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101 Top Indian Venture Capital Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Indian based Venture Capital companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Venture Capital industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Indian Venture Capital Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Yes Bank

Yes Bank

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YES BANK is a large private sector bank that offers comprehensive banking and financial solution to all its valued customers.

Mensa Brands

Mensa Brands

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Mensa Brands is an investment firm that partners with entrepreneurs to build digital brands from India and scale them.

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Velocity

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Velocity provides revenue-based financing to online businesses.

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FlexiLoans

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FlexiLoans is a digital lending platform for SMEs in India

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GetVantage

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GetVantage is India and Southeast Asia’s first fintech enabled Revenue-based financing platform.

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Axilor Ventures

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Axilor Ventures is an early stage seed fund and startup accelerator founded by Infosys co-founders Kris Gopalakrishnan and SD Shibulal

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Stride Ventures

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Stride Ventures is a venture capital firm in India which aims to invest in innovative startups across the country.

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Caspian Impact Investments

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Caspian Impact Investment Adviser is an investment advisory firm that invests capital in businesses delivering financial and social value.

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Indiabulls Ventures

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Indiabulls Ventures Limited is one of India’s leading capital market companies providing securities and derivative broking services.

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CSB Bank

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CSB is a full-service bank that offers retail, wholesale, and SME banking services.

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Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management

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Reliance Nippon Life Asset Management Limited is the asset manager of Reliance Mutual Fund

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Equitas Holdings

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Equitas Holdings provides microfinance, used commercial vehicle finance, and housing finance services in India.

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StartupLanes

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StartupLanes is an eco-system for startups with core objective of funding, branding and sales – presence in 40 cities across 7 Countries.

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1Crowd

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1Crowd is an equity crowd funding platform that connects investors with a host of promising start-ups and early stage ventures.

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KSK Power Venture

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KSK Power Venture is a power project development company operating multiple power plants in India.

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YNOS Venture Engine CC

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YNOS Venture Engine is a data analytics startup

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A91 Partners

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A91 Partners is a VC fund that aims to invests in the consumer, pharmaceutical, healthcare, financial services and technology sector.

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TISX Capital Advisors

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Specialists in Mid-Market (SME) Advisory.

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Eight Capital

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Eight Capital to invest in distressed and special situation opportunities in India.

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GSF

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GSF finances mobile startups and is an Indian venture capital firm and accelerator.

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Bajaj Capital Limited

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Bajaj Capital Provides comprehensive range of Investment services including Financial Assessment, wealth & Tax management, Mutual funds.

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Khaitan & Co

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Khaitan & Co is one of India’s oldest and recognised full service law firms.

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JSW Ventures

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JSW Ventures provides early stage venture capital to companies.

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Ascent Capital

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Ascent Capital is a leading India-focused independent private equity firm.

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CIIE.CO

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CIIE.CO is an Indian technology business incubator that supports entrepreneurs in the IT, cleantech, healthcare, and education sectors.

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Iron Pillar

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Iron Pillar is a venture capital fund focused on filling the gap for mid stage technology investments in India.

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Xartup

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India’s first talent accelerator that gives a platform for budding entrepreneurs to meet their cofounder, build a startup & get investors.

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XIFAQ Consulting

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Consulting, Advisory, Startup Accelerator

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BlinC Invest

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BlinC Invest is an India-based Venture Capital firm committed to funding EdTech and FinTech start-ups

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United Bank

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United Bank is a banking company providing banking services to customers

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CoinBank – Safe Bitcoin Wallet

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CoinBank is the most secured Bitcoin Wallet

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mymoneykarma

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Use MyMoneyKarma’s Money manager tools for free to check your credit score, Apply for home loans, Personal loans, Car loans, Cibil score

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Z Nation Lab

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Seed Fund bridging India-US gap through strong network of experts

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Hinduja Group

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Hinduja Group is a global conglomerate company.

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Onionfans PTE.LTD

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A tech media and venture capital management organization connecting China and India

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Actyv

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Enabling FIs, Enterprises, and SMEs to be Neo-Institutions

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TresVista Financial Services

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TresVista Financial Services is a provider of offshore financial services support for boutique buy-side and sell-side firms.

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Nair Ventures

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Nair Ventures is an investment promotion, facilitation and execution agency.

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ScoopStake

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Co-Innovation Marketplace for Corporate Venture Partnerships

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Bank of India

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Bank of India is a Nationalized bank with a presence in all the major trade centers of the world.

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Tessellate Ventures

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Tessellate Ventures is a premier early stage Venture Fund focused in IOT, Electronics, Home Automation, Wearable and Internet space.

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Birla Sun Life Insurance

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Birla Sun Life Insurance has contributed significantly to the growth and development of the life insurance industry in India

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Z3Partners

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India Market Leader in Tech and Digital Investing

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BSEIndia

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BSEIndia is Asia’s first stock exchange and one of India’s exchange groups.

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swastika investmart

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Invest in Commodity and Currency With our Reliable Research and Personalized Assistance at Swastika investmart ltd.

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MProfit Software

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MProfit Software is an India’s leading portfolio management & accounting solution.

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WhileOfOne Innovation Labs

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WhileOfOne Innovation Labs is a Tech Venture Firm that invests in early-stage internet and mobile startups.

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Quarizon

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Quarizon is a venture capital and consulting firm based in India.

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Tuscan Ventures

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Tuscan Ventures is an India focused investment firm. Tuscan invests in logistics, financial services and emerging technologies.

