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Dalata boss McCann among investors in Ufurnish funding round

Online home furnishings marketplace plans to use £1.8m cash injection to build brand awareness

Killian Woods

Business reporter

@killianwoods
26th July, 2020
Deirdre McGettrick, co-founder of Ufurnish

The Irish-founded start-up Ufurnish, an online home furniture marketplace, has sealed a £1.8 million funding round.

Established by Deirdre McGettrick and Ray Wright, the firm has secured the money from investors including Pat McCann, chief executive of the Dalata Hotel Group.

Anthony Ward, a commodities trader well known in the cocoa market, along with Michael Holland and Craig Wilson, the founders of fintech firm Financial Express, have invested in the London-based firm.

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