Serena Capital Backs Restaurant Booking Business

French growth investor Serena Capital has announced its thirteenth investment in LaFourchette, a provider of real-time bookings for restaurants in France, Spain and soon in Switzerland. La Fourchette joins Serena Capital’s portfolio which includes Aramis Auto, Augure, Bonita Soft, Coach Club, Catherine Max, Prestashop, Prixtel, RSI Video Technologies, SantéVet, Sequans, Selectron and Yakarouler.

ANNOUNCEMENT

Serena Capital’s family is growing !

We are proud to announce Serena Capital’s thirteenth investment: LaFourchette, leading provider in real-time booking for restaurants in France, Spain and soon in Switzerland.

LaFourchette offers a simple and free solution to its users, not only to select and book restaurants but also to benefit from discounts up to 50 %. In addition, the firm provides restaurants with a software as a service (SaaS), that is positioned as « the intelligent book for booking » : booking management, customer database and yield management with discount options.

Pioneer in Europe, LaFourchette has over 11,0000 registered restaurants, 8.3 million booking recorded to date and a permanent catalog of at least 2,000 “special offers” available in twenty cities.

For your next lunch or dinner, think LaFourchette, the service is excellent ! More information can be found on www.lafourchette.com.

La Fourchette has joined Serena Capital’s portfolio along Aramis Auto, Augure, Bonita Soft, Coach Club, Catherine Max, Prestashop, Prixtel, RSI Video Technologies, SantéVet, Sequans (NYSE : SQNS), Selectron and Yakarouler.

See you soon for another Serena Flash News.

Serena Capital is a management company launched in 2008 by three entrepreneurs: Marc Fournier, Philippe Hayat and Xavier Lorphelin. With approximately 100M Euros under management, Serena Capital offers financial backing and operational support to high-growth innovative companies.