Category: Investment

Freshworks Secures $150M Funding and Accel at $3.5 Billion Market Valuation

Freshworks Inc., the customer engagement software company, has secured the signing of definitive agreements for a $150 million series H round of funding at a post-financing valuation of $3.5 billion. The round was led by existing investors Sequoia Capital, CapitalG, and Freshworks’ first investor, Accel. The company was founded by Girish Mathrubootham and Shan Krishnasamy…

Smarten Spaces Secures $12M Series A Funding

Smarten Spaces, a Singapore Headquartered company, has raised close to a $12M Series A investment round. The new investment was made by leading Asia investor Symphony International Holdings Limited (Symphony). The company was founded by Dinesh Malkani, Anushka Verghese and Prithvi Shergill in 2017  The Smarten Spaces platform is quite unique in the industry as…

Recruiter exchange CBREX raises $1.1M funding

CBREX, an AI driven Exchange that used AI /ML to match jobs posted by employers to specialist recruiters/recruiting firms anywhere in the world, has raised $1.1 million in equity funding from a few Indian high net worth investors. The company was founded by Gautam Sinha in 2015.  The startup will invest the funds in business…

Coolberg Raises $3.5 Mn Funding

Coolberg, which offers malt-based, flavored non-alcoholic beers, has raised $3.5 million in  Series A round led by RB Investments (Singapore-based family office) and its existing investor, India Quotient. The round also saw participation from Ashish Goenka, chairman of Suashish Diamonds Ltd, and a pool of investors from Indian Angel Network (IAN). The company was founded…

SpeakIn Finds its Latest Investor in Aditya Ghosh, CEO South Asia OYO

One of Asia’s tallest Expert Networks to have been born out of India, SpeakIn is delighted to announce the latest round funding by none other than Aditya Ghosh backed Homage Ventures. Aditya Ghosh is one of India’s most celebrated and well respected business leaders known for his penchant for consumer business and encouraging disruptive business…