Social fitness app Fitso raises $200K from former Flipkart exec, others

fitnass11Gurgaon-based Jogo Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs health and fitness app Fitso, has raised $200,000 (Rs 1.3 crore) in angel funding from a clutch of investors including former president – operations at Flipkart Sujeet Kumar, Intelenet Global Services CEO Bhupender Singh and PolicyBazaar CEO Yashish Dhaiya via fund-raising platform LetsVenture. The company will use the […]

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Ed-tech startup Unacademy gets funding from Flipkart, Paytm founders

Education3Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs educational-technology platform Unacademy, has raised Rs 6.7 crore ($1 million) from a clutch of investors including Flipkart co-founders Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal and Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma. The Economic Times, which first reported the development, said the round was led by Blume Ventures. Stanford Angels India, […]

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Exclusive: Laundry startup Flashdoor closes operations

Flashdoor-Flashdoor, a Bangalore-based on-demand laundry service platform, has pulled down its shutters. This comes just a few months after it raised funding from former Flipkart executives Ankit Nagori and Sujeet Kumar. Confirming the development, Flashdoor co-founder Ankit Agarwal told Techcircle.in that the startup experimented with various business models before it decided to close down operations. […]

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Parentlane gets angel funding from former Flipkart exec, others

ParentlaneSocial networking mobile app for baby-care and parenting ParentLane, which is run by Bangalore-based Discovery Info Labs Pvt. Ltd, has raised an undisclosed amount in angel funding from a clutch of investors led by Sujeet Kumar, former president (operations), Flipkart, it said in a statement. The other investors who participated in the round include Aprameya […]

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Ed-tech platform Unacademy raises $500K

Sorting Hat Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs education technology platform Unacademy, has raised $500,000 (about Rs 3.3 crore) in a funding round led by Blume Ventures. Google’s Rajan Anandan, CommonFloor founder Sumit Jain, redBus founder Phanindra Sama, TaxiForSure founder Aprameya Radhakrishna and former Flipkart executive Sujeet Kumar also participated in the round. “Unacademy’s vision is […]

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