Ganesh Natarajan, former chief executive officer of Zensar Technologies Ltd and chairman of Nasscom Foundation, has invested an undisclosed amount in Studio Coppre, an online retailer and manufacturer of handcrafted copper artwork. The funding will be utilized for design enhancements and low-cost automation for development and quality assurance.



Rooter, a sports social gaming platform, has raised an undisclosed amount of investment from actor, Boman Irani. The seed round also  saw participation from  Dhruv Chitgopekar, partner at Kwan Entertainment, and Prantik Dasgupta, a corporate professional and avid sports enthusiast. The funding will be utilized to strengthen the technology team and create strategic partnerships with various sports platforms, teams, fan clubs and associations,


Enfield Riders Pvt Ltd, a Mumbai-based startup that conducts motorcycle tours, has raised $500K from a high-net-worth individual, who runs a construction firm in Mumbai. The funding will be utilized to expand fleet of motorcycles and back-up vehicles. The company will also use a part of the capital in to set up an additional office in Bangalore and introduce global positioning system (GPS) and navigation maps.