Trials and tribulations of being a co-founder with 'best friends'
We weren’t just building together; we were growing together. If I had not stuck it out, I would not have had the joy of experiencing the delayed gratification of true personal growth.
Do startups need succession planning?
73% of Indian investors are not happy with the succession planning strategies of their investee companies.
40 Under 40: The rise of Elevation Capital
The partners at Elevation Capital take pride in the fact that the venture capital fund has been an early-stage backer to most of the 11 unicorns in its portfolio.
40 Under 40: The emergence of Dunzo
With Covid-19 second wave leading to lockdowns across several Indian states, the delivery of essential goods was the need of the hour. And Dunzo emerged as one of the pre-eminent options.
40 Under 40: Razorpay’s phenomenal growth
Six-year-old Razorpay has seen phenomenal growth in the last one year. It raised $100 million in October at a $1-billion valuation and has seen its payments volume triple.
Social commerce: The Meesho way
Meesho pioneered social commerce in India six years ago, providing a source of income for millions of homemakers. But now competition from fellow startups and e-commerce behemoths is growing.
40 Under 40: The story of Pocket Aces
Ashwin Suresh, Aditi Shrivastava, and Anirudh Pandita quit their Wall Street jobs to create Pocket Aces. Today it runs the country’s largest socially distributed content network.
India’s brightest young business minds
Fortune India’s 40 Under 40 is an annual listing highlighting the inspirational work done by the country’s sharpest young entrepreneurs, fund managers, and corporate executives. Here is the full list.
Watch: India’s startup stars
In this new episode of our fortnightly show, Biz Buzz, we bring you up close to two of our country’s finest startups, Pristyn Care and Meesho.
Budget 2020: FM’s booster dose for startups
The announcement of seed funding to support ideation and development of early-stage tech startups, tax incentives, and ESOPs will boost the country’s startup ecosystem, say experts.