Mumbai-based venture capital firm Lightbox Ventures is pacing out its investments with only two spots left in its $100 million-fund portfolio. With a comfortable over two years to deploy the fund, the tech-focussed fund, which takes around 4-5 months to decide on an investment, is focussing most of its energy into strengthening its existing portfolio.
Scheduled for 16th January, the event has seen a massive response for the coveted 1,500 passes, with about 1 lakh participants for the same.
Sandeep and Sid had a chat with Atul Jha from Around Startups about the adventure in venture capital, collaborating with our portfolio companies and finding the right business model – sector fit for the Indian market. A unique market means unique solutions.
Young leaders graduating out of India’s top business schools are turning more entrepreneurial with more of them taking the startup path than ever before. The class of 2016 at leading B-schools including IIM Calcutta, IIM Shillong, IIM Kozhikode, Faculty of Management Studies, and XLRI has seen at least 50% more grads chasing the entrepreneurial dream. […]