Founding member of Xiaomi and founders of Bounce Infinity and Jar App invest Rs 3 Cr in Seligion Technologies
Bounce Infinity CEO Vivekananda Hallekere, Jar App Nischay AG CEO, Xiaomi Global founding team member Alvin Tse, along with Amarante Shipping founder Captain Prashant Priya participated in the Selligion seed round Technologies Private Limited, investing Rs 3 crore. The funds will be used to build a scalable cloud-based software ecosystem for future deployments while distributing a variant of the computer to a sizeable number of students on a monthly subscription model.
Selligion has conceptualized, designed and developed a consumer cloud computer and has set out to reimagine computing for India by creating a cloud-based hardware and software ecosystem that can bring computing to all Indians for Rs 399 per month or less.
The team is currently testing the cloud-based computer they’ve built with real customers and will open up a variant of their computer for sale to customers across the country before the end of the year.
Seligion Technologies is co-founded by Naman Chakraborty (CEO), Yoshita Sengupta (COO), Joby John (CTO), and Puneet Raheja (Head of Data and Web Experience).
Jobtech platform FastJobs.io raises undisclosed amount from BookMyShow co-founders and others
Jobtech platform FastJobs.io has raised an undisclosed amount in a pre-seed round from a group of angel investors led by Ashish Hemrajani, Founder and CEO, BookMyShow, Parikshit Dar, Co-Founder and Director, BookMyShow, Haresh Chawla, Director Founding Executive, Network18 and Partner, TrueNorth along with other angel investors.
More than 30 angel investors and startup executives, including Amit Lakhotia, Founder and CEO of Park+; Yatin Shah, Founder and Joint CEO, IIFL Wealth; Karan Bhagat, Founder, MD and CEO of IIFL Wealth; Sidharth Rao, Co-Founder of Dentsu WebChutney and Co-Founder of Punt Partners; Sanchit Malik, Founder and Executive Director, PazCare; Upneet Grover, Founder and CEO, GetMyUni; Bhargav Erragi, former Senior Director of Flipkart; Rahul Mathur, founder and CEO of Verak; Rahul Jain, Co-Founder and COO, Drum Foods (Epigamy and Hokey Pokey); and Ajeet Khurana, founder and CEO of Reflexical, among others.
Co-founded in February 2022 by Yash Dandavate, Co-Founder and CEO (London Business School alum) along with Co-Founder and CTO Ashish Dogra (IIT Roorkee alum) and Neelu Virk, Co-Founder and Chief People Officer of FastJobs .io is a global workforce technology platform that connects top companies and startups with relevant quality talent around the world in seven days.
In less than eight months since its inception, Fastjobs.io claims to have placed more than 500 job seekers with more than 100 companies. Having delivered jobs worth over Rs 30 crore in this short span, Fastjobs.io has already turned EBITDA positive. The labor technology platform currently solves the hiring of more than 100 leading startups such as Khatabook, Scaler Academy, NoBroker, TrulyMadly and enterprise SaaS organizations.
Fastjobs.io will use the funds raised to expand internationally in the US and SEA regions and will also create new SaaS products for smart recruiting.
Red Fort Capital provides Rs 10 Cr financing to sewage manufacturer Evocus
Red Fort Capital Finance, which specifically focuses on logistics, industrial parks and the manufacturing sector, has announced that it has provided Rs 10 crore financing to Evocus, a manufacturer of black alkaline water.
Evocus will use the capital to further its global expansion plans. Gujarat-based company D2C is a sewage brand. It is present in more than 50 cities and is available in offline and online channels. The plan now is to expand globally in 10 odd countries.