Many global software cos will emerge from India in 5-10 years: Google CEO Pichai

Sundar PichaiGoogle’s Sundar Pichai is confident that several large global software firms will emerge from India over the next 5-10 years, driven by world-class entrepreneurs. The chief executive of the world’s second-most valuable company by market cap said this in a student interaction at his alma mater, IIT-Kharagpur, on Thursday. “I am absolutely confident of it. […]

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Exclusive: Logistics startup BlackBuck eyes acquisitions in IoT space

BlackBuckTiger Global-backed startup BlackBuck, run by Zinka Logistics Solutions Pvt. Ltd, is scouting for acquisitions to bolster its play in the competitive logistics sector. It is looking at a couple of acquisitions to power up its tech infrastructure, said Rajesh Yabaji, founder and CEO, Blackbuck. “We are evaluating two to three companies in the field […]

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HomeUnion woos Indian investors, names Hiren Shah as Asia Pac CEO

Hiren-ShahUS-based online real estate investment management platform HomeUnion, which recently raised $16 million in Series B funding, is trying to lure high-net-worth individuals (HNIs) from India to invest in single-family rental (SFR) homes in the US. The company has appointed Hiren Shah—former CEO of Global Wind Power Ltd, a joint venture between China Ming Yang […]

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