Rocket Internet Enters Wedding Market with Investment in Bridestory

Image Source: BrideStory

Image Source: BrideStory

Bridestory, Indonesian online wedding marketplace, has just secured Series A funding from Rocket Internet Group with participation from previous investors, Sovereigns Capital, East Ventures and Fenox VC and joined by two new investors, Skystar Capital and Lippo Digital Ventures.

The raised funding will be used to accelerate growth, scale the team, step up the product development, and to get ready for expansion into the international wedding market. CEO and Founder of Bridestory, Kevin Mintaraga believes that, “This partnership will take the company to the next level in the international wedding market.”

Bridestory was launched in April 2014, it connects engaged couples with wedding vendors. The company’s technology platform helps users find, select and compare wedding vendors from 22 different categories.

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