Founded in 2021, the brand will take advantage of the capital injection to invest in technology, products and drivers to strengthen its application, strengthen its team and build the brand.
O’hi is the social networking app that pioneered by using the power of real human interaction in the same physical space as a coffee shop to allow people to make meaningful connections instantly. The venture raised Rs 3 crore. in seed funding from renowned investors such as Rahul Mehta (DST Managing Partner), Angellist US, among others. O’Hi instantly solves real-life problems while anyone is in a coffee shop or salon. The app allows tourists to interact with locals or other tourists in a random city.
Founded in 2021, the brand is the result of an original idea by Rupal Sharma and Adeeti Singh. In just six months of running the beta, O’hi observed the behavior of over 56,000 users, they dive deep into each of their expectations for authentic, instant socializing. They will soon go for the next boost to get out of beta, boost growth and double growth hacks the user intends to have shown strong signs of being a global sensation.
Commenting on the injection of funds, Rupal & Adeeti, the founders of O’hi, said: “We are very happy to receive these funds and would like to thank our partners for realizing the vision we set for O’. hey. We are entering a very exciting phase of acceleration in our journey and I am convinced that this partnership will grow in the months to come. We have immense knowledge and hands-on learning of human behaviors in different types of cafes, at different times of the day, as we work, studying the same for over 4 years now. More and more Indians are connecting through O’Hi every day as the network breaks down geographical barriers and helps people in real life instantly while anyone is in a coffee shop or living room. We believe that the in-depth knowledge, the learning that they have accumulated during these months of piloting in Jaipur, Goa, Pune, etc. allowed them to be on the way to the first major social network on the ground around the world.”
The brand will leverage the capital injection to invest in technology, products and drivers to strengthen its app, strengthen its team and build the brand. They are looking to increase their services. The platform started with Goa, Jaipur and currently with Pune, Gurugram and Bangalore with plans to expand to new cities.