Tutor search platform FlipClass raises $1M from S Chand, Blume

Vineet Dwivedi, CEO, FlipClass.comEd-tech startup FlipClass has raised $1 million (about Rs 6.7 crore) in funding from publishing house S Chand and Co Pvt Ltd and Blume Ventures. The startup didn’t immediately specify what it plans to do with the amount raised but founder and CEO Vineet Dwivedi said the company will look to integrate S Chand’s content […]

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Task management app dunzo gets $650K from Blume, Aspada, others

dunzo_feBangalore-based daily tasks management app dunzo has raised $650,000 (around Rs 4.4 crore) in pre-Series A round of funding led by Aspada Investment Advisors and Blume Ventures. Prominent angel investors including Google India MD Rajan Anandan and JustDial CTO Sandipan Chattopadhyay also participated in the funding round. Founded in 2015 by Ankur Aggarwal, Dalvir Suri, Mukund Jha […]

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Nexus Ventures, Blume back insurance portal Turtlemint

TurtlemintMumbai-based Invictus Insurance Broking Pvt Ltd, which operates online personalised insurance platform Turtlemint, has raised an undisclosed amount of funds in a round led by Nexus Venture Partners. Blume Ventures also participated in this round, the company said in a press release. The company said it will use the funds to ramp up technology and spearhead […]

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Enablers of e-commerce to produce next set of winners: Blume Ventures’ Sanjay Nath

Sanjay_NathSeed investor Blume Ventures has been one of the more prolific early-stage VC firms in India figuring in the top charts for two year running (click here and here). However, it was virtually absent in terms of fresh investments last year, as its maiden fund of under $30 million neared exhaustion and it got into […]

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Mobile gaming firm Mech Mocha gets $1M from Blume, Flipkart

Mech-MochaMobile gaming company Mech Mocha Game Studios Pvt Ltd has raised $1 million in seed funding, the Bangalore-based startup’s co-founder and CEO told VCCircle on Wednesday. Arpita Kapoor said the funding from Blume Ventures and e-commerce firm Flipkart will help the startup expand its team to 20 from 11 in next six months, build games […]

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MockBank secures $400K from Blume, others

MockBank, a startup that provides online mock tests for government jobs, has raised about $400,000 (Rs 2.6 crore) in seed funding from Blume Ventures and other investors. Singapore-based angel fund Mercatus Capital, Slideshare co-founder Amit Ranjan and Bain & Company India chairman Srivatsan Rajan also participated in this round, as per a press statement. Mockbank […]

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Warehouse robotics startup GreyOrange raises $30M more from Tiger Global and Blume Ventures

Warehousing automation venture GreyOrange Robotics Pvt Ltd has raised $30 million in a fresh round of funding from existing investors Tiger Global Management, Blume Ventures and others. GreyOrange will use the money raised to invest in R&D for new products, expand its executive team and accelerate international expansion into Asia Pacific, Middle East and Europe. “The […]

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