Top Indian entrepreneur stories

Few Best  Indian entrepreneur stories  published in  iamanentrepreneur.in

1.Nandan Nilekani mentioned that he would stop investing personally in startups beyond 12 he has already invested in and will invest further through Fundamentum only. The fund, however shall not invest in financial or education technology.

  1. Wegan Foods, a Mumbai-based food startup has raised an undisclosed sum in funding from Her Highness Sheikha Arwa Al Qassimi, a member of the royal family of Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah. Wegan Foods is soon to launch a range of healthy, dairy-free, pantry staples for the growing vegan community in India
  2. Samara Mahindra, founder of ‘The Carer Program,’ a healthcare startup for post cancer care for survivors plans to tie up with a major hospital (multispecialty) in Mumbai and one in south India in an aim to expand their core operations and reach out to more people. The company also plans to tie up with a leading non-profit organisation based in Mumbai. The deals are expected to close by end of July.
  3. Kolkata based Wow! Momo, the country’s largest chain of momos with over 100 outlets across eight cities has raised Rs 44 crore as Series B funding from Lighthouse Funds and Indian Angel Network at a Rs 230 crore valuation. The fund raised also provides a highly profitable exit to some India Angel Network (IAN) investors (whosoever elected to sell their earlier investment) with an IRR of nearly 50 per cent in less than 18 months.

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