In its audacious bid to disrupt the fossilised real estate and constructions industry with its innovative business model, Infra.Market—the B2B online infra procurement platform—gets deeper with its retail play. Will the aggressive gambit pay off?
When Aaditya Sharda and Souvik Sengupta wanted to scale their bootstrapped venture in early 2019, they couldn't find takers. Finally, when venture capital came, the friends managed to save 2.5 percent stake. The Infra.Market story, though, did not get diluted
Our guest this Friday was Brendan Rogers, founding partner at 2am VC, a venture capital firm in the US, which focuses on investing in Gen Z entrepreneurs in India. 2am VC, which Rogers co-founded with Hershel Mehta, has already made investments in Indian startups in sectors including fintech and health care. Rogers also co-founded Wag! Labs, a pet services startup that attracted investors including SoftBank. Rogers spoke about the energy among young entrepreneurs in the country, and how 2am VC could help
The SaaS company's IPO has inspired a generation of entrepreneurs in India, some of whom will likely build enduring global businesses. A peek into our cover story
The list is made up of Indian startups that have acquired growth, talent, and investment amid challenging times, and indicates where Indians want to work
The company increased its listing price on strong demand and raised over $1 billion from its IPO. With the strong share price performance on day one, its market value is close to $15 billion
How car service and workshop brand GoMechanic cracked the unorganised garage market with its asset-light model and direct sourcing of spares
The startup is making the most of the pandemic and demand for personal mobility. The challenge, though, is to stay put as it's a long drive ahead