Madrid-based GuruCall picks up an additional €500k for its business advice marketplace

Madrid-based learning platform GuruCall, founded in 2020, has added an additional €500k to its €1.4 million pre-seed round. The funding has been raised from the Spanish family office alongside internal investors such as Félix Ruiz (current Co-CEO of Playtomic), Paco Avila and Hugo Arevalo.

GuruCall offers a platform that is described as a marketplace for business advice. Users can enjoy video calls from 15-60 minutes duration with successful founders, C-Level executives, or, acclaimed athletes. This is in addition to recorded masterclass content that is available on-demand. 

The premise behind the platform is to enable budding entrepreneurs and founders to access business advice and have the opportunity to learn from seasoned market professionals. GuruCall’s panel of CEO’s, founders, and world champions grows every week. Users of the site have the chance to enjoy their advice, mentorship and skills development. 

GuruCall CEO, Jose Manuel Peral Cortés, said: “This money will help us monetise new functionality and over the 250 hours of elearning we have from key Spanish speaking leaders, influencers and C-level executives, we have many surprises to reveal during 2022…GuruCall will change the way experienced people and experts share their experience with companies and professionals to make better decisions”.

Professionals giving expert advice and teachings on the platform already include the likes of e Alejandro Agag (Founder of Formula E), Antonio Catalan (Founder of NH & AC Hotels), Gloria Lomana (Founder of 50&50), Dimas Gimeno (Founder and CEO of WOW Group). 

The platform is now available on both Android and iOS App stores and the web, with an intuitive format that means users can really make the most of the different learning opportunities that are offered.