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Topic: Investment

Chronicles of the first cheque

Alok is the co-founder and CEO of Indifi, a startup that helps small businesses secure loans.  Prior to Indifi, Alok setup and led India operations of Canaan Partners, a premier […]


Our investment in Noticeboard

Here is the short version – Phenomenal team, real market-need, best-in-class product. Period. For the longer version, read on… If you look that the history of great B2B products, they […]


Why new Tv is exactly like old TV

Every other night, my wife and I put our kids to bed and settle down on the couch to watch some Netflix. When I mentioned this to my mother, who […]


The rise of automated investment advisors – T&C apply

“It is not how much money you make, but how much money you keep, how hard it works for you and how many generations you keep it for” –  Robert […]


Picking the right advisors for your startup

Building a world class startup is hard! As a founder, you are building so many things together — from a team and a business model, to a product and a […]


Why we invested in Wydr

India trades around $300 billion of retail products every year. While people talk about companies owning distribution chains, more than 70-80% of retail goes via the wholesale route. In addition, […]


Will Global companies eat our lunch?

As an investor, I am often asked this question, and the simple answer is, if I believed this were true, I wouldn’t be in the business. But let me explain. […]


Will Indian tech companies ever be profitable?

Perhaps the top question venture capitalists have asked Indian tech companies in the last 2 years is about their profitability potential. In view of the discount-driven growth strategy of some […]


Why India is a large tech market

Over the past 24 months I have been asked this question many times – will India ever create large tech companies? And considering we went through a strong run up […]


Hello World!

Hello world! This month, we closed the first round of our maiden $100 million fund, and as we get into action, we are excited to announce the launch of our […]