KPMG India acqui-hires AI-driven startup Recommender Labs

Om Athavale

The Indian arm of global professional services giant KPMG has acqui-hired Recommender Labs Pvt. Ltd, which provides decision-making ....

7 June, 2019

Car wash startup CleanseCar acquires Carnanny to expand presence in Mumbai

Kavya Kothiyal

CleanseCar, a mobile-based platform which offers daily car wash services, on Monday announced the acquisition of Carnanny, a subscription-based ....

3 June, 2019
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Mphasis ropes in Tech Mahindra’s Vasantraj to head its business process services

Vignesh Ananthraj

Indian information technology (IT) outsourcing services provider Mphasis Ltd has roped in Tech Mahindra’s Ravi Vasantraj ....

13 May, 2019

Inside Habitro Labs’ aggregation economics to become the Ola of home automation

Kavya Kothiyal

You would think that a home automation company would bestow its highest honour on manufacturing, by cranking out wise-guy IoT ....

13 May, 2019

Intra-city logistics platform Blowhorn makes two hires for strategy, tech

Binu Paul

Intra-city logistics platform Blowhorn said it has made two hires to head its strategy and technology divisions. Santosh Desai, ....

10 May, 2019

Bounce’s Vivekananda Hallekere on why dockless mobility is here to stay

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Vivekananda Hallekere, co-founder and chief executive of scooter-sharing platform Bounce, swears that dockless mobility solution ....

9 May, 2019
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Fintech bags most funding deals in April even as Tiger Global lights up agritech

Kavya Kothiyal

In April, the Indian startup ecosystem again witnessed a flurry of deals with cheque sizes ranging from angel to seed to growth ....

6 May, 2019

Viacom18 hires Shaadi.com exec to run streaming platform Voot

Binu Paul

Broadcaster and digital content provider Viacom18 Media Pvt. Ltd has appointed Gourav Rakshit as chief operating officer of digital ....

3 May, 2019

Eka Software’s Manav Garg on the benefits of a platform-first approach

Vignesh Ananthraj

Bengaluru-based Eka Software Solutions, a provider of commodity management software solutions, pursues a platform-first approach ....

1 May, 2019

Watch: Barracuda Networks’ Hatem Naguib on email still posing many risks to cybersecurity

Vignesh Ananthraj

California-based Barracuda Networks started operations in 2003 with a simple firewall and anti-spam software. Today, it deals ....

26 April, 2019
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Ratio of great founders to native VC available is imbalanced: Y Combinator’s Adora Cheung

Shweta Sharma

Next month, Y Combinator (YC), the Mountain View, California-based accelerator known for seeding iconic technology startups such ....

9 April, 2019

Zishaan Hayath on how Toppr is making quality education accessible to all

Kavya Kothiyal

Mumbai-based Toppr Technologies Pvt. Ltd is among the more well known ed-tech startups attempting to disrupt India’s massive ....

27 March, 2019

Mindtree’s Natarajan on opposing L&T’s bid and how the IT services market is changing

Anand J & Anirban Ghoshal

Last week, Mumbai-based engineering giant Larsen & Toubro Ltd (L&T) made a hostile bid to acquire Bengaluru-based software ....

26 March, 2019

Former Aptech CEO Ganesh Natarajan may invest in SP Robotic Labs, joins board

Shweta Sharma

Ganesh Natarajan, former CEO at Aptech Computer Education, is looking to invest in SP Robotic Works Pvt. Ltd and has joined the ....

25 March, 2019

Transworld’s Ritesh Ramakrishnan on why the shipping firm moved ops to the cloud

Anand J

Since its inception 42 years ago, Mumbai-based Transworld has evolved into not just a shipping agency but a logistics company ....

25 March, 2019

How Cvent is using its first-mover SaaS edge to disrupt the global events management market

Anirban Ghoshal

For Reggie Aggarwal, founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of events management software company Cvent, it all started with ....

22 March, 2019

Using AI, RPA to ease customer pain points: Future Generali Life Insurance's Byju Joseph

Shweta Sharma

In June last year, Future Generali India Life Insurance Company became the country’s first private insurer to enable customers ....

22 March, 2019

Scooter-rental platform Bounce names former Groupon exec as senior vice-president

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Scooter- and bicycle-rental platform Bounce, based in Bengaluru, said it has roped in Bharath Devanathan as senior vice-president ....

20 March, 2019

Pravega Ventures’ Mukul Singhal on why early-stage tech investing is on an upswing

Kavya Kothiyal

When Mukul Singhal and Rohit Jain, former fund managers with SAIF Partners, founded Pravega Ventures more than three years back, ....

20 March, 2019

IBM’s Bob Lord bets on India as hub for open-source blockchain solutions

Vignesh Ananthraj

Despite the prevailing scepticism worldwide about the future of blockchain, IBM believes it is still one of the more important ....

19 March, 2019

Watch: Accenture Labs’ Marc Carrel-Billiard on enterprises in the post-digital era

Vignesh Ananthraj & Anand J

There was a time when technology companies were reluctant to discuss the workings of their research labs. These days, however, ....

19 March, 2019