Click&Boat is riding the boat rental wave

Click&Boat is riding the boat rental wave

The British fund Permira enters the capital of the French platform to accelerate its growth.

Click&Boat takes to the open sea. Jérémy Bismuth and Édouard Gorioux in 2014, achieves its most important fundraising since its creation. Kept secret, the amount significantly exceeds that of previous fundraisers combined (about 10 million euros in total). The British investment fund Permira and its subsidiary Boats Group become minority shareholders in the group, of which the two co-founders remain the majority. The other shareholders entered during previous fundraisers sell their shares.

Specialized in the rental of boats between individuals or between professionals and individuals, Click&Boat saw its turnover double each year until 2019 (50 million that year). “We have a boat reservation in Europe every 18 seconds”, Jérémy Bismuth enthuses. Click&Boat has been successful in democratizing boat rental. The start-up has bet on digital, tariffs…