Indian founders-led cloud firm Rubrik raises $261 mn, valuation soars

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cloud data management firm Rubrik, which is led by Indian-origin founders and headquartered in Silicon Valley, has raised $261 ....

16 January, 2019

Silicon Valley-based Automation Anywhere raises $300 mn from SoftBank

Anand J

Four and a half months after raising money in one of the largest Series A rounds in the venture capital ecosystem, Indian-origin ....

16 November, 2018

Indian-origin entrepreneur's CIA-backed startup is making 3D-printed bicycles


After a career that included helping Alphabet Inc's Google build out data centers and speeding packages for Inc ....

17 May, 2018

We went through near-death experience many times, says Nutanix founder

Manu P Toms

Though Dheeraj Pandey is fairly well known and connected among the who's who of the tech industry, he hit headlines in his home ....

21 February, 2017

500 Startups' India VC fund flounders again; Pankaj Jain quits firm

Varun Arora

500 Startups, a Silicon Valley-based startup accelerator and early-stage venture capital fund house, has hit the pause button ....

5 January, 2017

How incubators in India are helping startups grow

Priya Singh

For Anand Sahani, founding WedMeGood, an online wedding planning portal, in 2014 was just the beginning. His team started working ....

26 December, 2016

Content delivery firm WittyParrot secures seed funding from Mumbai Angels, others

Disha Sharma

WittyParrot, a cloud-based content delivery platform has raised Rs 3 crore ($450,000) in seed investment from Mumbai Angels and ....

9 December, 2016

Companies can't have long-term life without digital roadmap: Ram Charan

Priya Prasad

Every company that has a vision needs to be digitised because there is no long-term life without a digital roadmap, says renowned ....

9 November, 2016

Co-working space Z Nation Lab shortlists 13 startups for its bootcamp

Priya Prasad

Z Nation Lab, a Mumbai-based co-working space provider and startup accelerator, has launched a startup bootcamp programme for ....

8 November, 2016

US digital lifestyle content firm Mode Media shuts down

Dearton Thomas Hector

Mode Media Corp, a Silicon Valley-based lifestyle content company founded by Indian-American Samir Arora, has shut down, a media ....

16 September, 2016

Food startup Zzungry raises funds from Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, others

Priya Prasad

Bangalore-based food startup Zzungry that offers freshly prepared Indian cuisine has raised a round of seed funding from Silicon ....

22 August, 2016

Have Indian startups lost their charm for Silicon Valley hires?

Disha Sharma & Arti Singh

If last year saw top tech executives in Silicon Valley being wooed by startups here, this year saw many of them quitting these ....

28 May, 2016

Looking for a better deal

Disha Sharma

The latest Silicon Valley hire to give up on Indian startups, Anand Chandrasekaran had joined Snapdeal as chief product officer ....

25 May, 2016

His own man

Disha Sharma

Punit Soni was touted as Flipkart's most prized catch when he joined the e-commerce company in February 2015 as chief product ....

25 May, 2016

A breath of fresh air

Disha Sharma

Namita Gupta came from Facebook to join restaurant listings startup Zomato as chief product officer in August 2014. She had spent ....

25 May, 2016

In search of a magic pill

Disha Sharma

Tanmay Saksena was vice president of studio operations at US-based Disney Social Games before being roped in by Zomato in January ....

25 May, 2016

Are Silicon Valley hires finding India too hot to handle?

Disha Sharma

Last year, bringing home top talent was the recurrent theme in the Indian startup community. Startups were the toast of the town, ....

25 May, 2016

India's startup ecosystem needs more operator investors: Punit Soni

Binu Paul & Manu P Toms

Punit Soni, who recently stepped down as Flipkart's chief product officer after a rather short stint, is returning to Silicon ....

2 May, 2016

Punit Soni to turn an angel for Indian startups

Manu P Toms & Binu Paul

Former Google executive Punit Soni, who is moving back to Silicon Valley after a one-year stint with Flipkart in Bangalore as ....

21 April, 2016

Can't say my exit not linked to Flipkart management change: Punit Soni

Manu P Toms & Binu Paul

Punit Soni, who last week quit as Flipkart's chief product officer, has admitted his exit is related to the recent management ....

20 April, 2016

Armed with Indian funds, US firm Tandem Capital plans to take startups to Silicon Valley

Manu P Toms

California-based Tandem Capital has raised most of the capital for its third fund of $100 million from Indian businessmen and ....

5 May, 2015