Girish Mathrubootham, founder and CEO of Freshdesk, shares with Tech in Asia just what it took to succeed globally, in the course of a chat about its latest US$50 million series E round of funding.
Tiger Global, Accel Partners, and Google Capital have just pumped $50 million in a fresh round of capital into customer support software-maker Freshdesk from India.
Pitching events mostly connect entrepreneurs with investors. InTech50 has something extra: CIOs from global corporations to hear pitches from 50 chosen Indian software makers.
It doesn’t matter where the software-maker is based, in California or Coimbatore. The sales model of Software-as-a-Service evens the playing field, and puts Indian startups on a roll.
Freshdesk, one of India’s coolest startups, wants to “save” smart engineers stuck in dull IT jobs. One such engineer, who was “saved” last year, explains how a hackathon changed his mindset.
Frilp - a combo of ‘friends’ and ‘help’ - uses advanced algorithms to suggest the shops or services you need, based on recommendations from friends on your social networks.
Customer care software maker Freshdesk tracked the top 100 global brands for a week and found they responded to just 22 percent of the tweets directed at them.
CommonFloor joins Freshdesk in Google Capital portfolio. Here’s what it means to the Indian startups
After investing in cloud-based customer support software maker Freshdesk in June last year, Google Capital is back in India to support a tech-based real estate portal poised for takeoff.
Indian tech industry thinktank iSPIRT has just released an index of the top 30 Indian companies making software products. The valuation of the 30 companies worked out to US$6.2 billion.
This rising customer care startup serves Flipboard, WordPress, and Supercell, and it just raised $10M
Helpshift, an Indian startup that pioneered customer support in mobile apps, has raised US$10 million in series A funding by Intel Capital. Visionnaire Ventures, True Ventures and Nexus Venture Partne...
Helpdesk software company Freshdesk – an Indian startup that quickly scaled up to rub shoulders with the global leaders in its domain – has raised US$31 million in a series D round of funding led by T...
Founded in October of last year, India-based Freshdesk aims to provide the best customer support platform in the cloud, specifically for small and medium businesses (SMBs). CEO and founder Girish Math...