Girish Mathrubootham

SaaS firm Freshworks earns $100 mn in annual subscriptions

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

San Bruno- and Chennai-headquartered Freshworks Inc. (formerly Freshdesk Inc.) has crossed $100 million in annual recurring revenue, ....

25 June, 2018

E-logistics startup Pando receives $2 mn in seed funding

Anand J

Bengaluru-based logistics portal Pando Corp Pvt. Ltd has raised $2 million (Rs 13.08 crore) in a seed round led by Nexus Venture ....

16 April, 2018

Exclusive: Mobile marketing and consumer rewards startup Crownit raising fresh funds

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurgaon-based GoldVIP Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs mobile-based marketing and customer rewards management platform ....

4 April, 2018

Tech news startup FactorDaily raises funds from Vijay Shekhar Sharma, others

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based technology news portal FactorDaily has secured Rs 5.7 crore ($875,000) in a fresh funding round from Freshworks ....

31 March, 2018

Freshdesk plays catch-up with Zoho and Salesforce, launches app marketplace

Dearton Thomas Hector

Chennai-based Freshdesk Technologies Pvt Ltd has launched its own app marketplace for developers and clients, the company said ....

23 February, 2017

Auto services startup GoBumpr raises $300K led by Chennai Angels

Varun Arora

Northerly Automotive Solutions Pvt Ltd, which runs and operates automobile services platform GoBumpr, has raised $300,000 (Rs ....

10 February, 2017

Chandrasekarans in startup world: It's resolve, not the IIT-IIM tag, that matters

Dearton Thomas Hector & Binu Paul

The elevation of Tata lifer N Chandrasekaran as chairman of India's most revered corporate group—the $103-billion salt-to-software ....

13 January, 2017

Gadget repair startup iService gets $440K in seed funding

Varun Arora

Bengaluru-based ServiceMonk Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates gadget repair startup iService, has raised Rs 3 crore (about ....

13 January, 2017

Freshdesk buys SaaS startup Pipemonk in seventh acquisition

Disha Sharma

Cloud-based customer engagement software Freshdesk Inc. has acquired software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup Pipemonk for an undisclosed ....

5 January, 2017

BookEventZ raises undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding

Shruti Jain

Online event-booking platform BookEventZ has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-series A funding from Lead Angels, Mumbai Angels ....

28 December, 2016

Online events platform Hubilo secures angel funding

Priya Prasad

Ahmedabad-based events startup Hubilo Softech Pvt. Ltd has secured an undisclosed amount of angel funding from 12 investors, including ....

25 November, 2016

Freshdesk raises $55 mn from Sequoia, Accel Partners

Disha Sharma

Freshdesk Inc., which provides cloud-based customer engagement software, has raised $55 million (Rs 366 crore) in its Series F ....

1 November, 2016

Freshdesk buys former Google execs' social chat platform Chatimity

Disha Sharma

  San Francisco- and Chennai-based Freshdesk Inc, which provides cloud-based customer engagement software, has acquired ....

18 October, 2016

Women-focused jobs portal Sheroes gets $1.8 mn from Lumis Partners, others

Disha Sharma

Sheroes, a career platform for women, has raised Rs 12 crore in a Series A round of funding led by Gurgaon-based investment firm ....

2 August, 2016

Freshdesk launches CRM solution for SMB sales teams

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

San Francisco- and Chennai-headquartered cloud-based customer service software provider Freshdesk Inc has launched a customer ....

22 June, 2016

Accel, Matrix lead $1.5 mn seed funding round in SaaS startup Zarget

Priya Prasad

Osmnez Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs SaaS (software as a service) based conversion rate optimisation startup Zarget, has ....

11 May, 2016

Private unicorn's no big deal, challenge is to be a public unicorn: Freshdesk's CEO

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The year 2016 will be a year for scaling up, according to Girish Mathrubootham, CEO of Freshdesk Inc. The San Francisco- and ....

8 February, 2016

Freshdesk acquires Konotor for in-app customer support play

Team TC

Tiger Global Management-backed Freshdesk Inc has acquired in-app customer support platform Konotor for an undisclosed amount. Konotor ....

16 December, 2015

Freshdesk launches integrated cloud telephony feature Freshfone

Sonam Gulati

SaaS-based customer support platform Freshdesk Inc has launched its integrated telephony feature called Freshfone. It is a virtual ....

31 October, 2013

Freshdesk crosses 11k customers, to launch chat and automated phone-based support

Sonam Gulati

SaaS-based customer support platform Freshdesk Inc has come a long way since it was launched in 2010. It now has a customer base ....

1 October, 2013

Freshdesk launches mobile software development kit for iOS developers

Sainul K

SaaS-based customer support platform Freshdesk has launched a free mobile software development kit (SDK) for iOS developers, which ....

9 November, 2012