SLP London 2021 Graduation

SLP Mumbai 2021 Graduation

ALOKE BAJPAI’S (SLP NEW DELHI, 2011) IXIGO (TRAVEL AGGREGATOR) FILES FOR $217.5M FOR PUBLIC ISSUE

Ixigo, backed by Sequoia Capital, Elevation Capital (formerly Saif Partners), GIC and Micromax, has filed for $217.5M for public issue. As a part of its initial public offering (IPO), Ixigo is aiming to raise $101.9M through primary fundraise and $115.5M from its existing investors by ...

PRATEEK HAKAY’S (SLP BANGALORE, 2013) BRIGHTCHAMPS (EDTECH) RAISES $51M IN NEW FINANCING ROUND

BrightChamps is an edtech startup that focuses on bridging the gap left by K12 schools. The company’s adeptly crafted programs complement the school curriculum to fuel the latent talents of children. SLP Fellow Prateek Hakay is the Head of Academy at the startup. The company ...

PARKER TREACY'S (SLP BOSTON, 2009) COBLI (BRAZIL'S FLEET MANAGEMENT STARTUP) RAISES $35M FROM SOFTBANK

Cobli, co-founded by SLP Fellow Parker Treacy, has raised $35M in the Series B round led by SoftBank. The round also included Qualcomm Ventures and funds NXTP Ventures, Fifth Wall, and Valor Capital, which were already investors in the company. Cobli places sensors in vehicles ...

PRATIK GAURI’S (SLP NEW DELHI, 2019) 5IRECHAIN (FIFTH-GENERATION BLOCKCHAIN) RAISES $11M IN FIRST TWO PRIVATE SALE ROUNDS AND SECURES INVESTMENT OF $1.1M FROM UAE VENTURE FIRMS

Co-founded by SLP Fellow Pratik Gauri, 5ireChain is a fifth-generation blockchain that aims to solve the environmental concerns of blockchain. Its main goal is to create a user-centric sustainability-driven ecosystem. It aims to build a developer community to become the infrastructure of other crypto projects. ...

RAJEEB DEY MBE’S (SLP LONDON, 2012) LEARNERBLY (WORKPLACE LEARNING PLATFORM) SECURES $10M IN SERIES A ROUND LED BY BERINGEA

Learnerbly, a Workplace Learning Platform, secured $10M in Series A funding round led by Beringea. The round also saw participation from Digital Horizon Ventures, BY Venture Partners, GO Ventures, and FJ Labs. This was alongside existing investors Frontline Ventures, Triple Point, London Co-Investment Fund and ...

LAXMAN PAPINENI’S (SLP HYDERABAD, 2014) OUTPLAY (SALES ENGAGEMENT PLATFORM) RAISES $7.3M IN SERIES A FUNDING FROM SEQUOIA INDIA

Co-founded by SLP Fellow Laxman Papineni, Outplay announced raising $7.3M in Series A from Sequoia Capital India. The company’s previous round investors involved Sequoia Capital India’s Surge, Vispi Daver (Senior Vice President, Whatfix), Vinod Muthukrishnan (VP / COO Webex Customer Experience, Cisco), Vijay Rayapati (General ...

LAURA INDOLFI’S (SLP BOSTON, 2015) PANTHER THERAPEUTICS (CAMBRIDGE MA-BASED BIOTECHNOLOGY COMPANY) CLOSES $5.4M IN SERIES A FUNDING

A Cambridge MA-based company, PanTher Therapeutics, raised $5.4M in Series A funding. The round was led by Catalyst Health Ventures, with participation from Angel Physicians Fund and Craig Bloem (Founder, Inoviant).  Co-Founded by SLP Fellow, Laura Indolfi, PanTher is an oncology company advancing new treatments ...

SAURABH NANGIA’S (SLP NEW DELHI, 2014) MESH (EMPLOYEE MANAGEMENT PLATFORM) RAISES $5M IN FUNDING LED BY SEQUOIA CAPITAL INDIA'S SURGE

Co-Founded by SLP Fellow Saurabh Nangia in May 2020, Mesh offers employees an ongoing sense of progress with an easy way to manage goals and OKRs, performance reviews, one-on-one check-ins, and pulse surveys. It also sends users personalised reminders to drive individual growth and advance ...

ADAM REIN’S (SLP BOSTON, 2011) CAPSHIFT (IMPACT INVESTING PLATFORM) RAISES $5M IN SERIES A FUNDING

CapShift closed Series A round of $5M to scale its charitable impact investing platform. The new investors include co-founders or former heads of Bain Capital Europe, Aperio, and Addepar.   CapShift, co-founded by SLP Fellow Adam Rein, empowers philanthropic and financial institutions to mobilize capital for ...

JOHANN KALCHMAN’S (SLP PARIS, 2016) LIFEAZ (DEFIBRILLATOR DEVELOPER) RAISES $4.5M FROM MUTUELLES IMPACT, MANAGED BY XANGE

SLP Fellow Johann Kalchman co-founded Lifeaz with a mission to save lives. The company has developed an automatic and connected defibrillator, CLARK, for individuals and small structures. CLARK is designed to be light and easy to use. Lifeaz raised $4.5M from Mutuelles Impact, the French ...

ALON GRINSHPOON’S (SLP NEW YORK, 2019) ECHO3D (CLOUD PLATFORM) RAISES $4M IN ROUND LED BY KONVOY VENTURES

Cloud platform, Echo3D, raised $4M for cloud authoring of 3D, augmented reality, and virtual reality content for a range of applications. The round was led by Konvoy Ventures with participation from Space Capital, Remagine Ventures, and angel investors such as Datadog, Facebook, and GitHub. Founded ...