TechThisWeek: WeWork India; DealShare; Inventus; IoT and cyber threats

Shweta Sharma & Payal Ganguly & Tanmay Tiwary & Vignesh Ananthraj

Troubled co-working giant WeWork continues to be in the news. This time the India franchisee, owned by real estate firm Embassy ....

12 October, 2019

Rebel Foods backer Lightbox closes third fund at $209 mn

Anand J

Lightbox, the Mumbai-based venture capital firm that has backed startups such as Droom, Rebel Foods and Furlenco, has closed its ....

17 September, 2019
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Lightbox’s Sandeep Murthy on food-tech’s resurgence and ed-tech's pain points

Kavya Kothiyal & Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Lightbox likes to keep things simple. Unlike its peers which prefer to spread their bets, the Mumbai-based venture capital firm ....

27 February, 2019

Focussing on follow-on investments rather than new bets: Lightbox’s Sid Talwar

Priya Prasad

Mumbai-based venture capital firm Lightbox Ventures was set up in 2014 by Sandeep Murthy and Siddharth, or Sid, Talwar. Prior ....

9 April, 2018

Lightbox to next invest in vertically integrated businesses, says co-founder Murthy

Disha Sharma

Venture capital firm Lightbox, floated by Sandeep Murthy and Siddharth Talwar, had raised more than $100 million in its second ....

9 September, 2016

Vertically integrated tech business will be huge, says Lightbox

Shruti Ambavat

Lightbox Management Ltd, a new VC firm floated by former Sherpalo Ventures' India head Sandeep Murthy along with Siddharth Talwar, ....

19 January, 2016
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Sandeep Murthy on his Lightbox fund, consumer tech investing and transition from Sherpalo

Shrija Agrawal

Sandeep Murthy, who till recently headed Ram Shriram's venture capital firm Sherpalo Ventures and also oversaw the India activities ....

6 May, 2014

Former Sherpalo India chief floats $90M consumer tech-focused VC fund, buys part of Sherpalo & KPCB's local portfolio

Sainul K

Sandeep Murthy, who till recently headed Ram Shriram's venture capital firm Sherpalo Ventures' Indian operations and also oversaw ....

30 April, 2014