Eyeing new revenue channels, fresh India fund in 2017: Jaarvis Accelerator’s Saumyajit Guha

Saumyajit GuhaSaumyajit Guha, former chief operating officer at Calcutta Angels who single-handedly closed seven startup investments in just nine months last year, is all geared up for his new challenge at Gurgaon-based Jaarvis Accelerator. Guha, who joined Jaarvis as co-principal last month, will be mainly responsible for managing investments from the operational side and creating new […]

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Flashback 2016: Top angel networks in India

The year 2016 saw over 100 deals in the startup ecosystem by India’s top seven angel networks, including newly founded networks such as Venture Catalysts and Chandigarh Angels. The chunk of these deals were closed by Indian Angel Network (IAN), which maintained its position at the top. IAN, which comprises 450 investors across 10 countries, […]

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Exclusive: LetsMD raises additional angel investment

Funding_0008LetsMD, a fintech startup in the health space, has completed its angel round of investment with the participation of WaterBridge Ventures, co-founder Nivesh Khandelwal told TechCircle.in. Calcutta Angels Network (CAN), LetsVenture, a platform that connects startups with investors, Anupam Mittal, founder and chief executive of People Group, and Currae Healthtech Fund were the other investors […]

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Confused about Navratris? Let these startups figure it out for you

NavratriFestivals mean being with the family, mouthwatering food, sweets and performing religious rituals or havans at home. The havans and prayers can, however, be nerve-wracking for many who don’t know much about auspicious timings, which prayers to conduct on a particular day and where to find a pandit. Worry not. A startup in your city […]

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Exclusive: Ed-tech startup Carveniche secures funding from Calcutta Angels, others

Avneet_MakkarBangalore based ed-tech firm Carveniche Technologies Pvt Ltd has raised an undisclosed sum in angel funding from Calcutta Angels, Lead Angels and a bunch of undisclosed high net worth individuals (HNIs). In an interaction with Techcircle.in, Avneet Makkar, CEO of Carveniche Technologies, said the funds would be used for product development, scaling up operations, marketing […]

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