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Alok Mittal to disassociate with Canaan’s new investments, to turn entrepreneur again

Thursday, July 10, 2014 | More »

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Alok Mittal, managing director of Canaan Partners, is turning an entrepreneur, according to a blog post. Mittal will disassociate himself from fresh investment activity of the Silicon Valley VC firm in the country, while he will continue to manage the firm’s existing investments in India. Mi...

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Subscription e-com startup for natural snacks NatureBox raises $18M led by Canaan Partners

California-headquartered NatureBox Inc, the company behind the online snacks retailer NatureBox, has secured $18 million in Series B round of funding led by Canaan Partners. This round also saw participations from existing investors General Catalyst Partners and Softbank Capital. The firm, which ess...

15 April, 2014 |More »

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SureWaves raises $5.7M in Series B led by Canaan Partners

Bangalore-based SureWaves MediaTechnologies Pvt Ltd, which offers a cloud-based media grid that enables large-scale aggregation of audiences across multiple television channels, has secured Rs 35 crore ($5.7 million) led by Canaan Partners, with participation from existing investors India Innovation...

13 January, 2014 |More »

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Top three predictions in the mobile payments space for 2014

Mobile has been one of the most talked-about technology verticals and continued to see innovation in 2013. New companies emerged in India and explored opportunities in this space that changed the way people lived and interacted. Some of the applications where mobile is already making life easy inclu...

27 December, 2013 |More »

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Canaan Partners writes off investment in interactive digital broadcaster Cellcast Asia

Early stage VC fund Canaan Partners, which in 2007 infused $5.25 million in Mumbai-based Cellcast Asia Holdings, a provider of interactive TV and mobile content in the digital entertainment sector, has written off its entire investment in the firm, according to a Medianama report. Canaan Partners...

23 July, 2013 |More »

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In India, you can’t have 10 big horizontal e-com players; consolidation is imminent: Alok Mittal of Canaan Partners

Canaan Partners is an early-stage VC fund which started investing in India back in 2006. Till date, it has 13 portfolio companies across sectors like e-commerce, enterprise technology, analytics and more. Techcircle.in caught up with Canaan’s managing director Alok Mittal at the TiE India Internet...

22 May, 2013 |More »

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Indiaproperty.com raises $7M from Canaan Partners & Mayfield after demerger from Matrimony.com

Indiaproperty.com, an online platform listing residential properties for buying & selling and run by Chennai-based India Property Online Pvt Ltd, has been demerged from Matrimony.com Pvt Ltd (formerly Consim Info) and has raised $7 million (Rs 38 crore) from Canaan Partners and Mayfield Fund. Th...

9 May, 2013 |More »

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One in four startups gets angel funding, 20% of angel-backed firms score Series A: Alok Mittal

So what are the odds of an Indian startup reaching a stage where it pulls in a venture capital firm with Series A funding? Just over 5 per cent, it seems, and that, too, after it has gone through an incubator, according to Alok Mittal of Canaan Partners. Speaking on the occasion of TiE India [...]...

30 April, 2013 |More »

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Location-based mobile advertising platform AdNear raises $6.3M from Sequoia & Canaan Partners

AdNear, a location-based mobile advertising platform that supports both feature phones and smartphones, has raised Rs 35 crore ($6.3 million) in Series A funding from Sequoia Capital and Canaan Partners. The money raised will be primarily used to support the company’s expansion plans across the As...

28 November, 2012 |More »

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FDI in multi-brand retail commendable but life doesn’t change for Indian e-com startups: Experts

The government’s decision to allow up to 51 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail has been made with an eye on physical stores, but it would undoubtedly impact online retailers as well. Of course, some prominent investors in Indian e-commerce space are cautious in commenti...

19 September, 2012 |More »

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