Column: Market creating innovations -- the founder’s holy grail

Sateesh Andra

Embarking on an entrepreneurial journey needs much more than a great idea.  Many a time, startup creation and growth is ....

18 November, 2019

IAN Fund raises $53 million to back seed and early stage startups

Payal Ganguly

Indian Angel Network (IAN), the country’s largest organised angel network, closed its maiden seed and early stage fund at ....

7 November, 2019

Jungle Ventures closes third India and Southeast Asia fund at $240 mn

Payal Ganguly

Singapore-headquartered venture capital firm Jungle Ventures has announced the final close of its $240 million third fund. Dubbed ....

30 October, 2019

Deal Talk: Vogo, Bounce and MobikWik in talks to raise funds; Endiya Partners backs EV startup Cell Propulsion

Shweta Sharma

TechCircle brings you a round-up of technology investment and M&A deals reported from across newsrooms.  Vogo and ....

11 September, 2019

Deal Roundup: Mahindra drives into the ride hailing market; startup funding slumps again to $106.3 mn

Team TC

Two outsized Series A stage deals -- 75F and Atomberg Technologies -- were among the 13-odd early stage technology deals that ....

6 September, 2019

Endiya Partners leads $1 mn seed round in deep-tech startup Myelin

Shweta Sharma

Bengaluru-based Myelin Foundry, a deep-tech startup, has raised $1 million in its seed funding round, led by early-stage venture ....

4 September, 2019

Watch: B2B startups will take off in the next 6-7 years: Sateesh Andra, Endiya Partners

Anand J & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Hyderabad-born Sateesh Andra spent several years in Silicon Valley building his own IT management software startup Euclid before changing lanes to become a venture capitalist. He set up and ran Draper Fisher Jurvetson’s (DFJ) India operations more t

19 July, 2019

Inside Darwinbox’s quest to foster evolution in HR-tech

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

HR is synonymous with processes. These cut across promotions, demotions, layoffs, salary hikes, attrition and transfers, among ....

29 May, 2019

Endiya Partners’ Sateesh Andra on the challenges of investing a B2B focused seed fund

Shweta Sharma

Endiya Partners marked a fundraising milestone last week when it hit the first close of its second investment vehicle at $40 million ....

27 May, 2019

Israeli cybersecurity firm Radware to buy bot management startup ShieldSquare

Binu Paul

Israeli cybersecurity company Radware has agreed to acquire Bengaluru-based bot management solutions provider ShieldSquare. The ....

8 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: Early-stage tech investing is now a mainstream affair

Kavya Kothiyal

The year gone by saw early-stage investing in technology companies become increasingly more mainstream as startups tapping deep-tech ....

24 December, 2018

Sateesh Andra on what Endiya Partners has in common with PV Sindhu's coach

Snigdha Sengupta

Early-stage investment firm Endiya Partners is nearly two years into its $26 million debut fund and has built a portfolio of a ....

17 October, 2018

Exclusive: Japan's istyle picks up stake in women-focussed content startup Incnut

Kavya Kothiyal

Tokyo-headquartered consumer internet company istyle Inc has picked up an undisclosed minority stake in Incnut Digital Pvt. Ltd, ....

16 October, 2018

Indian healthcare yet to fully tap tech's potential: Panellists at VCCircle Summit

Team TC

While the application of artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain and Internet of things (IoT) has of late become integral to ....

9 October, 2018

Meet the startups that pitched their ideas at VCCircle Healthcare Investment Summit

Team TC

The 2018 edition of the VCCircle Healthcare Investment Summit saw a number of entrepreneurs make a pitch to a select jury of investors ....

9 October, 2018

Digital lending startup Kissht pockets Series C cheque

Kavya Kothiyal

OnEMI Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs digital lending startup Kissht, has raised Series C funding from investors led ....

12 September, 2018

Mobile app management platform gets fresh funding

Joseph Rai

Hansel Software Pvt. Ltd, which operates real-time mobile app management platform, said on Tuesday it has raised $4 ....

7 August, 2018

Endiya Partners backs venture launched by Facebook-acquired Little Eye’s co-founder

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based Slang Labs, which offers a multilingual voice-based assistant platform that can be integrated into apps, has raised ....

23 March, 2018

Fosun-backed fintech startup Kissht will now lend directly to customers

Bruhadeeswaran R

OnEMi Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs lending startup Kissht, has set up an in-house non-banking finance company (NBFC) ....

26 February, 2018

Med-tech startup SigTuple raises $5.8 mn from Accel, IDG Ventures, others

Binu Paul

Medical-technology startup SigTuple Technologies Pvt. Ltd has raised $5.8 million (around Rs 38.8 crore) in a Series A funding ....

13 February, 2017

Mobile app management startup gets $1.35 mn from IDG Ventures

Dearton Thomas Hector

Bengaluru-based Hansel Software Pvt. Ltd, which operates real-time mobile app management platform, has raised $1.35 ....

11 January, 2017