ISB sees 1,383 offers on Day 1 of placements in comparison to 1,194 last year
The School saw hiring from recruiters across a wide spectrum of industries such as Consulting, IT/ITES/Technology, E-Commerce, BFSI, FMCG/Retail, Healthcare, Education, Media and Entertainment, Real Estate and Infrastructure, and Global Capability Centres.
Mosaic Wellness raises $10 million from SAIF Partners, Matrix Partners and Sequoia
Revant Bhate, formerly with venture capital firm Kalaari C...
ANE raises funds from Matrix Partners and angels
ANE is a premium brand that lists every ingredient it uses in the product in bold font on th...
Stanza Living bolsters leadership team as it looks to scalable growth
The recent hiring underscores the organisation’s focus on leveraging the multiplier advantage of inter-generational leadership.
Pesto: The startup that has found a way to boost skills & incomes of techies
There's a new and rapidly growing trend in upskilling — income sharing agreement (ISA). These are training and skilling programmes that take a fee from you only when you get a job, usually with a guaranteed income threshold. Pesto is a startup that is pioneering the concept in India. It conducts a three-month boot camp in Delhi for software engineers.
Matrix Partners’ Avnish Bajaj spots 3 trends for investing in early & growth businesses
I wish I knew whether this is the beginning of the bursting of a bubble
Demand for CXOs bucks downtrend
Executive search firms such as Korn Ferry, EMA Partners, Transearch, Insist and Head Hunters said they are all witnessing an at least 20% increase in search mandates for CXOs over last year.
Catching the neighbourhood shuttle
A couple of early stage startups are trying to address the problem of neighbourhood shuttle or micro-mobility. This is beyond bike-taxi startups, or bike rentals. The idea here is that these startups will move a group of people together for 3-5 km at a cheaper rate than a cab or scooter.
Milk delivery startups limit products to conserve cash, make supply chain efficient
Gurugram-based Milkbasket said it was scaling down operations in select localities in Bengaluru and Delhi NCR — its two largest markets. DailyNinja, which counts Matrix Partners and Sequoia Capital as investors and has raised about $10 million, is looking for a buyer
Silicon Valley-based AngelList launches angel fund in India
AngelList will manage the legal and regulatory aspects of raising capital and investing it, while the byte-sized funds will be able to use its technology platform to manage their investments.
ElasticRun raises $40 million from Prosus Ventures, Avataar, others
ElasticRun will invest freshly raised capital to further build its technology platform, expand categories, and expand its network coverage to new geographies, its cofounder Sandeep Deshmukh said.
$24 million funding takes Amica pre launch valuation to $70 million
A host of investors are banking on new age startups for bumper returns. The latest funding secured by Amica is backed by a list of institutional investors including Greyhound Capital, 3One4 Capital, Germany’s Rocket Internet and Sequoia Capital.
FPL Tech raises $4.5 million from Matrix, Sequoia
The startup, which has already launched OneScore App for credit tracking, will also look to offer credit cards to consumers in partnership with banks.
Matrix leads first funding round in neo bank Yelo
Funding tap is open for a host of new ventures.
Social e-commerce startup DealShare gets $11 million
Matrix Partners and Falcon Edge led the two investment rounds for the firm.
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