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Turtle Venture Consultants

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Taking Startups from Zero to One

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Republic Angel

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Republic Angel gives power to invest in the future they believe in by providing access to startups, real estate, crypto, and video game

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Alps Venture Partners

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Valuation and Corporate finance services for global clients

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Startup Monk

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Startup Monk focuses on building a community that brings all the stakeholders of the startup ecosystem into a single platform.

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CBA Capital

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Bengaluru based Education Focused VC Fund.

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Punjab National Bank Investment Services Limited

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PNB Investment Services Limited is a category-I merchant banking firm and is 100% subsidiary of Punjab National Bank

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Venture Intelligence

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The leading source of information and analysis on private company financials, transactions and their valuations in India.

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Ginserv

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Ginserv provides infrastructure, ignition funding, entrepreneurial ecosystem, and knowledge-based services for startups.

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Niveshi – Invest like the Experts

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Niveshi is a fully AI powered investment fund.

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Dexter Capital Advisors

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Dexter’s vision is to become one of the most admired full service investment banks.

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IndiaBizForSale.com

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Technology Enabled Disruptive Investment Banking (IB) for Bankers & corporates from India and abroad

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Sterling Hoffman

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Sterling-Hoffman is a management consulting firm focused on executive-search, leadership evaluation, and corporate development.

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Karvy Private Wealth

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Karvy Private Wealth Helping you get the best out of your investments.

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Emibazaar

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Emibazaar is an online shopping website that offers various products in Electronics, Lifestyle, Travel, Health, Books, etc.

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Splice Capital

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Splice Capital is a venture capital firm investing in emerging businesses in rural and semi-urban markets of India.

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Venture Factory

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Venture Factory are revolutionizing the Startup landscape in India.

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Ventes Avenues

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Ventes Avenues is a Business Enabler focusing on helping start-ups go to market through Sales Planning & Lifecycle Management.

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SeedX

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SeedX offers fundraising, business growth solution, performance enhancement and performance advisory services to early-stage ventures.

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Nouam

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Nouam is a leading financial services firm serving clients on an international level.

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Teknospire

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Banking in a box

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Afthonia Lab Pvt. Ltd.

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Afthonia focusses on early stage startups in Fintech and provides them with a trusted ecosystem to grow and succeed.

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Nine Rivers Capital Holdings

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Nine Rivers Capital Holdings is an independent asset management & corporate advisory group focused on high growth businesses.

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Spoonfeed

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Investment Management & Advisory

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LetsComply

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LetsComply is a leading legal Financial & tax services providing company to every requirement of entrepreneurs at a large platform.

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SNSK Associates

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SNSK Associates is an investment firm

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Cerestra

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Cerestra is a private equity firm focused on real estate and investing in socially relevant and business critical infrastructure assets.

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Secura Investment Management Private Ltd

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Secura Investment Management Private Ltd

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Indian Venture Capital Association

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Indian Venture Capital Association is a member-based national organization that represents venture capital and private equity firms.

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Rubuz

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Rubuz is a global investment firm pursuing the most prominent companies and ideas.

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Maheshwari Investment. Pvt. Ltd

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Maheshwari Investment. Pvt. Ltd

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Venia International

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Venia International is a global consulting and investment firm

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CapSavvy

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CapSavvy is an advisory platform for businesses to provide value added services in the fields of private equity, debt syndication & Strategy

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ACT Grants

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ACT Grants is a not for profit organization that aims to support startups and also provides assistance to sectors like education and health.

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Plus Capital

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Plus Capital provides private wealth management, corporate wealth management, private equity advisory, and merger and acquisition advisory.

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AFII

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Structured Finance, ECA Finance, Asset Finance, Equity leveraging and Securitization, Infrastructure Joint Ventures, Finance and Investments

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PitchWorks

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SaaS Product Which helps Pre-seed, Seed , Angels and VC to collaborate and invest with Startups

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Urban Infrastructure Venture Capital

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Urban Infrastructure Venture Capital Ltd. is a venture capital management company.

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Nurture Talent Academy

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India’s 1st Institute for Entrepreneurs

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Aanvc

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Aanvc focuses solely on disruptive innovation and offers investment to startups to help build legendary companies.

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CD Equisearch

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CD Equisearch is one of the leading brokerage houses with a strong presence in the institutional and HNI broking segment.

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CreedCap Asia Advisors

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Financial Advisory Services fro Startups and MSME’.s

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Link Intime

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Link Intime offers registry, AGM management, employee stock options, e-signature, tax exemption registration and insider trading services.

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PayTap- Banking Beyond Barriers

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PayTap targets the rural areas for digitisation of banking services in india.

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Thesys Technologies Private Ltd

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Thesys Technologies Private Ltd. provides information technology services and solutions to the banking and financial services industry.

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XIV Capital

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XIV Capital is an French venture capital firm dedicated to funding media, services, and information technology companies.

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Deevoir Capital

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Capital Advisory Services, Fund Raising, VC, PE, Early Stage, Startup, Growth Expansion Capital

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Auxo Labs

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Auxo Labs is a venture capital-funded company founded in 2014.

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Bank of Rajasthan

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The Bank of Rajasthan Limited provides commercial banking, merchant banking, consumer banking, deposit and money placement.

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BOI Axa Investment Manager

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BOI Axa Investment Manager is a company offering investment management services.

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Valuepedia

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We are a Boutique Advisory firm focused on early growth stage companies with unique and innovative business model.

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Toegeo

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Toegeo is an Investment Brand and Venture Capital Company founded by Sriram Balakumar, an Investor, Buffetologist and Value Investor.

Written by Mark Fitz

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