Swapnil Soni

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An engineer by education but a start-up enthusiast by nature. I like to cover stories on startup fundings and acquisitions.Feel free to contact me at [email protected]
anup vikal

Snapdeal CFO Anup Vikal resigns from his post after two years

In the series of high profile exits, there's one more name that has been added to the list. Anup Vikal, the chief financial officer (CFO) and general counsel of Jasper Infotech, the parent company...
Vedaant Aggarwal of OHM Healthcare

Healthcare startup OHM Healthcare Raises Pre-Series A funding from a Healthcare organization

Delhi-based healthcare startup OHM Healthcare has raised an undisclosed amount in its Pre-Series A funding from a healthcare organization. This is a part of the startup’s fundraising plan to expand its services and increase...
Supersolid

Mobile Game Development Firm Supersolid Secures $4 Million from Index Ventures, others

Supersolid, a London-based mobile games developer with more than 50 million downloads, has raised $4 million in its latest round of investment, led by Index Ventures. The round also saw the participation from prominent...
Woz U

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Launches Learning Platform Woz U

Co-founder of Apple Inc., Steve Wozniak has launched his latest initiative which is an online learning platform called Woz U.Based out of Arizona, Woz U is expected to initially start as an online learning platform...
meesho

Social E-commerce Startup Meesho Raises $3.1 Million from SAIF Partners, others

Bengaluru-based Social E-commerce startup Meesho has raised $3.1 million from investors led by SAIF Partners in a fresh round of funding. Existing investors Y Combinator and Venture Highway also participated in the round.Founded in...
Ola

Ride-sharing Company Ola Raises $1.1 Billion from Tencent Holdings Ltd., others

Ride-sharing app Ola has grabbed a bulksome amount in its largest fundraiser to date, of $1.1 billion, as it prepares to further its lead over arch rival Uber. The company is also in advanced...
mygubbi

Home Decor and Furnishings Startup MyGubbi Secures $2.5 Million From Firoze Irani, others

Bengaluru-based home decor and furnishings startup MyGubbi has secured $2.5 Mn Pre-Series A funding in a round led by the family office of Firoze Irani. The round also saw participation from existing investors, including Bigbasket...
Vertex Ventures

Vertex Ventures has Closed its Third Investment Fund of $210 Million for Southeast Asia...

A VC fund linked to Singapore’s sovereign fund Temasek, Vertex Ventures has closed its third investment fund for Southeast Asia and India with a total of $210 million for investment. Some of the Vertex’s best-known investments...
Drivezy

Bangalore-based Car and Bike Rental Platform Drivezy Raises $10 Million From Axan Partners, others

Indian self-drive car and bike rental firm Drivezy has raised $10 million in a part-equity and part-debt round. In the deal, an equity investment totalling $5 million was made by American and Japanese investors, which included...
NearGroup

NearGroup Secures $1.6 Million in its Seed Round from OpenOcean, others

The online platform which provides a chatbot to users for chatting anonymously, NearGroup has raised a $1.6Million in its seed round led by OpenOcean. The round also saw the participation from Neotribe and BoostVC. The company will use the funding...
Zefo

Furniture and Appliance Marketplace Zefo Raises ₹60 Crore Series B Funding from Sequoia, Others

Bengaluru-based Refurbished furniture and appliance marketplace Zefo has recently revealed that it has raised a whopping Rs. 60 crore ($9.2 million) in Series B funding. The round was led by its existing investors Sequoia India and...
InnoVen

InnoVen Capital Appoints Ashish Sharma as CEO for India

The joint venture between United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) and Temasek, InnoVen Capital announced Ashish Sharma as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for operation in India.Ashish Sharma will replace Mr. Chin Chao, CEO of InnoVen, Singapore,...