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Mobile repairing startup Gadgetwood gets $6 mn from Carpediem

Thursday, September 22, 2016 | More »

Home-grown private equity firm Carpediem Capital has invested nearly Rs 40 crore (around $6 million) in Gadgetwood, an on-demand repair services and refurbishment startup, marking its third investment from its debut fund. The startup, run by Delhi-based Gadgetwood Eservices Pvt. Ltd, will use the ca...


Gadget repair platform Repaireasy raises $275K from MSA, others

Gadget and mobile phone repair platform Repaireasy has raised a pre-series A investment of $275,000 from a consortium of international and domestic investors including Morris Street Advisors (MSA) and P. Krishnamurthy, former vice chairman of JM Morgan Stanley. The startup plans to utilise the funds...

4 August, 2016 | More »


Why home services startups are finding it difficult to get customers

Until last year, a new startup was springing up in the on-demand home services space every few days, riding on the convenience and instant access that the smartphone provided. These startups promised to send reliable service professionals for every kind of work that an Indian home required – plumb...

3 June, 2016 | More »


UrbanClap hires ex-Housing.com executive Amit Das

Delhi-based UrbanClap Technologies India Pvt Ltd, which runs a mobile-only marketplace to find local service professionals under the UrbanClap brand, has appointed former Housing.com vice president Amit Das as its vice president of design. Das was also one of the co-founders of the e-governance star...

9 May, 2016 | More »


On-demand chauffeur provider DriversKart raises $450K from ah! Ventures, others

Chennai-based on-demand chauffeur provider DriversKart has raised Rs 3 crore ($450,000) in a pre-Series A round of funding led by ah! Ventures. Kolkata-based Primarc group’s investment arm iVenture and Silicon Valley-based investor Namit Agrawal also put money in this round. DriversKart, run by Ge...

19 April, 2016 | More »


Home services startup Zimmber acquires FindYahan

On-demand home services platform Zimmber, operated by Mumbai-based Rejuvenate Solutions Pvt Ltd, has acquired Gurgaon-based FindYahan India Pvt Ltd, which runs a marketplace under the same brand name for services and skills, for an undisclosed amount. The development was first reported in The E...

16 February, 2016 | More »


Home services marketplace Zimmber raises around $2M from IDG, Omidyar, Sherpalo & Aarin

Mumbai-based Rejuvenate Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind on-demand home services platform Zimmber, has raised just under $2 million (around Rs 12 crore) in pre-Series A funding round from IDG Ventures, Omidyar Networks, Ram Shriram’s (founding board member of Google) Sherpalo Ventures and...

29 July, 2015 | More »


On-demand home services startup Zimmber raises $400K, acqui-hires laundry startup Dhulai

Mumbai-based Rejuvenate Solutions Pvt Ltd, which owns on-demand home services platform Zimmber, has secured $400,000 (Rs 2.5 crore) in a fresh round of funding from top officials at mobile ad network InMobi. InMobi’s co-founders Naveen Tewari, Mohit Saxena and Amit Gupta, along with its vice-presi...

29 June, 2015 | More »


Excl: Jabong India head Praveen Sinha backs on-demand home services startup Zimmber

Mumbai-based Rejuvenate Solutions Pvt Ltd, the company behind Zimmber, an on-demand home services platform, has received an undisclosed amount in funding from Praveen Sinha, India head of lifestyle e-tailer Jabong, and an unnamed senior executive of home appliances major Godrej Group, according to ...

18 December, 2014 | More »