Fireside Ventures closes its first fund of Rs 340 crore backed by Unilever Ventures, ITC, among othersGaurav Sangwani | March 20, 2018 6:26 PM
They recently announced their advisory board comprising of industry veterans like Amit Agarwal, Senior VP Amazon and Country Manager India, Harsh Mariwala, Chairman, Marico Ltd, and Sri Rajan, Chairman, Bain & Company India.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 20, 2018 4:59 PM
Gurugram based DSM Fresh Foods fresh meat brand Zappfresh has raised Rs 20 crore in pre-series A round of investment from the Vice Chairman of Dabur India, Amit Burman and SIDBI Venture capital. The company plans to use the funds in driving business strategy, expanding supply chain and to scale up geographically. Commenting on the […]
Myntra & Jabong seek to leverage AI and Machine Learning for its operations; tap Udacity’s programs to reskill its employeesGaurav Sangwani | March 20, 2018 1:09 PM
Myntra is investing in developing deep expertise in these nascent fields, and also has plans to deploy Augmented Reality to help users access a more immersive experience
Gaurav Sangwani | March 20, 2018 11:47 AM
inOne currently hosts over 50 apps within a size of 10mb. Some of its apps include the likes of Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, Ola, among others
Gaurav Sangwani | March 19, 2018 5:58 PM
The union demands Ola and Uber to reinstate drivers with lower ratings and stop company owned cabs immediately
Gaurav Sangwani | March 19, 2018 3:53 PM
The festival will go on till the Good Friday, April 1st and will bring out a plethora of special menus, discounts from the likes of Cafe Coffee Day, Faasos, Dunkin Donuts, KFC, Ovenstory Pizza, among others
Gaurav Sangwani | March 19, 2018 10:33 AM
Founded by Shripad Nadkarni, Shree Bharambe, Abhijit Berde and Varun Khanna in 2015, Fingerlix provides ready-to-cook food.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 16, 2018 12:13 PM
Brennan Gleason brewed up a six pack of beer pints, put them in a neat cardboard and stuck his printed resume on the back of the cardboard. So when these ‘prospective’ employers sit on a quick drink they can talk about his design skills at the same time.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 15, 2018 10:33 AM
Sanjay Naik of Maharashtra Navnirman Vahatuk Sena is organising the protest and stated that from 8am onwards, drivers will be shutting their devices down. Furthermore, they, along with their families will be protesting outside the offices of the cab-hailing giants.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 14, 2018 5:48 PM
At Unicorn India Ventures he will be responsible for guiding the team in making investment decisions in the ESDM (Electronics, System, Design and Manufacturing) sector which includes companies dealing in robotics, cyber-security, internet of things, nano tech and medical devices.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 14, 2018 4:54 PM
Founded by Deepak Gullapalli in 2006, Ace2three is better known as an online rummy platform. The company claims to have over 8 million users just on their mobile app.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 14, 2018 3:07 PM
Founded in 2017 by Ankush Aggarwal and Tushar Mehndiratta, the company serves as a fintech platform for blue-collared workers.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 13, 2018 4:07 PM
The Alibaba Group also led their previous round of financing which ended up raising $700 million. The financing round was announced just after Mobike closed a $600 million from Tencent.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 13, 2018 12:29 PM
The InstaOD initiative will enable online loan processing, instant disbursement with no collateral requirement, prepayment or foreclosure charges.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 13, 2018 10:32 AM
The startup plans to use the funds to develop new healthcare products and also invest in its digitisation and distribution initiatives
Gaurav Sangwani | March 12, 2018 4:52 PM
Paytm food wallet which was launched somewhere around April last year is now serving companies like L’Oreal, Hero Motocorp, Quess Corp, KPIT, Allsource Technologies, Shoppers Stop, GAP, Big Basket and OML among others
Gaurav Sangwani | March 12, 2018 12:28 PM
With Europe’s Taxify entering Australia and Ola kickstarting operations, both backed by China’s Didi Chuxing (the company that acquired Uber in China), in Australia, Uber seems to be against the cab-hailing Asian Union.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 6, 2018 1:56 PM
Being an IIT and LBS (London business School) alumnus, he has co-founded CartPerk technologies. Gautam has also been an investor and mentor to WarnOven, a food-tech startup.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 6, 2018 11:09 AM
Trifecta Capital, since its inception in 2015, has invested in over 25 companies, including PaperBoat, Rivigo, UrbanClap, BigBasket, among others
Gaurav Sangwani | March 5, 2018 4:04 PM
MedGenome claims to have performed over 100,000 genomic tests and has enabled clinicians to diagnose over 40 percent of unsolved cases.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 5, 2018 1:36 PM
With the move, BigBasket may be following the footsteps of Hema, the first digital supermarket incubated in China by Alibaba.
Zone Startups concludes 2nd edition of Fintegrate Zone; Names LendFoundry, Element 42 and Namaste Credit as winnersGaurav Sangwani | March 1, 2018 2:18 PM
This year saw the participation from the UK Department of International Trade and was headed by Dan Morgan, Fintech leader for the South Asia market at the UK’s Department of International Trade.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 1, 2018 2:06 PM
Goldman Sachs invested $19 million through its Indian and Hong Kong based investment arm, while UC-RNT invested about $16 million in the home-rental startup, media reports said.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 1, 2018 10:40 AM
It was last month when it received investment from the Education Catalyst Fund making this the second investment of ECF in the same company in two consecutive months.
SaaS-based customer engagement startup Survaider raises $500,000 from Chennai Angels, Axilor Ventures and othersGaurav Sangwani | February 28, 2018 6:48 PM
Its services range from NPS tracking, review management, on-site feedback forms, social listenings, business insights, ticketing to competitor analysis, team collaboration and opinion monitoring.
Gaurav Sangwani | February 28, 2018 4:10 PM
Founded by Pratish Gandhi, Abash Anand and Harshit Vaishnav in 2017, the startup enables a platform that connects borrowers seeking capital with lenders looking for ‘better than market’ returns.
LA-based startup Vyng secures investment from Indian Angel Network, gears to enter the Indian marketGaurav Sangwani | February 28, 2018 2:36 PM
The round has closed nearly $3 million led by March Capital Partners with participation from Inspiration ventures, HOF Capital, Co-founder of Giphy – Alex Chung, BAM Ventures and Co-founder GroupMe Steve Martocci.
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