Inventus Capital Partners

Meet the marquee investors who passed up the Flipkart bet

Anand J

When a startup is desperate for cash, it inevitably meets every investor in town—which is what Flipkart did in its early ....

11 May, 2018

This startup made the winning elevator pitch at TechCircle Live's showcase session

Team TC

The 2018 edition of TechCircleLive saw entrepreneurs and investors gather in Bengaluru to decode how technology is changing the ....

3 May, 2018

Has funding for copycat ventures become passé? ask panellists at TechCircle Live

Dearton Thomas Hector

Has the funding frenzy sobered now? Are the right ventures getting funded? Panellists at the TechCircle Summit asked these questions ....

3 May, 2018

Why Inventus' Kanwal Rekhi doesn't regret giving Flipkart, Snapdeal a miss

Manu P Toms & Bruhadeeswaran R

Many moons ago, Kanwal Rekhi and John Dougery, the founding partners of Inventus Capital, carefully examined two fledgling e-commerce ....

17 March, 2017

Forest fire blazing through Indian startup ecosystem: Inventus' Kanwal Rekhi

Manu P Toms

Kanwal Rekhi, co-founder and managing director at VC firm Inventus Capital Partners, has been a known sceptic of the capital-intensive ....

1 March, 2017

Which funds should you pitch to in 2017?

Disha Sharma

Even though investor sentiment was cautious in 2016, the year saw nearly 26 funds come into being. While many of them were maiden ....

2 January, 2017

Simulation software startup Knolskape raises Series A funding

Priya Prasad

Knolskape Solutions Pvt. Ltd, a gamification and simulation software firm operating in the talent transformation space, has raised ....

23 April, 2016

IAN, Inventus Capital invest in US startups Assured Risk Cover, ActivityHero

Disha Sharma

The Indian Angel Network (IAN) has tied up with Inventus Capital Partners to invest an undisclosed amount in US-based startups ....

14 December, 2015

Online hiring platform for blue collar workers raises $1.5M from Inventus & IDG


Mumbai-based Aasaanjobs Pvt Ltd, which runs an online recruitment platform for blue collar workers under the same brand name, ....

28 January, 2015

SaaS co Peel-Works raises $2M in Series A funding from Inventus, IDG; angels exit

Priyanka Sahay

SaaS and Big-Data analytics firm focused on sales force management domain Peel-Works Outsourcing Pvt. Ltd (Peel-Works) has raised ....

28 July, 2014

Bangalore-based eDreams Edusoft raises $2M from Inventus Capital Partners, Mumbai Angels

Anand Rai

eDreams Edusoft Pvt Ltd, a Bangalore-based technology product startup focused on the education industry, has raised $2 million ....

30 May, 2013

Inventus gets $70.3M commitment for early-stage investment fund

Sainul K

Inventus Capital Partners, an India-focused, early-stage investment fund, has received $70.3 million commitment from various investors ....

21 November, 2012

Inventus Capital eyes $100M by Jan 2013 for new early-stage investment fund

Sainul K

Inventus Capital Partners, an India-focused, early-stage investment firm, is hoping to close the fundraising process for its ....

26 October, 2012

Excl: Dhingana CEO Snehal Shinde on 3 key areas where the firm would use the capital raised

Sonam Gulati

Social music streaming site Dhingana, which raised series B round worth $7 million led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and existing ....

25 October, 2012

Dhingana raises $7M in Series B funding from Lightspeed, Helion & Inventus Capital

Anand Rai

Social music streaming site Dhingana has raised $7 million in Series B round of funding, led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. Existing ....

25 October, 2012

Inventus Capital Partners invests in online platform Power2sme

Anand Rai

Power2sme, an online platform that acts a buying club for small and medium enterprises (SMEs), has received Rs 10 crore from venture ....

10 October, 2012

Meet top entrepreneurs, CEOs, PE, VC & angel investors at VCCircle Hyderabad Investment Forum on Oct 11

Team TC

After the successful first edition, the 2nd edition of VCCircle's Hyderabad Investment Forum will capture and identify the emerging ....

28 September, 2012

Savaari Car Rentals Raises $1M From Inventus Capital Partners

Nandana Das

Savaari Car Rentals Pvt Ltd, a company offering chauffeur-driven car rental services online, has raised series A funding of Rs ....

3 April, 2012

Salorix Raises $3.5M Series A Funding From Inventus Capital & Nexus Venture Partners

Team TC

Social media marketing and analytics firm Salorix Inc that is developing a new platform for social media campaign management, ....

14 November, 2011