Freshworks valued at $3.5 bn in funding round led by Sequoia, CapitalG and Accel

Team TC

San Mateo, California headquartered customer engagement software company has raised $150 million in its largest funding round ....

13 November, 2019

Column: Here’s how you can get your technology up and running in startup mode

Kiran Darisi

Starting up is a tough game to play. While figuring out the business is one part of the puzzle, the other is getting the technology ....

12 November, 2019

Freshworks raises $150 mn from Google, Sequoia, Accel: Report

Shashank Didmishe

Software-as-a-service company Freshworks has raised $150 million, in what is being called as pre-IPO funding round, from returning ....

5 November, 2019

SaaS platform Freshworks to raise more funding

Shweta Sharma

California and Chennai-based SaaS firm Freshworks is in talks with existing investors Sequoia Capital India and Tiger Global Management ....

17 October, 2019

Steadview leads $4.5 mn funding round in expense management platform Fyle

Shashank Didmishe

Expense management platform Fyle has raised $4.5 million in a funding round led by US-based hedge fund Steadview Capital. Returning ....

4 October, 2019

Freshworks Q2 2019 billings up 61%, expands India, global footprint

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

US and Chennai-based software as a service (SaaS) unicorn Freshworks has reported a 61% year on year growth in billings for the ....

21 August, 2019

Sequoia-backed SaaS firm Druva enters unicorn club with $130 mn funding round

Binu Paul

Cloud data backup and recovery firm Druva Inc. has raised $130 million (around Rs 902.5 crore at current exchange rate) in a fresh ....

20 June, 2019

Freshworks ties up with OrangeOne to boost Japan business

Shweta Sharma

Freshworks, a cloud-based business software firm, has partnered with software services provider OrangeOne Corporation to expand ....

6 June, 2019

Tiger Global-backed expense manager Fyle raises extended Series A funding

Payal Ganguly

Expense manager Fyle has raised Rs 1.04 crore ($150,000 at current exchange rate) from investors including Bharati Balakrishnan, ....

24 May, 2019

Business software firm Freshworks acquires Silicon Valley AI platform Natero

Payal Ganguly

US business software provider Freshworks, formerly Freshdesk, has announced the acquisition of Silicon Valley-headquartered Natero ....

22 May, 2019

Freshworks integrates conversational support features with WhatsApp Business

Kavya Kothiyal

Freshworks, which offers cloud-based business software, has integrated its customer engagement suite with WhatsApp Business to ....

17 April, 2019

SaaS firm SurveySparrow pockets seed cheque

Payal Ganguly

SurveySparrow, a cloud-based customer experience platform which offers tools for online surveys, has raised $1.4 million (around ....

2 April, 2019

Expense management startup Fyle raises $4.2 mn from Tiger Global, others

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based expense management startup Fyle Technologies Pvt. Ltd has raised Rs 30 crore ($4.2 million) in a Series A funding ....

11 February, 2019

Freshworks updates messaging platform with co-browsing, Facebook Messenger integration

Shweta Sharma

Cloud-based business software firm Freshworks has launched a software update to its business-to-consumer messaging platform Freshchat. ....

25 January, 2019

Freshworks' India arm turns a profit in FY18 but revenue growth slows

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Freshworks Technologies Pvt. Ltd, the wholly owned Indian subsidiary of cloud-based customer engagement platform Freshworks Inc., ....

15 January, 2019

Zendesk’s Adrian McDermott on building CRM tools for next-gen companies

Anand J

US-headquartered Zendesk is one of the largest companies in the customer experience space globally. Listed on the New York Stock ....

21 December, 2018

Freshworks strengthens top deck, appoints info and security chiefs

Kavya Kothiyal

US business software provider Freshworks Inc. said it has appointed Prasad Ramakrishnan as information chief and Shivanath Somanathan ....

15 November, 2018

Salesforce turns to SMEs in smaller cities to boost growth in India

Anand J

Smaller cities and small & medium enterprises (SMEs) are likely to drive Salesforce’s next phase of growth in India, ....

11 September, 2018

It's only August but 2018 is already the best year for Indian unicorns

Dearton Thomas Hector

More unicorns have emerged out of India in the first seven months of 2018 than in any previous year, as venture capital investors ....

10 August, 2018

In 5 years, we expect India to be the largest market by revenue: Zoho CEO Vembu

Anand J

After fairly good growth in the 2000s, cloud-based business software firm Zoho Corporation grew at an accelerated pace in the ....

11 April, 2018

Exclusive: Mobile marketing and consumer rewards startup Crownit raising fresh funds

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Gurgaon-based GoldVIP Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs mobile-based marketing and customer rewards management platform ....

4 April, 2018