Startups

Travel Startup ‘Guiddoo’ Raises $800K In Pre-Series A

Travel Startup ‘Guiddoo’ Raises $800K In Pre-Series A

December 3, 2018 at 5:03 pm 0 comments

Travel technology startup Guiddoo has secured capital of $800,000 in the Pre-Series A funding. The funding was led by global investors including Rennie Ratadia (Singapore), Stephen Dmello (Dubai) & Angshuman Sarkar (India). Vineet Budki, Co-Founder & CEO at Guiddoo said, “From starting afresh after a pivot from the Audio GuideRead More

Fintech Startup HealthFin Gets Funding From Maha Govt

Fintech Startup HealthFin Gets Funding From Maha Govt

December 3, 2018 at 9:08 am 0 comments

Pune based fintech startup HealthFin has bagged investment from Maharashtra Government as part of the state’s governments Mumbai Fintech Accelerator program. The Mumbai Fintech Hub is an initiative of the Government of Maharashtra has been established in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region as a focal point for Fintech activity within theRead More

Verloop Raises $3 Mn To Ramp Up Customer Engagement Platform

Verloop Raises $3 Mn To Ramp Up Customer Engagement Platform

November 26, 2018 at 3:18 pm 0 comments

Verloop, a Bengaluru based startup that offers artificial intelligence powered customer engagement solutions, has raised $3 million from a series of investors led by IDFC Parampara Fund. The other Co-investors in this round included Kris Gopalakrishnan – Infosys Co-founder and Dr Ranjan Pai – Chairman of the Manipal Education andRead More

Fitness Startup Goqii Raises Series B Funding From Mitsui

Fitness Startup Goqii Raises Series B Funding From Mitsui

November 26, 2018 at 12:57 pm 0 comments

Vishal Gondal founded healthcare and fitness startup Goqii has raised a series B round of funding led by Mitsui of Japan. Along with the investment, the two parties have also agreed for joint collaboration. The company, however, did not disclose how much it raised in the round. Goqii said the funds willRead More

Flipkart’s Binny Bansal Resigns Over ‘Serious Personal Misconduct’

Flipkart’s Binny Bansal Resigns Over ‘Serious Personal Misconduct’

November 13, 2018 at 9:34 pm 0 comments

Binny Bansal, who co-founded Flipkart along with Sachin Bansal, has resigned from his post of Group CEO with immediate effect. A complaint regarding his personal misconduct has been attributed to his resignation from the firm. “His decision follows an independent investigation done on behalf of Flipkart and Walmart into anRead More

Invest India, WhatsApp Join Hands To Support Indian Startups

Invest India, WhatsApp Join Hands To Support Indian Startups

November 1, 2018 at 9:00 am 0 comments

In an effort to fuel the growth of India’s entrepreneurial and small business community, Invest India through its flagship initiative Startup India has partnered with WhatsApp on a program that focuses on the proliferation of start-ups, promoting economic growth and generating employment opportunities in India. Dedicated to driving success andRead More

Pitstop To  Invest $1 Mn in Singapore Operations

Pitstop To Invest $1 Mn in Singapore Operations

October 15, 2018 at 11:57 am 0 comments

Pitstop, India’s first independent doorstep car services provider has formed a joint venture with Goldbell Group of Singapore to launch an end to end platform for management of service and repair of vehicles in Singapore. Pitstop will invest $ one million to expand operations in Singapore aimed at wider adoptionRead More

Artificial Intelligence Startup Mate Labs Raises $500,000

Artificial Intelligence Startup Mate Labs Raises $500,000

September 21, 2018 at 12:28 pm 0 comments

Bangalore based artificial intelligence (AI) startup Mate Labs has raised a seed fund amount of $550,000 from multiple investors led by Omphalos Ventures India. Other investors include Eagle 10 Ventures, 91Springboard, Deepak Sharma (former Chairman of CITI Bank), Khattar Holding Pte Ltd., Sumit Sinha (of Kristy’s Kitchen acquired by CureRead More

NestAway Raises $51 million, To Enter Into student Housing

NestAway Raises $51 million, To Enter Into student Housing

March 1, 2018 at 5:14 pm 0 comments

Nestaway, that provides home rental services and is believed to have the largest networks in such business, has raised $ 51 million or Rs 330 Crores in series D financing from a consortium led by Goldman Sachs. The others who took part in the funding include UC-RNT Fund, a jointRead More

AI Startup Taiger Raises S$8 Mn Series A From Tembusu And SGInnovate

AI Startup Taiger Raises S$8 Mn Series A From Tembusu And SGInnovate

August 24, 2017 at 10:51 am 0 comments

Taiger, a Singapore-based company specialising in applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions, has successfully closed its Series A round. The S$8 million funding was led by Tembusu ICT Fund I and SGInnovate, reports M2MCafe, a technology news portal that tracts all things IoT. Taiger specialises in information access and knowledge extraction,Read More