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Tricog Health Raises USD 8.5 Million in Series B2 Round

Heart-centered health-tech startup Tricog Health has raised USD 8.5 Million in its Series B2 round from Omron Health Care and Sony Innovation Fund, among other investors. Founded in 2015 by Bhograj, Zainul Charbiwala, and Udayan Dasgupta, Tricog’s TriCare platform is an integrated solution for chronic disease management. Post-treatment, it enables […]

Elevation Capital, Others Bet USD 4 Million On Mesa School Of Business

Mesa School of Business, a business school focused on creating startup leaders raised USD 4 Million in a funding round led by venture capital and growth equity investment firm Elevation Capital. Mesa claims to be India’s first B-school programme aimed at transforming young professionals by preparing them for the challenges […]

Accel, Singh Capital Partners Invest USD 10 Million In EcoSoul

Eco-friendly products maker EcoSoul Home mopped up Series A funding of USD 10 Million from global venture capital firm Accel and investment office Singh Capital Partners. Founded by Rahul Singh and Arvind Ganesan in 2020, EcoSoul Home is a category-leading startup in the eco-friendly home essentials products space. It claims […]

Sorenson Capital, Eight Roads, Others Back Safe Security With USD 50 Million Cheque

Cyber security firm Safe Security, helps enterprises, boards, regulators, and cyber insurance carriers to understand potential cyber risks in real-time, has raised Series B funding of USD 50 Million led by Sorenson Capital, with participation from Eight Roads, Fidelity Investments’ venture capital arm, Telstra Ventures, and WTI. The round also […]

SwitchOn Snags USD 4.2 Million From Existing Investors, Others

Abee Research Labs Pvt Ltd, which runs artificial intelligence-based platform SwitchOn, has raised Series A funding of USD 4.2 Million led by a Singapore-based fund. The round also saw participation from existing backers Pi Ventures and Axilor Ventures, with Chennai Angels’ Anuj Bihani and Laxmi Narayan.

Vision AI Startup SwitchOn Bags Funding To Help Companies Reduce Manufacturing Defects

Vision AI startup SwitchOn, helps precision manufacturing industries reduce their manufacturing defects through the use of a field-trainable AI system has raised USD 4.2 Million in a Series-A funding round from Axilor Ventures and pi Ventures in the Series-A round. The startup also saw participation from Anuj Bihani, Laxmi Narayan.

BetterPlace Acquires Malaysia-Based HRTech Startup TROOPERS

SaaS startup BetterPlace, an employee engagement platform, has acquired Malaysia-based recruitment and job placement startup TROOPERS to accelerate its presence in Southeast Asia. With this acquisition, TROOPERS will integrate its product offering into BetterPlace’s comprehensive SaaS platform.

Telecom and investment major e& acquired a 50.03% stake in Careem’s super app

Telecom and investment major e&, global technology group focused on innovation and collaboration to create a better future for all, has acquired a 50.03% stake in Careem’s super app, which will be hived off from the ride-hailing business. Uber will retain 100% ownership of Careem’s ride-hailing business. With the new […]

Sixth Sense Ventures-Backed Toprankers Buys Career Guidance Firm ProBano

Toprankers, an edtech platform for careers beyond engineering and medical, has bought career guidance platform ProBano in a cash-and-stock deal, marking its foray into career discovery and guidance segment. With the acquisition, Toprankers looks to leverage ProBano’s expertise in designing its career discovery and experience platform, aiming to become a […]

SimpliContract raises USD 3.5 Million in funding led by Emergent Ventures

Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) venture SimpliContract has closed a pre-series A funding round of USD 3.5 Million. The investment was led by Emergent Ventures, with participation from Kalaari Capital, Picus Capital, Foster Ventures, Leslie Ventures, and Sentinel Ventures. The CLM startup assists legal, sales, finance, and procurement teams while also […]

Inflection Point Ventures Backs Direct2U

E-commerce startup Direct2U has secured INR 1.8 Crore as a part of its seed funding round from Inflection Point Ventures. Direct2U is a consumer durables marketplace that brings together lead generation, order fulfilment, cash (online transfer), credit purchase options, and doorstep delivery for the demand-rich, underpenetrated rural Indian consumers in […]

Cyfirma Gets USD 5.5 Million Pre-Series B Funding

Cyber intelligence firm Cyfirma raised a pre-Series B funding round of USD 5.5 Million from Israeli venture fund OurCrowd and Larsen & Toubro’s L&T innovation fund. Cyfirma as a platform claims to combine cyber intelligence with attack surface discovery and digital risk protection to deliver the early warning, personalized, contextual, […]

