Startups

This section deals with news and developments around startups, investment in startups, technology startups, government’s support for Indian startups, and all about the Indian startup ecosystem

Microsoft Appoints Bala Girisaballa To Head Its Accelerator Program

Microsoft Appoints Bala Girisaballa To Head Its Accelerator Program

August 30, 2016 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

Microsoft Tuesday appointed Bala Girisaballa as CEO-In-Residence to head its Accelerator program in India with effect from  August 1, 2016. Prior to this, Bala was with Zinnov as Partner & Practice head helping MNC R&D companies. Bala will lead the Accelerator’s efforts to help market-ready startups and entrepreneurs to scaleRead More

LafaLafa Raises Seedfund, Eyes Asia Expansion

LafaLafa Raises Seedfund, Eyes Asia Expansion

December 24, 2015 at 12:03 pm 0 comments

Coupons and cashback aggregating service provider LafaLafa has raised seed funding from Hong Kong based VC firm Vectr Ventures. This is Vectr Ventures’ first such investment in Indian startup ecosystem. LafaLafa, however, did not disclose the size of the investment. The company wishes to use the money in expansion andRead More