2be.lu VC leads funding round in Arthur Online “Arthur” – one of the fastest growing UK SAAS platforms for property management.
by: Silicon Luxembourg
photo: Olivier Minaire
featured: Alexander Tkachenko
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2be.lu Investments, a Luxembourg early stage VC fund, was a cornerstone investor in the latest 1 million Euro funding round of Arthur – a cloud-based property management solution for a connected world. Arthur provides an end to-end property management solution for all rental assets. It gives property managers an unprecedented level of control over their portfolios by bringing agents, tenants, owners and contractors together on a single platform. Through automation and systemization, Arthur enables significant efficiencies and greater client engagement.
“The success of Arthur was assured by a combination of a viable business model and a great execution by a professional team”, says Alexander Tkachenko, Managing Partner of 2be.lu Venture Capital fund. “The new investment will give Arthur another boost, allowing both international expansion and growth of the core customer base in the UK”.
“Arthur currently has about 0.5% share of the UK market; the long term aim is to capture 1% of the global market.”
The platform currently has more than 70,000 monthly paying units managed by several thousand individual property managers in 1,000 companies across 30 countries. Arthur is one of one of the fastest growing UK PropTech companies. 2be.lu Investments has been an investor in Arthur since 2017.
“We are delighted by 2be.lu’s continued support which has given us the means to continue growing rapidly. While the near-term focus is to grow in the core sectors of residential, social, commercial and student accommodation, we are not ruling out any sectors in the long term, making the size of the potential market truly massive. Arthur currently has about 0.5% share of the UK market; the long term aim is to capture 1% of the global market,” tells Rochelle Trup, CFO of Arthur Online
2be.lu is a European venture capital fund for early-stage investments in companies in e-commerce, artificial intelligence, and platforms. 2be.lu was set up in 2014 in Luxembourg, member of Luxembourg House of Financial Technology,and currently manages a portfolio of 17 tech startups which disrupt traditional markets and business models.