Though I am regular listener of Kamla's podcast show and I have been interviewed by her a few times, it was Rajiv who hat tiped me this podcast interview of Kamla with Ashish Gupta of Helion Ventures and it was an absolute delight to listen to it. I strongly recommend this to any entreprenuer, … Continue reading Ashish Gupta Kamla Bhatt Podcast
Rating your VC thefunded - whatever took so long for this to happen. As soon as I get an invite I will transfer this list here and also add much more 😀
Arun Natarajan of Venture Intelligence is organizing an event called "Internet and Mobile Connect" in Mumbai on 15th of next month. As he notes more than half of the investments in technology are happenging in the online service and Mobile VAS space. The event has impressive lineup of experieced investors and entreprenuers to discuss about … Continue reading Internet and Mobile Connect
TiE ISB Connect this year is happening on september 20 - 22. The dates for the event was announced last year itself but their site has come up now.It is good that they launched their seperate website now. I will be covering this event this year as well.
Sequoia Capital India does series A round of investing in TutorVista. The investment is around $2 million. It is founded by Ganesh K who is a serial entreprenuer with earlier successes like Customer Asset(BPO). Tutorvista according him is a "new generation education company" that is challenging the "cyber coolie" label given to the Indian BPO … Continue reading Sequoia Capital India’s First Investment
The interactive session with Ajit Deora was quite fun. Ajit shared his experiences as an entreprenuer and a VC which was quite interesting and helpful. The audience was very small but a selective one and session were as interactive as it could get. Infact towards the end many in the audience came onto the stage … Continue reading TiE Hyderabad Ajit Deora Interactive session
TiE hyderabad is organizing an interactive session with Ajit Deora, Partner of Lightspeed venture over this weekend. Registration is free 😀 For more details check Rajat's post at HydTech blog.
Madhu, Raji & myself used to discuss and debate over coffee & lunch breaks at my previous organization on whether IT workers should form unions. I used to argue that IT workers incentives are way too differently aligned for them to form a collective body to address their common issues [One big … Continue reading Bourgeois in arms