was founded in 2014 by Goel, along with Gaurav Shrivastava and Amit Kumar. Zimmber provide home services like Home Painting, AC services, Electrical services, Plumbing Services, Carpentary, Home cleaning, Mason service, Sofa cleaning, Carpet cleaning in Mumbai, Pune and Gurgaon and they have partnered with 250 service providers as of now. They are also planning to expand their footsteps to metros like Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai and many more tier 2 and tier 3 cities in the upcoming months.