APUS Strengthens Commitment towards India; to Invest Rs 100 Crore in Indian Startups

By: | Published: October 6, 2015 5:39 PM

APUS Group, the world fastest growing mobile internet services today announced their plans of investing in Indian startups at their early stages, by committing an initial amount of Rs. 100 crore.

APUS Group, the world fastest growing mobile internet services today announced their plans of investing in Indian startups at their early stages, by committing an initial amount of Rs 100 crore. The move aims to build a positive ecosystem for the ever growing start- up community in India. The group will offer support to these companies via programs designed focussed on developing and building a positive ecosystem for their growth. These programs will range from providing incubation to free APUS traffic.

APUS will offer an open platform to all the start ndash;ups, and will aim to deliver the right guidance resources till the time they gain enough exposure in their targeted markets. Start-ups shortlisted under this program will also have access to tools and experts helping them to enhance decision making capabilities.

APUS has already invested in iamWire, India first digital platform covering start-ups, which will help them aid their growth strategy.

Speaking on the India strategy, Mr Li Tao, Founder CEO APUS Group said, As an emerging market, India market potential is great. India offers one of the greatest ecosystems for start-ups, which is very attractive. We at APUS Group are confident the Indian economy and start-ups will forge a mutually beneficial bond. We had similar situation in China three to five years ago and India represents an important market for us. We are looking to further strengthen our presence as we evaluate more partnership opportunities with more firms as we look to strengthen our relationship with India.

With over 25 million users from India currently, APUS plans to further reach the target of 80 million by 2016 by setting up a local operation centre for India market and also by providing more localized service and experience to Indian users and augment India specific content. Currently, more than 90% of APUS launcher users are overseas, and the app is available in 25 different languages.

APUS user system is the worlds third largest smartphone system; include user interface, system management, communication and social management, information management, application management, etc. Company mission is to streamline the Android user experience, and giving any device a sleek and beautiful interface and ensuring a quality performance.

About APUS:

Founded in June 2014 by APUS Group CEO Li Tao, who has 16 years; experience in the China Internet market, APUS Group mission is to deliver the world most intuitive user experience to Android smartphone users worldwide. A top 10 developer on Google Play, APUS Group develops critical system apps that collectively embody the APUS User System, the world fastest, smallest, most simple user system for Android users, including APUS Launcher, APUS Search, APUS Browser, APUS Headlines, APUS Discovery, APUS Know, and APUS Message Center. The APUS User System totals 250 million Android users worldwide. Learn more about APUS Group at https://apusapps.com.

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