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How Urban Company is focussing on safety and upskilling to stay ahead of the game

How Urban Company is focussing on safety and upskilling to stay ahead of the game
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Urban Company (formerly known as UrbanClap), a soonicorn with its last round of valuation at around $935 million, is investing a substantial portion of the capital it has raised till date towards training and safety of the 30,000 service professionals who work for its platform. 

Abhiraj Singh Bhal, Co-founder of Urban Company, told YourStory that the company will be investing  Rs 150-200 crore ($20-27 million) towards training, quality control, and safety-related efforts over the next three years. 

Abhiraj Bhal, Co-Founder of Urban Company with one of the home service professional


Meet the Mavericks: Abhiraj Singh Bhal, Co-Founder & CEO of Urban Clap, India's home services startup


Launched in 2014 by Abhiraj Bhal, Varun Khaitan, and Raghav Chandra, the startup today operates more than 100 classroom training centres across 22 cities in India and has presence in a few international markets.

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