GROWTH STORY’S SUCCESSFUL VENTURES
India’s leading out-of-hospital healthcare provider, Portea Medical has managed over 5 Mn patient visits across 30+ Indian cities. The company has over 4000+ employees and manages 150,000+ patient home visits monthly, providing services such as:
Doctor Visits & Tele-consultation
Medical Equipment (rental & sales)
Chronic Disease Management
Portea Medical is India’s first home healthcare company to be QAI accredited in multiple cities. The company has raised capital from Marquee investors – Accel Partners, International Finance Corporation, MEMG – CDC (Manipal Group and UK’s CDC fund), Qualcomm Ventures, Ventureast, Sabre Partners.
Portea has recently secured $7.7 Mn in loan from US International Development Finance Corporation to support expansion of Portea Medical’s business through digitalization, broadening service offerings, increasing geographical coverage and developing innovative delivery channels for home-based healthcare, helping reduce pressure on the hospital system in India.
BigBasket is now the 3rd largest grocery retailer in the country and employs more than 30,000 people; significant commitment to building supply chain/ improving the lot of farmers; better and healthier quality products for customers.
BigBasket is among the Top 10 retailers in the country and is present across 30 cities, delivering over 50,000 SKUs. It works directly with over 30,000 farmers bringing the latest technology and scientific farming methodology.
Tata Group has a majority stake in BigBasket, a deal that pits the country’s largest conglomerate against entrenched ecommerce players.
Founded in 2011, BlueStone is a reputed online store for high quality fine jewellery and exquisite designs.
The company has received a funding of $70.1 million from investors such as Accel, Iron Pillar, Saama Capital, IvyCap Ventures, Kalaari Capital and others.
Hygiene BigBites - a cloud kitchen backed by Serial entrepreneur K Ganesh, founded in 2013 - has raised $15 million from Falcon Edge.
India is going through a huge transformation in the way we explore and consume our food and identify with brands. BigBites is at the frontline of this transformation, crafting and designing food for the evolved consumer palate. Committed to this mission by taking on multiple exciting dishes across formats, categories, and cuisines to a consumer.
They are currently serving in more than 50 locations across 4 Cities in India – Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, and Chennai and have been serving more than 2 Mn customers over the last 3 years.
Housejoy - a technology driven home construction and maintenance company. It provides home construction, interiors, renovation and painting services across 5 metros by bringing in technology, systems and processes to deliver home construction by organising all the aspects involved in building a home.
Housejoy maintenance division provides homecare services like deep cleaning, pest control, appliance repair and painting. Also, local services like beautician, electrician, plumber and carpenter services.
HomeLane is India’s fastest growing home interiors brand. It helps homeowners set up their dream homes, by bringing professionalism, predictability, convenience and transparency to this otherwise unorganised sector.
Since our inception in 2014, having served 20,000+ happy homeowners it currently operates in 10 major cities across the country.
The company has been funded to the tune of $57.4 million by Accel, JSW Ventures, Sequoia Capital India, Stride Ventures, FJ Labs, Pidilite Industries Limited, etc.
HungerBox is a full-stack B2B food and beverage technology company that provides food solutions for corporates. It provides an online platform that allows employees to order food and get delivery service for office and corporate events from the cafeteria.
It processes, at peak, 6,50,000 orders daily in 525 corporate cafeterias across the country.
The company is backed by top investors like Paytm and Sabre Partners and has raised over $ 16 MM in venture Capital. In the institutional Food tech sector, it is the market leader serving companies like IBM, Accenture, TCS, HCL etc.
Bengaluru based Clearout is an advance email verification and validation tool with 98%+ accuracy that carries out more than 20+ refined validation checks to conclude the status of every email address in email database with over half a billion + email addresses already verified.
More than 32 Mn email addresses are verified per day to remove abuse, spam traps, temporary and invalid addresses, and help multi-sized businesses to capture the legitimate prospects, keeping away all negative aspects that can hamper emails from getting delivered
Bangalore-based Verloop.io is the world’s leading customer support automation platform employing 50+ employees. The company founded by Gaurav Singh in 2015 has received over $8 million in funding so far.
The company helps more than 5000 brands to scale their customer support operations and its clientele includes Decathlon, Cleartrip, Dar Al Arkan, Fetchr, Livpure, Adani Capital, DSP Mutual Fund, Rentomojo, Scripbox and others.
FreshMenu is a food company that serves freshly-made, chef-cooked meals in the most convenient packaging. Ever since its inception in Bengaluru, the company has expanded its services to Mumbai and the Delhi-NCR area.
It pioneered the concept of app-based food delivery kitchens in the country. A team of about 1,500 – FreshMenu.com operates 36 kitchens (across the country) and runs its own delivery fleet to ensure a friction-less food ordering experience.
The food delivery firm has received investments of $28.5 million from investors including Lightspeed India Partners, Zodius Capital, InnoVen Capital, Brand Capital etc.
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