This entrepreneur cracked the millennial code with his second food venture

Anand J

A second-time food-tech entrepreneur, Sandipan Mitra has come a long way from being a waiter at a food outlet in Bengaluru. In ....

4 June, 2018

Handmade products marketplace Qtrove gets BCCL's backing

Shweta Sharma

Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL), a media conglomerate better known as the publisher of English daily The Times of India, ....

30 May, 2018
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India's entrepreneurial spirit gets a leg-up with Flipkart-Walmart deal

K Ganesh

The world’s largest retailer Walmart Inc. bought a majority stake in India’s largest e-commerce company Flipkart Group. ....

9 May, 2018

Nearly 90% startups expect peers to merge, pivot or shut in 2018: TechCircle survey

Anand J & Dearton Thomas Hector

The roller-coaster ride Indian startups went through over the past couple of years in terms of funding may have prompted investors ....

15 February, 2018

B2B food-tech startup HungerBox bags $2.5 mn in pre-Series A round

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

  Bangalore-headquartered HungerBox, an online platform that connects caterers and corporates, has raised $2.5 million ....

22 January, 2018

Layoffs at Indian Internet businesses touch 10,000

Manu P Toms

Since August 2015, when the first signs of a funding slowdown emerged in the Indian startup ecosystem, around 10,000 people, ....

21 December, 2016
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Logistics-tech startup Browntape raises capital from Gati

Dearton Thomas Hector

Hyderabad-based logistics firm Gati Ltd has invested $3 million (around Rs 22 crore) in Goa-based cloud software startup Browntape ....

7 November, 2016

How startups can build scale in a challenging funding environment

Manu P Toms

It isn't a coincidence that the number of advertisements screaming discounts by leading e-commerce players in mainstream dailies ....

26 April, 2016

Meet Nandan Nilekani, the startup investor

Manu P Toms

He is arguably one of India's best-known corporate technocrats. One credited with building the world's largest identity database ....

5 January, 2016

Exclusive: Portea in talks to buy Medybiz Pharma

Manu P Toms

Health Vista Pvt Ltd, which provides home healthcare services under the brand Portea, is in advanced talks to acquire Medybiz ....

23 October, 2015
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Here is K Ganesh's growth story

Manu P Toms

Built from Scratch, Get There Early, Built to Last, The Magic of Thinking Big…these are some of the titles stocked in a ....

31 August, 2015

Entrepreneurship is a roller-coaster ride; perfect work-life balance may be impossible

K Ganesh

India's startup landscape is truly booming thanks to the abundant supply of capital. However, many entrepreneurs and investors ....

29 June, 2015

K & Meena Ganesh buy design firm and pivot it into online furniture marketplace HomeLane

Priyanka Sahay

Entrepreneur couple K Ganesh and Meena, best known for setting up the education-cum-consumer internet services firm TutorVista ....

25 August, 2014

What do investors have to say about Flipkart's funding, Amazon's war chest

Diksha Dutta & Priyanka Sahay & Peer

Flipkart announced a mega $1 billion funding round and Amazon raised the stakes by committing $2 billion investment in India to ....

31 July, 2014

E-com marketplace for refurbished products Overcart.com raises funding from K Ganesh, others

Sainul K

Delhi-based Exit10 Marketing Pvt Ltd, the company behind Overcart.com, an e-commerce marketplace for over-stock, unboxed, refurbished ....

24 June, 2014

TutorVista founders K Ganesh & Meena Ganesh acquire e-learning venture avagmah

Sainul K

Husband-wife duo cum serial entrepreneurs and K Ganesh and Meena Ganesh have returned to the digital education business by acquiring avagmah, an ....

18 April, 2014

Online media startup Oximity raises over $600K from Ronnie Screwvala, K Ganesh, others

Sainul K

London-based online media startup Oximity Ltd has secured $620,000 in seed funding from a group of individuals, including Ronnie ....

27 March, 2014

TC Debate: Can India beat Silicon Valley in the next few years?

Peer

Till a few years ago, talented young people from India went to the US or Europe to take up plum jobs at MNCs, after graduating ....

28 February, 2014

K Ganesh's Portea Medical raises $8M from Accel Partners & Ventureast, eyes acquisitions

Sainul K

Portea Medical Pvt Ltd, a provider of in-home healthcare services in India, has secured Rs 48 crore ($8 million) from Accel Partners ....

2 December, 2013

Building a billion-dollar business should not be the only target for Indian entrepreneurs: TutorVista founder K Ganesh

Sainul K

Building a billion-dollar company should not be the only target for Indian startups and entrepreneurs, according to serial entrepreneur ....

22 August, 2013

Growth Story's K Ganesh on his new venture, portfolio companies, future plans and more

Sainul K

According to serial entrepreneurs and strategic investors K Ganesh and wife Meena, starting a venture and investing in a venture ....

25 July, 2013