Blog Raises Six Figure Investment With $4 Million Valuation

The Pakistani startup Bookme once again proved that their platform is not just like any other website where you can buy your bus or cinema tickets. The company has received a six figure funding with $4 million valuation from Element Ventures, which proves once again the potential of Bookme. As part of the current events, also announced the appointment of Mr. Faisal Sherjan as its director.


Bookme is founded by Faizan Aslam, CEO of Macro Pak Solutions, in Lahore, Pakistan. Bookme aims to become online booking destination for Pakistanis. It is a new way of buying tickets for the events in Pakistan. With this app, you can get all the information of the happenings within the country, up coming events, transport and cinema ticketing. Bookme started at small scale, but Faizan Aslan has said that with the received investment the company is planning to expand their services to other cities in Pakistan.

Bookme was also one of the selected startups for mentorship and training program at Startup Istanbul 2014 Event. Faizan Aslan also joined Startup Turkey 2015 event. You can see his presentation at the event here and a special interview for Etohum in the videos below.

─ June 3, 2015