55+ early-stage deals so far in 2020, almost the same as last year!
A must-read for early-stage startup founders:
✅Early-stage companies are turning out to be the bright spot for investors in India.
“At the seed stage, an investor takes a 10-year view on the word & all of us can agree that the long term outlook for India is very positive.”
- Rajan Anandan, Sequoia Capital
Sequoia find #Edtech, #digitalhealth, #SaaS, #SMEtech, #B2Bcommerce, & #DTC very exciting!
✅Early-stage investors are aggressive right now so they can get deals at very reasonable prices
✅ Accel, Blume Ventures, Unicorn India Ventures, Ankur Capital Fund, Mantra Capital & Venture Catalysts have raised funds recently
✅VCs who are dictating the terms today, as it’s no more a founder’s market.
✅Expect a tighter investment agreement,
>slightly lower valuations,
>disbursal in tranches based on milestones reached
✅Companies working on
>Content & OTT,
& online fitness
would see an increase in interest from investors.
Look forward to interacting with startups working on these areas!
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