Car Marketplace

Zoomcar In Expansion Mode With USD 30 Mn Funding From Sony Innovation Fund

After getting a cash infusion of USD 4.8 Mn from its US-based parent company, Bengaluru-based self-drive car rental platform Zoomcar has announced raising USD 30 Mn (INR 213 Cr) in funding led by Sony Innovation Fund, the venture capital wing of electronics giant Sony.

Source: INC42

 

Finance

Microsoft, G7CR Partner To Bring USD 3 Mn In Benefits For Indian Startups, SMEs

Bengaluru-based tech and service company G7CR Technologies has announced the launch of the ‘SSB 360 programme’ in partnership with global tech giant Microsoft. The programme provides opportunities for startups and small enterprises to receive benefits of up to USD 3 Mn.

Source: INC42

 

Co-Living Space

Housing.com Partners With OYO Life, Zolo To Enter The Co-Living Market

Elara Technologies owned Housing.com has added co-living spaces and paying guest properties to its service portfolio. The company has partnered with organized players such as OYO Life and Zolo to onboard properties in 12 Indian cities.

Source: INC42

 

Enterprise Tech

Samya.AI Raises USD 6 Mn From Sequoia To Bring Its FMCG SaaS Tool To Market

Sequoia India has invested USD 6 Mn in artificial intelligence (AI) powered enterprise SaaS company Samya.AI as a part of the seed-stage funding round.

Source: INC42

 

Vernacular

AI-Based Vernacular Content Startup Instoried Gets VC Funding

Instoried Research Labs Pvt. Ltd, which runs an artificial intelligence-driven tech content startup, has raised funding from US-based venture capital firm SOSV and its Chinese arm Chinaccelerator.

Source: VCCIRCLE

 

Robotics

Invento Robotics Raises Seed Funding From Windrose, ITI Growth Fund

Invento Robotics has raised INR 2 crore (USD 281,330 at current exchange rate) in seed funding from Pune-based Windrose Capital and early-stage ITI Growth Opportunities Venture Fund of Investment Trust of India, which is a financial services group backed by Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd director Sudhir Valia.

Source: VCCIRCLE

 

Enterprise Tech

Digital Asset Management Startup Kristal.AI Raises Series A Funding

Kristal Advisors Pvt. Ltd, which operates the asset management platform Kristal.AI, has raised USD 6 million (approximately INR 42.61 crore at current exchange rates) in its Series A funding round.

Source: VCCIRCLE