Canaan Partners Ropes In Clearstone's Rahul Khanna As India MD
Prior to joining Canaan India, Khanna was Founding Director of Mumbai-based Clearstone Venture Advisors. Khanna will lead new investments in early-stage, India-based technology companies in the consumer internet, mobile, software, and managed services industries.
Canaan's portfolio in India includes car auction portal Motorexchange; matrimonial site Bharat Matrimony; Cellcast, a provider of interactive TV and mobile content in the digital entertainment sector; Chakpak Media, a movie portal; e4e, which provides BPO services; Equitas Microfinance India ; iYogi Holdings Pvt Ltd, which provides tech support via phone and remote access for home and small business users globally; mCarbon, a mobile VAS (Value Added Service) company and Naaptol.
"Canaan Partners is one of the only global venture capital firms that truly understands the unique startup economy in India and how to successfully connect Indian technology companies with partners and markets worldwide for global success," said Khanna.
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