Kerala-based ConceptOwl, an education technology (ed-tech) start-up founded is looking to raise up to INR100 crore from private equity investors to set up coaching centres across the country. ConceptOwl is a technology-driven IIT-JEE coaching platform. The start-up’s mobile and web app deliver personalized coaching and data-driven analytics.
Bangalore-based on-demand logistics service provider GoPigeon has raised million around INR 10 crore in a pre-Series A funding round from venture capital investor Nexus Venture Partners. The funding will be utilized to strengthen the team and enhance technology.
A B2B marketplace for SMEs, DealBerg (which went live on September 12, 2016) has acqui-hired year-old WeAreGadgets in the first week of this month. The amount of the acquisition, which was in both cash and shares, has been kept confidential.
Bengaluru-based talent acquisition startup FloCareer which aims to create a skills validation platform, has raised $150K Seed funding from senior officials in the technology segment from US and India. The funding will be utilizedto build and strengthen offerings. The startup aims to become the largest aggregator of crowd mentoring, self-learning and interview offloading.
Ecommerce platform for eye wear, LensPick has raised a second round of funding from US-based Scadea Solutions Inc.With this round of funding, Scadea Solutions will acquire a 10% stake in LensPick at a valuation of $5 Mn (INR 33 Crore). The funding will be utilized for inventory enhancement and technology up gradation and to increase online presence.