Wednesday, June 07, 2023
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Venture Capital

Sequoia Capital (US/Europe), Sequoia China and Sequoia India & Southeast Asia will now operate as independent firms with distinct brands

The 'Series A Landscape Report' analyzed over 2,500 start-ups that had raised seed funding between 2015 and 2022, revealing that only 734 firms managed to secure a Series A round, which typically represents the first round of institutional venture capital...

Prior to Leo Capital, Harish was Head of Credit Suisse’s Technology, Media and Telecoms Investment Banking Division for South East Asia

In terms of the number of deals, April 2023 recorded 49 transactions, which is a 55 per cent decline compared to the year-ago period and 32 per cent lower when compared with March

The redesigned Atoms 3.0 program will offer personalised learning, sector-specific mentors, and up to $500,000 seed investment for each selected start-up

While interacting with investors, founders should supplement their verbal speech with a coherent pitch deck that covers the 'why' of their venture and how it solves problems differently

The education technology sector was the most heavily hit, with firms such as Byju's, Unacademy and MyGate letting go of more than 1,000 workers at a time

Going forward, it is clear that the ESG agenda is shifting from mind-share to wallet-share, especially in key sectors of clean energy and mobility, the report added

The investment was made through L'Oreal's corporate venture capital fund BOLD (Business Opportunities for L'Oreal Development)

The programme aims to help build an empowered, engaged and experienced generation of private equity and venture capitals fund managers in India