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Meet India’s most active angel investors

Thursday, September 3, 2015 | More »

Ratan Naval Tata, former chairman of Tata Sons, has developed a taste for the fast-growing tech sector. In his new avatar as an individual investor, Tata is building a personal portfolio of new-age businesses across sectors ranging from consumer internet, particularly in e-commerce, to social/impac...


Jobspire raises $262K in seed funding

Jobspire, a hiring portal that allows startups to visually describe their work environment, has secured $262,000 in seed funding from Purvi Capital LLC, a Chicago-based investment firm. Willfly Ventures, Nikunj Jain (co-founder, Frankly.me), Krishna Jha (co-founder, Telnet Ventures), Sanjay Bakshi (...

3 September, 2015 | More »


Lingerie e-tailer Zivame raises $40M from Zodius, Khazanah & others

Lingerie e-tailer Zivame.com, run by Bangalore-based Actoserba Active Wholesale Pvt Ltd, has raised Rs 250 crore ($40 million, based on forex rates when the transaction was closed last month) in its Series C round of funding from Zodius Technology Fund and Malaysian sovereign wealth fund Khazanah. ...

3 September, 2015 | More »


Exclusive: MeraDoctor raises seed funding from IndiaQuotient

Mumbai-based mobile startup mHealth Ventures India Pvt Ltd, which runs an app under MeraDoctor that allows patients to consult doctors over text chats, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from IndiaQuotient along with a few leading angel investors. MeraDoctor will use the funds to get...

3 September, 2015 | More »


Crowdsourced movie review site Clapsnslaps raises angel funding

SBB Ventures Pvt Ltd, which runs a crowdsourced movie review and online entertainment analytics platform  Clapsnslaps.com, has raised Rs 1 crore ($150,000) in its second round of angel investment from a Mumbai-based production house R M Picture Company Pvt. Ltd. The company will use the money to up...

3 September, 2015 | More »


Capillary raises $45M from Warburg Pincus, others

Bangalore-based Capillary Technologies Pvt Ltd, a SaaS-based CRM solutions provider, has secured around Rs 300 crore ($45 million) in a fresh round of funding led by private equity firm Warburg Pincus. Its existing investors Sequoia Capital and Norwest Venture Partners have also participated in the ...

2 September, 2015 | More »


Ratan Tata backs food-tech startup Holachef

Holachef Hospitality Pvt Ltd, which runs an online marketplace where professionals and amateur chefs can sell meals, has secured an undisclosed amount in funding from Tata Sons’ chairman emeritus Ratan Tata. This would be Tata’s 12th known investment in a new-age technology startup. “Tata’s ...

2 September, 2015 | More »


Luxuryhues raises under $1M from Reliance Capital

Anil Ambani-controlled Reliance Capital Ltd has invested Rs 6 crore ($903,000) in Luxuryhues.com, a Gurgaon-based marketing consultancy and shopping platform for luxury goods. “As part of our investment portfolio, we are providing seed capital of approximately Rs 6 crore only in Luxuryhues.com, a...

1 September, 2015 | More »


Zomato invests in Pickingo, Grab; partners Delhivery

Restaurant listings and review firm Zomato Media Pvt Ltd, which operates through zomato.com, has invested in hyperlocal delivery startups Pickingo and Grab while partnering with e-commerce logistics firm Delhivery. With these arrangements, Zomato will now enable home delivery of food from restaura...

1 September, 2015 | More »


Flipkart buys majority stake in fintech startup FX Mart

India’s largest e-commerce venture Flipkart has acquired majority stake in payment services startup FX Mart Pvt Ltd, which deals in electronic payments, remittance, foreign exchange and travel related businesses. Headquartered in Chandigarh, FX Mart has eight offices and an agent network covering ...

1 September, 2015 | More »

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