Entries by JamesRaymond

Agri Startup Utkal Tubers Raises $4.6 Mn Funding From CapAleph Indian Millennium SME Fund And Zephyr Peacock

Agri startup Utkal Tubers has raised $4.6 Mn (INR 30 Cr) from CapAleph Indian Millennium SME Fund and Zephyr Peacock India Fund. The early-stage startup, a potato seeds company, completed a year of operation in March 2017, producing 1,000 tonnes of potato seeds last year. This year it is targeting 5,000 tonnes. The startup proposes to scale up the availability of local […]

Ready To Cook Foodtech Startup Fingerlix Raises $7 Mn From Accel Partners, Zephyr Peacock

Ready-to-cook foodtech startup Fingerlix has reportedly raised $7 Mn (INR 45 Cr) from venture capital firm, Accel Partners. Existing backer Zephyr Peacock also participated in the startup’s third institutional funding round. According to sources, the newly-secured financing will allow Fingerlix to expand its geographical reach beyond Mumbai, Pune and NCR. The investment will be used to enter […]

Fintech startup MPOWER Financing raises $6 mn

Washington DC and Bangalore-based fintech company MPOWER Financing, which facilitates funding solutions for international students pursuing higher education in the US universities, has raised $6 million (nearly Rs40 crore) in funding. The round was led by private equity firm Zephyr Peacock India. Other investors including University Ventures, 1776 Ventures, Goal Structured Solutions, VilCap Investments and […]