AI, B2B dominate startup shortlist for Microsoft Accelerator’s 10th batch

Microsoft-Accelerator-Summer-Cohort-2017_feArtificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and business-to-business (B2B) are the dominant themes in the final shortlist to Microsoft’s tenth accelerator batch, with all the 14 startups selected for the programme having at least one of these elements as their product offerings. The startups were chosen on the basis of three parameters: how deep the technology […]

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Exclusive: GoMechanic secures seed investment from Venture Catalysts

For-Oasis-Story-Final_feAutomobile servicing platform GoMechanic, run by Targetone Innovations Pvt. Ltd., has raised $250,000 (nearly Rs 1.68 crore) in funding from seed investment and innovation platform Venture Catalysts. GoMechanic was founded in April this year by IIM-Ahmedabad alumni Amit Bhasin and Kushal Karwa. Later, Nitin Rana and Rishabh Karwa joined the founding team. “The funds will […]

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Business communication app AppSay raises $150K from Venture Catalysts

Money111Business communication platform AppSay, which is operated by Custmore Interactive Solutions Pvt. Ltd, has raised $150,000 (Rs 1 crore) in its first round of funding from seed investment firm Venture Catalysts, it said in a statement. The round was led by angel investors Shreyans Shah and Mayank Shah. The startup will use the capital for […]

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Business communication app AppSay raises $150K from Venture Catalysts

Money111Business communication platform AppSay, which is operated by Custmore Interactive Solutions Pvt. Ltd, has raised $150,000 (Rs 1 crore) in its first round of funding from seed investment firm Venture Catalysts, it said in a statement. The round was led by angel investors Shreyans Shah and Mayank Shah. The startup will use the capital for […]

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Logistics reconciliation startup Don’t Scratch Your Head raises funding from Venture Catalysts

Suraj_VaziraniDon’t Scratch Your Head (DSYH), an Ahmedabad-based SaaS-based logistics reconciliation platform for e-commerce channels, has raised $250,000 (around Rs 1.7 crore) from seed investment platform Venture Catalysts and other investors. The round was led by Gaurav Singhvi, managing partner, Venture Catalysts, Surat operations and Mumbai-based Zaffiro Ventures, according to a company statement. “Since reconciliation can […]

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Exclusive: Vahanalytics raises seed funding from Venture Catalysts

Vahanalytics, a tech-driven startup which analyses the driving behaviour of Indians, has raised $200,000 (around Rs 1.3 crore) in a seed funding round from Venture Catalysts, led by Vikram Lakhotia, partner at Arth India Ventures, and Anirudh Damani, managing director of Standard Transport Corporation. “Data analytics in transportation using telematics is the need of the […]

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