Freshworks raises $150 million in Series H
Freshworks also announced a common data platform to unify important customer information from marketing, sales, support and customer success to enhance visibility of functions across the board.
Moglix, Razorpay staff make hay while Esop buyback’s on
Separately, Moglix, which counts Accel Partners, Sequoia Capital and Tiger Global Man...
ETPanache Exclusive: December wedding for Rohan Murty & Aparna Krishnan
The couple have known each other for about three years.
IAN makes final close of maiden fund at Rs 375 crore
The sector-agnostic fund, which had an initial target corpus of about ₹325 crore, counts as SIDBI, IIFL, Yes Bank, Max Group, Gray Matters Capital and Hyundai among its limited partners.
Ola and Uber look beyond cab hailing to drive growth
Both mobility platforms are expected to bank on bike taxis and rentals to shore up ride numbers.
Founder of Sequoia Capital, Don Valentine, dead at 87
The tribute hailed Don as Sequoia’s central figure until the mid-1990s – a period associated with the formation of many companies such as Oracle, LSI Logic, Microchip Technology, Linear Technology and Network Appliance which bore his hallmark.
VC investors make a beeline to Singapore
India continues to be the core focus area for most of these fund managers, but they do not want to lose out on opportunities in SE Asia, particularly in markets such as Indonesia and the broader Asean region.
$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.
Sequoia Capital’s seed fund Surge backs 20 startups
Investors pick up startups at seed stage as more angels step in.
Google India revenues more than halved to Rs 4,147 crore
Revenue, however, more than halved to Rs 4,147 crore during the fiscal year, from Rs 9,337 crore in the previous year. The local unit of the US search giant said revenue slipped due to the adoption of Ind-AS accounting standards.
Cars24 has closed $100 million in Series D funding
Lead investors Unbound and KCK Global put in $25 million each.
Chinese banks eye early-stage deal in Indian startups
The access to a country the size of China, the world’s second-largest economy and consumer market is a powerful reason for linking up.
We wanted to create unique solution: Mohit Yadav, Co-founder, Freewill
Freewill’s machines, equipment, and tech tools are not from the beauty sector; they have been borrowed from other industries.
Sequoia Capital ropes in former Uber Asia-Pac Head Amit Jain as MD
Jain, who will be based in Singapore, will be part of the investment firm’s Growth team.
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
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