Epteca has been selected as one of 13 companies from over 100 that applied to be part of the Traveltech Lab, the UK’s first-ever incubator for travel technology start-ups.
The Traveltech Lab, created by London & Partners and The Trampery, will connect tech start-ups and their ideas to the big corporates who need to stay ahead of the competition through technology.
London & Partners’ goal is for London to become the number one city in the world for travel technology start-ups, it is hoped that the incubator will help support the development of the next booking.com, trivago.com, or Skyscanner.
Epteca has developed the ‘Marketplace Ecosystem’ where travel companies, product brands and vendors can offer purchasable additional products and services that are relevant to each person’s trip.
Its ‘smart marketing and selling’ full-service solution aims to add value to every step of the customers’ journey and helps travel providers and vendors of those relevant offerings reach new revenue streams.
Epteca is based in Switzerland and operates in Germany and Scandinavia, it’s solution serves leading brands and the firm aims to expand its UK presence.
The company was recently acknowledged by Phocuswright’s expert panel as one of Europe’s three most innovative travel tech start-ups, and one of 30 global innovators.
Bojan Jokic, chief executive, said: “We are pleased to see we are also being recognized in the UK market as innovators in technology, and specifically the travel technology area.”
“London is a leading European hub, and we believe the people behind TravelLab have spotted this trend.
“Being part of TravelLab and surrounded by other leaders, Epteca will be well positioned to serve this huge market and to capitalise on it.”
Epteca will be featured as part of a TravelTech innovation event on April 29.