Over the past 60 years IDA Ireland has evolved to become a global force in attracting FDI to Ireland and a key influencer in the development of the Irish economy and its reputation abroad.
We’re thrilled to welcome them to Startup50 as the Country Partner. We sincerely hope a few startups expand into Ireland, through IDA Ireland’s association with Startup50.
Investment Banking Partner
Veda is a leading investment bank providing focused advisory services to companies and entrepreneurs. It offers independent advice and customised solutions on private equity fund raising and M & A.
With a dedicated and experienced team spread across offices in Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and Mumbai, Veda brings together a rich experience in handling a variety of transactions.
The firm works predominantly with mid-market companies, many of whom are emerging leaders in their segments or have carved a niche for themselves We have successfully closed deals across a variety of industries such as IT/ITeS, Healthcare, Real Estate, Infrastructure, Food/Agriculture, Consumer Services and Business Services.
In the last 11 years, Veda has closed more than 85 transactions, aggregating to USD 3 billion in value.
We’re thrilled to welcome Veda Corp as the exclusive Invetsment Banking Partner.
Venture Intelligence, launched in 2002, is the leading source of information and analysis on private company financials, transactions (private equity, venture capital and M&A) and their valuations in India.
We’ve partnered with Venture Intelligence to help evaluate the various nominated startups based on factual data, financials and company information from Venture Intelligence.
TiE Chapters in Bangalore, Chennai and Mumbai have been extremely wonderful community partners to Startup50 2016.
Mumbai Angels Network, started in 2006 is the first premium Angel network in India. The Mumbai Angels Network provides a unique platform to start up and very early stage companies by bringing them face to face with successful entrepreneurs, professionals and executives who are interested in and have the funds available to invest in start-up companies. Many members of Mumbai Angels Network have prior Silicon Valley experience. In addition to the capital of its members, the Mumbai Angels Network provides access to high quality mentoring, vast networks in India and abroad and inputs on strategy as well as execution.
Mumbai Angels Network provides its portfolio companies with a level of assistance that surpasses their highest expectations. Mumbai Angels network of relationships and their ability to leverage those relationships on behalf of their portfolio companies is unparalleled. Mumbai Angles Network members and their organisations have come to represent the ideal business partner for entrepreneurs who wish to start and grow a new company. Mumbai Angels portfolio companies are recognized as "best in class" leaders within their respective industries.
Indian Angel Network is India’s first and world’s largest business angel network with over 450 members across the world. Established in 2006 to foster entrepreneurship with prime focus on nurturing and mentoring new generation entrepreneurs, IAN brought the concept of angel investment to India and has been instrumental in bringing India’s start-up ecosystem on the global map. With investors from 10 countries, IAN’s presence spans 7 locations, which includes cities in India and UK.
IAN’s portfolio, with over 130-odd companies, spans 17 sectors across 7 countries. With an excellent track record, 15 companies have already given cash exits and another 12 have raised next round monies with excellent increase in valuations. Some of its marquee investee companies include, WebEngage, Druva, Box8, Consure amongst many others. Most mainstream Indian VCs (like Sequoia, Nexus, Matrix Partners, Tenaya, IDG, Kalaari, USF, Accel, Inventus) have done a follow on round in IAN’s portfolio companies or co-invested with it.
91springboard is a vibrant coworking community created for startups, freelancers and business owners with a startup mindset. We are dedicated to making your work-life easy and fun while playing an integral role in helping your organization grow. Members of 91springboard get access to a coworking space with 24×7 office-infrastructure support, key service providers, knowledge sharing & collaboration, networking and of course, a free spirited culture that breeds innovation!
We believe we act as a ‘springboard’ to enterprises propelling them further, helping them succeed. We’re also terribly proud of our country and the entrepreneurial spirit of the Indian and the ‘91’ in our name is our salute to that very spirit.
Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. We host monthly events in over 100 countries.