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Meet the seven startups selected for Google’s Launchpad Accelerator

Thursday, November 24, 2016 | More »

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Google has selected seven Indian startups to be part of the third edition of its Launchpad Accelerator, a six-month long intensive mentoring programme from Google for mid to late stage startups. These firms will join those from Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Philippines, Thailand an...

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Rentomojo appoints ex-InMobi exec as product head

Online rental company RentoMojo, run by Bangalore-based Edunetwork Pvt. Ltd, has appointed ex-InMobi executive Khushboo Gupta as vice president of product management. Khushboo, an IIT IIM alumnus, will be responsible for leading the product team and scaling it further to ensure product excellence. S...

26 October, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: Online furniture rental startup Furlenco raises more investment from Lightbox

Online furniture rental startup Furlenco is raising a new round of investment from existing investor Lightbox Ventures and others. Lightbox, which closed its new fund in May this year, has put in $5 million in this round, according to filings made with the Registrar of Companies. The company did not...

14 September, 2016 | More »

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Is “Series A” funding no more the focus for investors?

As per the recent half yearly report by VCCedge, the data and research platform of VCCircle, “Series A” round of investments are on the decline this year and barely contributed 38% to toal funding in the first half of the year, which is lowest in the past five years.  While this is affecting th...

29 August, 2016 | More »

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Back to basics in 2016 after abnormal 2015 for startups, say panellists at TechCircle summit

A drop in Series A round of investments for startups in 2016 will likely help bring the focus back on business fundamentals, said panellists at the Delhi edition of TechCircle Startup 2016. During a panel discussion on what the decline in Series A deals means, the participants said also that 2015 wa...

24 August, 2016 | More »

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Exclusive: Furniture rental firm Rentomojo gets more funds from IDG, Accel

Bangalore-based Edunetwork Pvt Ltd, which operates home appliances and furniture rental marketplace RentoMojo, has raised about Rs 33.5 crore ($5 million) from existing investors including Accel Partners and IDG Ventures India, a person privy to the development told TechCircle. The funding is beli...

13 July, 2016 | More »

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Rental marketplace Rentomojo appoints Tina Datta Nayak as VP, growth marketing

Home appliances and furniture rental marketplace Rentomojo has appointed Tina Datta Nayak as vice president, growth marketing. Nayak had earlier worked with ZipDial, the Bangalore-based mobile marketing startup which was acquired by Twitter in 2015. At RentoMojo, she will lead its team in building i...

5 May, 2016 | More »

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Rentomojo helps young professionals do up their house the rental way

When Divya Sharma joined a startup in Mumbai, she moved to a tiny flat in the suburbs and signed up with online rental company Rentomojo for a one-room package on rent – a bed with a mattress, a bean bag, a cupboard and a side table – for a monthly fee of Rs 1100. The […]...

7 April, 2016 | More »

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RentoMojo appoints Munjal Dhamecha as CTO

Bangalore-based Edunetwork Pvt Ltd, which operates home appliances and furniture rental marketplace RentoMojo, has appointed Munjal Dhamecha as its chief technology officer. Dhamecha will work on developing RentoMojo’s automation processes to improve efficiency, the startup said in a statement. He...

10 February, 2016 | More »

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Rentomojo gets $2M in pre-Series A funding from Accel, IDG

As part of the transaction, IDG’s Venkatesh Peddi and Accel’s Prashanth Prakash will join Rentomojo’s board of directors, the startup said in a statement. Rentomojo was founded in November last year by IIT Madras graduates Geetansh Bamania and Ajay Nain. The startup allows users to rent furnit...

23 November, 2015 | More »