Flipkart Secures $700 Million Investment; Valued at $15 Billion

Flipkart Secures $700 Million Investment; Valued at $15 Billion

With competition in the Indian ecommerce space intensifying, Flipkart has taken a big step towards consolidating its numero uno position by securing an investment of $700 million. It is the first time the company has raised money this year, and this deal values it at a whopping $15 billion.

Bengaluru Rated As The 15th best Startup Ecosystem In The World

Bengaluru Rated As The 15th best Startup Ecosystem In The World

According to Startup Ecosystem Report published by San Francisco based startup bench-marking firm Compass, Bengaluru is the world’s 15th best startup ecosystem, up from 19 in the last report published in 2012. Bengaluru is rated on five parameters – funding, market reach, talent, experience, and performance of startups.

Furniture Retailer Pepperfry Receives USD 100 Million From Goldman Sachs And Others

Furniture Retailer Pepperfry Receives USD 100 Million From Goldman Sachs And Others

Pepperfry, one of the leading online furniture retailer companies in India, raised a whooping USD 100 million as their fourth round of investment from Goldman Sachs, Zodius Technology Fund, and their existing investors Bertelsmann India Investments and Norwest Venture Partners.

Top Businesswomen In India in 2015

Top Businesswomen In India in 2015

India has produced a remarkable number of women who have made a name for themselves in the workplace. Cutting across business verticals, these women have risen to the top of their chosen fields and in doing so have inspired a generation of new businesswomen to follow in their footsteps. In doing so, they have shown that while the glass ceiling might most definitely still exist, it certainly seems to be cracking under their combined onslaught.

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, OfficeChai presents a list of top women in business in India in 2015.