Online listing firm Sulekha has entered into a strategic partnership with Axis Bank to provide the bank's SMB and SME customers access to Sulekha's local services marketplace. Under this partnership, now Axis Bank SMB customers can get Sulekha's services by simply clicking an exclusive button provided on Axis Bank's net banking portal under the ‘Beyond Banking' section. This partnership will enable the Axis Bank SMB and SME customers to be visible on Sulekha online platform. Sulekha now has more than 5.5 million listed businesses, said company.
Sulekha said it services marketplace is growing fast with over a million needs being registered every month. This tie-up will help Axis Bank customers access to this platform. “Sulekha has consistently played a crucial role as an enabler for small businesses and enterprises in India by providing them affordable access to the online marketplace, adding tremendous value and growth opportunities,” said Satya Prabhakar, CEO & founder, Sulekha.
“Sulekha not only creates digital footprint for the SMB but also offers targeted, inexpensive and actionable leads at real time. Being a pioneer in local services market in India, we strongly believe that our expertise would be of great benefit to Axis Bank's SME/SMB customers, who can now gain special access to our evolved online local services ecosystem,” he added.
Sulekha said SMB and SME customers of Axis Bank can avail Sulekha's services by simply clicking an exclusive button provided on Axis Bank's net banking portal under the ‘Beyond Banking' section.
Sulekha is one of India's largest digital platforms for local service need fulfilment in over 40 cities, connecting tens of millions of users and local businesses in over 800 need categories such as computer training, serviced apartments, wooden flooring, party catering, baby-sitting, elder care, yoga lessons, kitchen renovation, wedding photography, moving-packing, pest control, event planning and auto repair.
Sulekha has 14 offices and 2,000+ employees across India, including Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Chennai, Austin.