Articles tagged with 'India' | Prosus

Prosus - Archive (India)

2021
27
September
2021
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that more than one billion people worldwide live with some form of disability. With rapid ageing of the global population and the increasing prevalence of non-communicable diseases, this number is set to incr...
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20
September
2021
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that more than one billion people worldwide live with some form of disability. With rapid ageing of the global population and the increasing prevalence of non-communicable diseases, this number is set to incr...
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13
September
2021
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that more than one billion people worldwide live with some form of disability. With rapid ageing of the global population and the increasing prevalence of non-communicable diseases, this number is set to incr...
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01
September
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In the fourth episode of the Prosus Techaway series, Gurveen Bedi, India Strategy Head at Prosus, interviewed Vidit Aatret, Co-founder and CEO of Meesho. ...
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30
August
2021
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
This year’s search for India’s most innovative assistive technology startups is underway with the launch today of Prosus SICA 2021 ...
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30
July
2021
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In the third episode of the Prosus Techaway series, Gaurav Kothari, Principal Associate at Prosus Ventures, interviewed Shashank Kumar, Co-founder and CEO at DeHaat. ...
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20
July
2021
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Swiggy, a leading on-demand delivery platform in India, announces today the closing of a US$1.25 Billion fundraise. The funding marks the first investment in the Indian food delivery category by SoftBank Vision Fund 2. ...
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29
June
2021
| 13:47 Europe/Amsterdam
In the second episode of the Prosus Techaway series, Ashutosh Sharma, Head of Indian Investments at Prosus Ventures, interviewed Sandeep Deshmukh, Co-founder and CEO at ElasticRun ...
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28
June
2021
| 08:59 Europe/Amsterdam
As part of a collaborative effort, over 800 ventilators are being made available to public hospitals in regions of India most affected by COVID-19. ...
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29
April
2021
| 05:30 Europe/Amsterdam
ElasticRun, a kirana commerce platform enabling access to potentially ten million rural Indian kirana shops, announced the closing of a US$75 million fundraising co-led by Prosus Ventures. ...
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07
April
2021
| 05:30 Europe/Amsterdam
API Holdings, announced today it has closed a combination of primary and secondary funding totalling $323 million, with an additional $27 million executed and closing imminently, from Prosus Ventures and TPG Growth. ...
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05
April
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Meesho plans to use the latest round of fundraising to build a single digital ecosystem for 100m small businesses and hire the best talent in the industry. ...
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26
March
2021
| 11:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Offline-to-online commerce platform, DotPe, announced that it has secured USD 27.5 million in Series A funding, making it the first O2O company in India to receive such a substantial amount within a year of launch. ...
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01
March
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
We sit down with the CEO of a Prosus-backed company and ask them about their work, their career, the roads they took, and the challenges they faced along the way. Read our Q&A with Sriharsha Majety, CEO at Swiggy. ...
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19
January
2021
| 08:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Agritech platform DeHaat, the technology-based platform offering end-to-end agricultural services to farmers in India, announced it has raised US$30 million in Series C funding, led by Prosus Ventures. ...
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08
January
2021
| 17:11 Europe/Amsterdam
What drives our company leaders to bring out the best in themselves, and in their employees? In other words; what really makes them tick? In this Q&A we ask ten big questions to Anirban Mukherjee, CEO at PayU India. ...
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2020
11
December
2020
| 10:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Every once in a while, we sit down with a CEO of a Prosus-backed company and ask them ten big questions about their work, their career, and the challenges they faced along the way. Read our Q&A with Ashwin Damera, CEO at Eruditus. ...
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04
December
2020
| 13:03 Europe/Amsterdam
~The round also saw participation from Quona Capital, Saama Capital~ Fisdom, India’s leading wealthtech company has raised USD 7 million in a new round of funding. The funding round was led by PayU with participation from existing investors Quona Cap...
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02
December
2020
| 14:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Successful startups in inaugural Prosus social impact challenge improve lives of persons with hearing, mobility and speech impairmentThree assistive tech entrepreneurs secure mentoring and a combined INR 55 lakhs on eve of International Day of People...
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27
November
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Top startups to be announced on December 2nd ahead of International Day of Persons with DisabilitiesThe World Health Organization will collaborate with Prosus on the social impact initiative with technical advisory and support for successful startups...
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22
September
2020
| 08:11 Europe/Amsterdam
The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed the prevalent education system to the wall, enabling technology to become the new normal of distance learning. Teachers were quick to adapt to an almost overnight change and pooled in extra hours to help their student...
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31
August
2020
| 14:46 Europe/Amsterdam
The Eruditus group, consisting of Eruditus Executive Education (www.eruditus.com) and its online division EMERITUS (www.emeritus.org), today announced the successful completion of its Series D funding totaling $113 million (including secondary sales)...
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26
August
2020
| 12:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Prosus, the global consumer internet group of Naspers, today announced the launch of the Prosus Social Impact Challenge for Accessibility (Prosus SICA). Prosus SICA is a social impact investing challenge where startups with the most innovative soluti...
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10
April
2020
| 06:46 Europe/Amsterdam
Prosus’s Indian partners also contributing to relief efforts through innovative initiatives.Prosus, the global consumer internet group of Naspers, has committed ₹100 crore  to the Indian government’s response to the Covid-19 crisis. The donation will...
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19
February
2020
| 16:36 Europe/Amsterdam
February 19, 2020: Swiggy, India’s largest food delivery platform, has raised $113 million as a part of its Series I funding round. The latest round is led by existing investor Prosus N.V. and includes participation from Meituan Dianping and Wellingt...
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10
January
2020
| 08:39 Europe/Amsterdam
PayU Credit business – combining LazyPay and PaySense – to accelerate India’s alternative credit ecosystem ...
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2019
30
October
2019
| 10:05 Europe/Amsterdam
In addition to PayU, current investors Saama Capital and Quona Capital also participated in the fresh round of investmentMinority stake investment from PayU marks its entry into the wealthtech segment Bengaluru, October 30, 2019: PayU, the payments a...
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30
October
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
New funds enable further market expansion of ground-breaking consumer products logistics network servicePune, INDIA – 30 October, 2019 – ElasticRun, a virtual logistics network that is revolutionising consumer products delivery across India, announce...
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