MS Dhoni-backed drone startup Garuda Aerospace raises USD 3 Million

Drone startup Garuda Aerospace, a drone-as-a-service (DaaS) startup that designs, manufactures and customizes drones for various use cases, has raised USD 3 Million in a bridge round led by Venture Catalysts and WeFounderCircle. The funding round witnessed participation from Hems Angels, San Angels, Peaceful Progress Funds, and several angel investors.

India Index raises USD 500K in a pre-seed round

B2B cloud-based supply chain marketplace India Index has raised USD 500K in its seed funding round led by a group of private investors from the United States and India. Founded by Samir N. Kapadia, India Index helps American buyers and Indian suppliers search, filter and vet supply chain partners through […]

Wavemaker, Amand Ventures lead pre-Series A funding in Ayurveda startup NirogStreet

Wellbeing Healthtech Pvt Ltd, which operates technology-based Ayurveda startup NirogStreet, has raised USD 2 million in a pre-Series A funding led by early-stage venture capital firm Wavemaker Partners and Amand Ventures. Japan-based existing investor Spiral Ventures also took part in this round.

Staffing solution startup Gigforce raises INR 6 Crore from Unitus Ventures

Bengaluru-based tech-enabled staffing solution startup Gigforce has raised INR 6 crore from Unitus Ventures. Gigforce plans to use the funding for building an early technology platform and training gig workers.  

Inventus India, IAN Fund back local discovery platform LBB

Iluminar Media Pvt Ltd, which owns and operates curated local discovery and e-commerce platform Little Black Book (LBB), has raised USD 5 million in a Series A round of funding led by investment firms Inventus India and IAN Fund.

Sequoia Capital backs Smallcase, Turtlemint

Sequoia Capital is backing personal investment platform Smallcase and insurance portal Turtlemint

India Infoline

How investments and funding are drying up in the industry Date of Publication: 21-June-2016 The sector requires filtration at various stages of funding to judge and filter out non-visionary start-up ideas. It is also an opportunity to let Darwin’s old theory of “survival of the fittest” play out. Read More


As angels gain wing, so do investing platforms Date of Publication: 14-June-2016 An early-stage startup usually struggles to raise funds. Founders typically have to run after multiple angel investors, spend considerable time and effort explaining the idea, and negotiate with investors on the termsheet, the formal agreement stating the terms […]


Date of Publication:01-Mar-2016 A budget centered around inclusive growth with focus on rural India, agriculture, health and education. However, the real challenge lies in the execution. Read More

Deccan Chronicle

Startups to Modi: Make it easier to do business Date of Publication: 16-Jan-2016 Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the Silicon Valley in the U.S. last year to interact with the entrepreneurs there has paid off as it has created several links between Indian and American entrepreneurs. Read More

Tech In Asia

Investors, term sheets scaring you to death? This investment banker will find you money and help you keep it Date of Publication: 09-Jan-2016 If you’re an entrepreneur, what’s your biggest nightmare? That your billion-dollar idea is really a dud? That your investors paint you in a corner with a convoluted […]


WowTables, listed on Enablers, featured on Yourstory (June) Date of Publication: 02-June-2015 Imagine dining out at one of the most picturesque restaurants for that cherished dinner. The ambience is fine as is the soothing music. Amidst all this, are you unable to decide on a menu for yourself? Let WowTables […]


FindYahan, listed on Enablers, raises second round of funding from the Phoenix Fund Date of Publication: 22-April-2015 FindYahan, a hyper local marketplace for services has raised its second round of funding from The Phoenix Fund. FindYahan has created a platform that connects skilled individuals and home businesses to their target […]


MSM Box, listed on Enablers, raises undisclosed amount in seed funding Date of Publication: 17-August-2015 Delhi-based MSM Box, a curated platform that offers beauty products on a subscription model, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding from angel investor Rohit Goel. World One Retail Pvt Ltd, which runs MSM […]


Bueno, listed on Enablers, secures $600K in Pre Series A round from angel investor Date of Publication: 17-September-2015 Gurgaon-based Bueno Foods Pvt Ltd which runs and operates Bueno, an on-demand food delivery service has raised $600,000 (Rs 4 crore) in Pre-Series A round from an undisclosed angel investor. The company […]

Social Story

ExtraCarbon, listed on Enablers, featured on Yourstory Date of Publication: 05-May-2015 Given the size of our country and its population, waste management is a major issue in India. Currently, the country’s garbage generation stands at about 0.2 to 0.6 kgs of garbage per head, per day. While, Swacch Bharat Abhiyan […]


Quifers, listed on Enablers, featured on Yourstory Date of Publication: 18-May-2015 In early February 2015, three supply chain enthusiasts, Amit Mishra, Vaibhav Gupta and Amit Bansal from IIT Roorkee and NITIE with experience in e-commerce, consulting, construction and manufacturing domain came together to start Quifers . With a long drawn […]


MobilArt, listed on Enablers, featured on Yourstory Date of Publication: 15-June-2015 MobilArt provides solutions that combine varying elements of digital content, technology and marketing, to provide end-to-end support across all forms of digital platforms. Read More


SFT, listed on Enablers, featured on Yourstory Date of Publication: 28-April-2015 With several e-commerce biggies like Flipkart taking the app route, mobile platforms is where the real action is. The latest entry into this field is Swift File Transfer (SFT), an app that enables users to quickly transfer data to […]


SFT, listed on Enablers, featured in Economic Times Date of Publication: 03-Jun-2015 Globally-renowned internet trends watcher Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report, released last week, indicates that smart-phone subscription in India has increased. Read More

Business Today

SMEs, start-ups get new online fund-raising portal ‘Enablers’ Date of Publication: 22-May-2015 In order to facilitate start-up companies and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to match with and raise equity funding from accredited investors, ValPro, a boutique financial services company based in New Delhi, has launched a unique web-based deal-enabling […]

Economic Times

ValPro launches ‘Enablers’ to connect startups with investors Date of Publication: 22-May-2015 In order to facilitate start-up companies and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to match with and raise equity funding from accredited investors. Financial Services company Value Prolific Consulting Services (ValPro) on Friday announced the launch ‘Enablers’, an online […]


ValPro Launches Web-Based Fund Raising Platform ‘Enablers’ For Startups, Partners with NASSCOM and IIT Kanpur Date of Publication: 22-May-2015 Value Prolific Consulting Services(ValPro) which is a financial services company announced its web-based deal enabling platform ‘Enablers’. It has partnered with NASSCOM and IIT Kanpur to promote and nurture startups. Read […]


ValPro launches online deal platform ‘ENABLERS’ for start-ups Date of Publication: 21-May-2015 Value Prolific Consulting Services (ValPro), a niche financial services company, has announced the web-based deal-enabling platform, ‘Enablers’. Read More