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Exclusive: Insurance marketplace for rural India GramCover gets funding from Omnivore

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Venture capital firm Omnivore Capital, which is in the process of raising its second India-focused fund, has made yet another investment in the rural sector, a person privy to the development told VCCircle. The firm, which makes early-stage investments in agricultural and food technology companies, ...

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Eyewear e-tailer Lenskart raises funds from PremjiInvest

Eyewear retailer Lenskart Solutions Pvt. Ltd said on Tuesday it has raised funding from PremjiInvest, the private investment arm of Wipro Ltd chairman Azim Premji. Lenskart CEO and founder Peyush Bansal said PremjiInvest is the only investor in this follow-on round of funding. He didn’t disclose t...

6 September, 2016 | More »

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PremjiInvest leads $90M funding round in US-based cloud venture Anaplan

PremjiInvest, the private investment firm of Wipro Ltd chairman Azim Premji, has led a $90 million (around Rs 607 crore) Series E funding round in US-based Anaplan Inc, which runs a suite of cloud-based financial planning apps for enterprises. Baillie Gifford, Founders Circle Capital, Harmony Partne...

15 January, 2016 | More »

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PremjiInvest leads $82M investment round in ServiceMax

PremjiInvest, the private investment firm of Wipro Ltd chairman Azim Premji, has led a $82 million Series F round of funding in California-based ServiceMax, Inc, which provides cloud-based field service management solutions. The round also included new investors GE Ventures, PTC Inc., and Cloud Apps...

28 August, 2015 | More »

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Exclusive: PremjiInvest may lead $50M fresh investment in grocery e-tailer BigBasket

PremjiInvest, the private investment arm of Wipro Ltd chairman Azim Premji, is in discussions to lead a $50 million (Rs 312 crore) Series C investment round in Bangalore-based SuperMarket Grocery Supplies, which owns and operates online groceries marketplace – BigBasket.com, sources told Techcir...

28 April, 2015 | More »

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PolicyBazaar raises around $40M in Series D round led by PremjiInvest

Gurgaon-based eTechAces Marketing and Consulting Pvt Ltd, the company behind the online insurance policy aggregator PolicyBazaar, has raised around $40 million (Rs 248 crore) in its Series D round of funding from PremjiInvest, the personal investment vehicle of Wipro chairman Azim Premji, among a ...

14 April, 2015 | More »

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PremjiInvest leads $80M investment in open mobile operating system developer Cyanogen

Silicon Valley-based Cyanogen Inc, a leading mobile operating system (OS) developer which customises Google’s Android OS for its clients, has raised $80 million from a group of investors in it Series C round of funding led by PremjiInvest, the personal investment vehicle of Wipro chairman Azim...

24 March, 2015 | More »

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Excl: PolicyBazaar in advanced talks to raise $40M from PremjiInvest, others

Gurgaon-based eTechAces Marketing and Consulting Pvt Ltd, the company behind the online insurance policy aggregator PolicyBazaar, is in advanced talks to raise $40 million (Rs 248 crore) from PremjiInvest, the personal investment vehicle of Wipro chairman Azim Premji, and a few other investors, sou...

11 February, 2015 | More »

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Excl: Amagi Media Labs in advanced talks to raise $15M from PremjiInvest

Amagi Media Labs Pvt Ltd, a Bangalore-based technology and media company that facilitates geographic targeting of television advertisements, is in advanced talks to raise $15 million in funding from PremjiInvest, the personal investment vehicle of Wipro chairman Azim Premji, a source with direct kno...

3 July, 2014 | More »

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Unilazer Ventures to focus on early-stage firms; eyes investments in e-com startups

Unilazer Ventures, the family office set up by Walt Disney India chief Ronnie Screwvala, will focus more on early-stage investments in its private equity practice as it looks to back Indian entrepreneurs. The firm, which has already backed a couple of start-ups, is looking to invest across sectors ...

6 September, 2012 | More »