Travel Search Site Wego Closes $17M Series C
Travel search site, Wego, just closed its Series C round of $17 million.
The round was led by Crescent Point, a fund manager with offices in Singapore and China that focuses on investments in Asia.
Wego’s site provides a metasearch across about 600 airline carriers and 400,000 hotels, and charges business clients based on referrals to travelers coming in.
This round of funding brings the total so far to $36 million for the eight-year-old company, said Ross Veitch, Wego’s co-founder and CEO.
Wego was founded by Veitch and Craig Hewett, two Australians living in Singapore, where its headquarters are. The company also has offices in Australia, Indonesia, India and most recently in Dubai.
Veitch said the company plans to use the funding to hire more people…
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