August 2017

Gopala Koduri – MusicMuni Labs – Ankur Capital

Gopala Koduri seen pitching MusicMuni Labs – that scales music education through leveraging state-of-the-art technologies. Their flagship product is the App Riyaz – an AI powered ‘pocket music guru’ that helps people sing better. It gives instant visual feedback showing the nature of mistakes made and guides the student towards improving faster. The company is a […]

Vimal Bhaya – Actnowledge – Ankur Capital

Founder Vimal Bhaya is seen pitching Actnowledge – a personalized adaptive learning platform that enables students, teachers and parents to have a unified view of academic progress and get actionable metrics and learning materials tailored to that. Team: Vimal Bhaya, Founder and CEO: Education: Stanford University & BITS Pilani Alumnus Experience: ex-Oracle and Cisco; Founding […]

Shashank Revankar – Kooki – Ankur Capital

Shashank Revankar pitching Kooki – that develops and manufactures a home voice-control device called Gravity – for TVs, Home Theatres, Set-Top-Boxes, DVD Players and Ac’s – that can be controlled with simple voice commands in English, Hindi, and Kannada. Website: “The touch-screen on mobiles brought about a revolution in personal electronics in 2000s. The […]

Purushothaman Venugopal & Adesh Vecham – Calus – Ankur Capital

Purushothaman Venugopal and Adesh Vecham seen pitching Chennai-based CALUS – a Mobile first application that helps customers take care of their daily needs like Electrical, Plumbing, AC Service, Painting, Cleaning and Carpentry. The services can be found in real-time and around you. Calus offers.. – No time barrier – Certified Personnel – Timely Service – […]

Chandrashekar Bhat & Vivek Shettar – Trashin Recycling – Ankur Capital

Chandrashekar Bhat and Vivek Shettar seen pitching Trashin Recycling – an internet platform that creates lean supply chains for recyclables; to divert maximum recyclables from landfill, empower waste pickers’ lives and in the process create jobs for marginalized communities. The Startup is currently focused on recycling low value plastics. They have established key partnerships, recycled […]

Ankit Manglik & Ramu Kallepalli – TravelSpice – Ankur Capital

Ankit Manglik and Ramu Kallepalli pitching TravelSpice – a web/mobile App that allows a customer decide the price of their hotel room, pay upfront and get a confirmed booking. Website: App download: “We target value conscious and flexible consumers (~ 10% of all hotel bookings). Hotels benefit because they can sell their […]

Lal krishna & Nagaraju – Fimo – Ankur Capital

Founders Lal Krishna and Nagaraju seen pitching Startup Fimo – a fitness App that helps people earn ‘Fimos’ proportionate to the calories they loose. “Everyone wants to be fit and healthy, but not all are fit, only less than 2% people are disciplined in their lives. The reason is simple, people are lazy and lose […]

Ankur Capital – Shreyansh Singal

At the Connecting Ideas With Money session held on the 18th of August, 6.30pm, Shreyansh Singhal, Ankur Capital is seen addresing the audience. 7 Startups pitched.

Sourabh Verma – Locomotion – Bessemer Venture Partners

Sourabh Verma pitching Locomotion – a Startup that produces online games. Locomotion Software Solutions was founded in 2011, released its first game HOKM as a hobby project for iOS. It is only since March 2017 that the Startup has started focussing on converting a hobby and a passion into a business. The Startup has released […]