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.
The company aims to expand its presence by 2X to reach 200 cities and localize experiences.
Last month, Ola acquired TaxiForSure to gain a strong muscle against Uber. Now it has a huge new round of funding
Quikr, a classifieds site that’s one of India’s best-funded startups, today revealed that it has secured a further US$150 million in funding. This is its eighth major round of funding, which now total...
Started by one of India’s most successful women entrepreneurs, LimeRoad aims to help Indian women find the sweet spot between traditional beauty and modern looks.
Tiger Global and Sequoia Capital have just made a big bet on this Bangalore-based mobile gaming startup. Here's why.
Chennai-based ChargeBee provides businesses with an easy plug-and-play interface to accept online payments and manage all billing needs.
Uber put Ola and other local on-demand taxi services in India under intense pressure in a price war after entering India in 2013. TaxiForSure found it hard to keep up, so a merger works out better for...
Founded by three IIT dropouts Azhar Iqubal, Deepit Purkayastha, and Anunay Arunav, the startup crunches news stories into crisp 60-word skeletons for busy readers.
Indian online retailer ShopClues has raised US$100 million in a Series D funding round led by Tiger Global and two of its existing investors, Helion Venture Partners and Nexus Venture Partners. This i...
China-based taxi hailing app Kuaidi Dache confirmed today that it has secured US$600 million in funding.
This fresh round of funding will give CarTrade a boost to take on its competitors Cardekho, OLX, and Gaadi.
Tiger Global pumps $30 million more into CommonFloor. ‘Challenge will be to maintain culture,’ says CEO
"The helpful, community nature is our core value and it is something we will have to keep our eyes on while we scale. We cannot spread too thin," Sumit Jain, co-founder and CEO of CommonFloor says
Tiger Global coming on board as an investor will improve the odds of Indian startup Quikr in its battle with Argentina-based OLX.
Free messaging app Hike, the Indian answer to WhatsApp, has just raised US$65 million in funding. Founder Kavin Mittal tells Tech in Asia his plans.
Tech is still largely a man's world, but more and more women in India are turning technopreneurs. Here's a look at 10 change-makers in the tech startup scene.
Can Flipkart be India's Amazon? That's a moot point as Flipkart has another benchmark. US$1 billion funding puts it in the same position as Alibaba in 2005.