Purple Style Labs raises USD 14 Million in Series C round

Purple Style Labs (PSL), a luxury fashion house bringing together India’s top designers under one platform has raised an investment of USD 14 Million in Series C funding co-led by ValueQuest Scale Fund, Singularity Growth Opportunities Fund I, ValPro, and Masaba Gupta. The round also saw the participation from existing […]

Barcelona raises INR 5 Cr from GetVantage

Barcelona, a fashion and apparel brand for men, has raised INR 5 Cr equity-free capital from GetVantage. The funds will be used to open around 50 outlets across the country in the new financial year, and in stepping up its marketing efforts.

Proost Beer raises INR 8.5 Cr in equity and debt funding

Delhi-based Proost Beer, a brand of beer has raised an investment of INR 8.5 Cr in equity and debt which was spearheaded by Mumbai Angels, Hyderabad Angels, Speed Fund, GetVantage, Finnvolve, and others. The round also saw participation of its existing investors such as Dauble PTE and Dev Punj.

Indian Cricketer Hardik Pandya Invests In D2C Startup Yu

D2C food startup Yu, offers breakfast meal bowls, lunch dinner, instant noodles, pastas, desserts, and halwa, has secured equity investment from Indian cricketer Hardik Pandya. The cricketer also has joined the startup as its brand ambassador. The startup will use funds to extend its product portfolio by launching about 8-10 […]

Fintech Startup Uni Cards Acquires P2P Lending Platform OHMY Technologies

Buy-now-pay-later (BNPL) startup Uni Cards has reportedly acquired OHMY Technologies (OMLP2P), a peer-to-peer lending platform. The deal is estimated to be at INR 3-4 Cr range. Uni Cards founders Nitin Gupta, Laxmikant Vyas and Prateek Jindal have joined the board of OMLP2P as directors on January 7.

Alpha Wave-Backed VideoVerse Acquires Reely.AI

Software-as-a-services (SaaS) based video editing platform VideoVerse has acquired the US-based, AI-enabled content generation startup Through this acquisition, VideoVerse seeks growth and wants to serve its customers better in the gaming and esports segment.

BoldCap Collects USD 25 Million For Second Fund To Bet On SaaS Startups

Chennai-based venture capital firm BoldCap, invests in only pre-seed and seed rounds of Indian B2B SaaS startups catering to global clients, has raised USD 25 Million for its second fund to invest in early-stage business-to-business startups in the software-as-a-service domain. The fund will invest in about 15 to 20 startups […]

Armour Heavy has raised INR 1.6 Cr as a part of its pre-seed round, led by India Accelerator.

Delhi-NCR based performance wear brand Armour Heavy, Manufacturer of fashion and lifestyle products intended to offer clothing items has raised INR 1.6 Cr as a part of its pre-seed round, led by India Accelerator.

Aavishkaar Capital invests INR 16 Cr in INI Farms

Agritech startup INI Farms, an exporter of fruit and vegetable crops with large-scale pan-India operations has raised Rs 16 crore in its maiden funding round from ESG First Fund, managed by Aavishkaar Capital. The startup will use funds to grow multi-fold with expansion into the entire agriculture output business and […]

Nysha Mobility Raises USD 3.5 Million For Manufacturing EV Components

EV components startup Nysha Mobility Tech (NMT), manufacture various types of components, interconnects, wires & cables for Automotive (Including EV vehicle), Telecom, Defence, Industrial and various other industries, has raised USD 3.5 Million in a combination of equity and debt funding. The seed funding round saw participation from investors such […]

Deeptech Investor pi Ventures Bags INR 100 Cr To Back Early Stage Startups

Early-stage venture fund pi Ventures, which backs AI and deeptech startups, has received commitments of INR 100 Cr or 15% of the corpus from SIDBI-managed Fund of Funds for Startups (FFS). pi Ventures will utilise the funds to back Seed, Pre-Series A and Series A startups working in AI and […]

SimpliContract Secures Funding To Offer Better Business Contract Management To Retail, Tech Cos

SaaS startup SimpliContract, a SaaS-based and AI-powered end-to-end enterprise contract lifecycle management platform has secured USD 3.5 Million in a Pre-Series A funding round led by Emergent Ventures. The round also saw participation from Kalaari Capital, Picus Capital, Foster Ventures, Leslie Ventures, and Sentinel Ventures.