Cookly, the Airbnb for cooking classes, raises pre-Series A funding round led by Zcoin founder

June 11, 2018

Bangkok-based cooking classes and culinary experiences platform Cookly today announced that it has raised an undisclosed pre-Series A funding round led by Poramin Insom, founder of leading cryptocurrency Zcoin.Existing investor 500 TukTuks also participated in the funding round.In a press statement, Cookly explained that the funding will be used to support global expansion and scalability. It will also be used to support product development.With the participation of Zcoin founder Poramin Insom in the funding round, the startup also announced that it also plans to use Zcoin's technology to facilitate transactions."We want to strengthen our market leadership and establish our global presence while buildinga more user focused product for an industry that shows tremendous growth and interest," explained Cookly CEO and Co-Founder Benjamin Ozsanay.