Jamieson is pleased to announce that it has advised co-founder and CEO Oliver Dlouhý and the management team of Kiwi.com in relation to the strategic investment in the business by General Atlantic (a US headquartered global private equity firm).
Kiwi.com, a leading online travel booking platform powered by cutting-edge technology, was founded in 2012 and was recognized as the #1 fastest-growing Czech start-up by Forbes Magazine in 2017 and 2018. Through its proprietary technology and algorithms, Kiwi.com has a unique ability to offer expansive flight options to value-conscious consumers. The Company pioneered technology that matches passengers to multiple carriers and flights on single itineraries, and partners with airlines, online travel agencies, and metasearch engines to sell more than €1 billion in tickets across the globe.
“We are thrilled to partner with General Atlantic as we embark on our next phase of growth, seeking to bring optionality and value to our expanding customer base in an increasingly complex online travel market,”Oliver Dlouhý, Co-founder & CEO .
“The firm’s deep expertise in the tech and travel sectors and track record of helping high-growth, category-disrupting companies achieve global scale will be hugely beneficial as we take Kiwi.com to the next level.”