Indian telcos killed VAS business. Now they're out to kill your business

Mahesh Murthy

Some of you may remember the huge hype around VAS (Value Added Services) startups in India less than a decade years ago - remember ....

13 April, 2015

Big ad budgets are for big losers

Mahesh Murthy

A little less than two years ago, Felix Baumgartner jumped from a hot air balloon 39 kilometres above the earth. He didn't just ....

3 December, 2014

I don't hate Flipkart, I just don't think it's the right way to build a business: Mahesh Murthy

Mahesh Murthy

Earlier this month, India's largest consumer e-commerce player had raised an additional $160 million (Rs 990 crore) ....

22 October, 2013

Lean Startups: What's the #1 reason why tech startups fail?

Mahesh Murthy

Am not sure it's something many people have mentioned, but the absolute #1 reason tech startups – or for that matter – ....

19 August, 2013

Mahesh Murthy on how RedBus built its business bus by bus

Mahesh Murthy

I have had some sort of internal view of RedBus right from when we at Seedfund invested in them in 2006, and have seen the company ....

26 June, 2013