Since 2014, the Home service marketplace UrbanClap has provided service across India. With a vision to set itself up internationally, the startup opened its services in Dubai, UAE. The startup now had its foot in 10 cities in India and 1 city in UAE. With that, the news just knocked on doors this evening that it has arrived in Abu Dhabi, UAE. This marks the startup’s second setup internationally and in UAE.
Home service marketplace and provider, UrbanClap, has tried expanding its market and services to international space. Just last year, the startup opened and started providing services in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
With that, the company was now providing services in 10 cities in India and 1 city in UAE, until today. The news knocked on the doors as the startup launched its on-demand home services in Abu Dhabi. This marks its second international launch, and second in UAE.
UrbanClap has planned to start its services in Abu Dhabi with over 20 service partners. The startup will be offering deep cleaning, maid, pest control, handymen and AC servicing and repair. It will soon be adding home painting and packers and movers to the list of services.
The startup was also lucky enough to have had been in Kalyan Krishnamurthy‘s vision. The ‘growing startup’ landed an investment from him, worth ₹1.6 Crores. Know more about this investment and its consequences, here: Home service marketplace UrbanClap secures ₹1.6 crores investment (from Flipkart).
UrbanClap: Where to next?
With this move, the startup aims at boosting its business in UAE by two folds.
Abu Dhabi has a large pool of service professionals available who are not yet online. This is a huge opportunity for UrbanClap to explore the market and tap into this latent talent
– Abhiraj Bhal, Co-founder
It is already empowering over 100 businesses and has strategic plans to expand to other Gulf countries.