Artificial intelligence startup Octo.ai raises $200k from Outbox, others

Delhi-based artificial intelligence start-up Octoai has raised $200,000 from early stage investor Outbox Ventures, Rahul Khanna, managing partner of venture debt fund Trifecta Capital and Jaspreet Bindra, head of e-commerce at Mahindra & Mahindra. The funding will be utilized to enhance technology.

SaaS-based startup Applop raises funding from existing investor GHV Accelerator

Gurgaon based Applop Mobile Solutions Pvt. Ltd, a software-as-a-service provider that enables users to make their own mobile app, has raised a bridge round of funding from existing investor Green House Ventures Accelerator. The startup has received nearly $250,000 (Rs 1.6 crore) so far and is seeking to close this […]

NowFloats acquires chat-based platform LookUp

Bengaluru-based chat-commerce platform LookUp got acquired by NowFloats, which creates websites on the fly for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). LookUp is a chat-based commerce platform, essentially enabling users to discover and reach out to merchants in their vicinity. NowFloats, on the other hand, marries location and mobile to help […]

SRI Capital invests $1.3 Million in Two SaaS Startups – Yellowdig & Zuppler

Seed-stage venture capital fund SRI Capital launched by serial entrepreneur Sashi Reddi, has invested $1.3 million in two SaaS startups – Yellowdig in Pune and Zuppler in Delhi. The funding will be utilized by the startups to scale up and roll out their products in global markets.

Enterprise workflow collaboration firm WorkApps raising $ 1 Million seed funding

Pune-based enterprise workflow collaboration (EWC) firm WorkApps has raised $1 million from seed stage investment firm SRI Capital. The WorkApps product will be rolled out in the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific later this year.

Management Tech SirionLabs raises funding

SirionLabs Pvt. Ltd, an enterprise software-as-a-service provider that helps companies manage services contracts, has raised $12.25 million (Rs 82 crore) in a Series B round led by existing venture capital investor Sequoia Capital. The funding will be utilized for research and development perspective-to deepen the product’s functionality and increase the […]

Freshdesk sees interest from global investors

Freshdesk, the cloud-based customer support platform that is also backed by Google Capital and Accel Partners, has got an offer from a US-based strategic investor for purchasing a stake at a valuation of more than $500 million. As of now, there is no term sheet or any advanced discussions.

Travel Boutique Online acquires strategic equity in Deyor Camps

Tech Travels Pvt. Ltd, which runs business to business travel portal Travel Boutique Online (TBO) has bought a strategic stake in Deyor Adventures Pvt. Ltd, which runs campsite aggregator Deyor Camps. Following the deal, the teams of Deyor Camps and TBO will work closely to cross-sell each other’s products and […]

HR SaaS startup Darwinbox raises funding

Human resources software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup Darwinbox has raised an undisclosed amount in its seed funding round from Mohandas Pai’s family fund 3one4 Capital, Tracxn Labs and Endiya Partners.  The funding will be utilized to develop more modules and to expand sales and marketing.