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TechCrunch
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertisingI’m contractually obligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertising
TechCrunch / Posted 13 hours ago
I’m contractually obligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the best-known venture capital firms, Sequoia Capital and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. For this round, Drawbridge went back to Sequoia to lead, with Kleiner... Read more
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TechCrunch
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertisingI’m contractually obligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the
Drawbridge raises $25M as it takes its cross-device tech beyond advertising
TechCrunch / Posted 15 hours ago
I’m contractually obligated to mention that the company is backed by two of the best-known venture capital firms, Sequoia Capital and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. For this round, Drawbridge back to Sequoia to lead, with Kleiner and... Read more
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Technode
Alibaba-Backed Bona Film Delists From U.S. But Won’t Turn Its Back On Hollywoodgerminating and growing bigger and bigger.” In December Yu joined a consortium
Alibaba-Backed Bona Film Delists From U.S. But Won’t Turn Its Back On Hollywood
Technode / Posted yesterday
germinating and growing bigger and bigger.” In December Yu joined a consortium to take Bona private with Alibaba Pictures, Sequoia Capital, and Fosun International. Other partners include Tencent affiliate Willow Investment, Fosun affiliate Orrick... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Why New Zealand is punching above its weight in start-upsof Silicon Valley royalty have poured money into start-ups born in the country.
Why New Zealand is punching above its weight in start-ups
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
of Silicon Valley royalty have poured money into start-ups born in the country. Last week, Fairfax Media revealed that Sequoia Capital, which over the years has invested in the early stages of some of history's most successful technology... Read more
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Business Standard India
Resurgent edu-tech may make a comeback in VC portfoliosto Tracxn, investments from January to March were close to $100 million, with B
Resurgent edu-tech may make a comeback in VC portfolios
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
to Tracxn, investments from January to March were close to $100 million, with Byju's Classes capital infusion by Sequoia Capital, a few weeks ago, contributing to the bulk of it. But, the number of cheques given, be it angel or seed, has... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hoursspur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael M
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
spur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael Moritz, a partner at the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, made headlines when he said in an interview that his firm, which had no female investment partners, would... Read more
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WA Today
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hoursspur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael M
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
WA Today / Posted yesterday
spur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael Moritz, a partner at the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, made headlines when he said in an interview that his firm, which had no female investment partners, would... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hoursspur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael M
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
spur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael Moritz, a partner at the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, made headlines when he said in an interview that his firm, which had no female investment partners, would... Read more
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Business Wire
Viptela Introduces LTE-Enabled SD-WAN Routers to Accommodate Wider Range of Deploymentsservices. The company has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor and a Next Billion D
Viptela Introduces LTE-Enabled SD-WAN Routers to Accommodate Wider Range of Deployments
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
services. The company has been named a Gartner Cool Vendor and a Next Billion Dollar Startup by Forbes. Viptela is backed by Sequoia Capital and headquartered in San Jose, CA. For more information, visit: viptela.com or follow us on Twitter @vipt... Read more
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TechCrunch
Meet your Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield final round judges: John Borthwick, Charles Hudson, Alfred Lin, Susan Lyne, Matthew Panzarino and Alan Patricofand Spanish from Stanford University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate Scho
Meet your Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield final round judges: John Borthwick, Charles Hudson, Alfred Lin, Susan Lyne, Matthew Panzarino and Alan Patricof
TechCrunch / Posted yesterday
and Spanish from Stanford University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Alfred Lin is a partner at Sequoia Capital and works with inspiring founders focused on disrupting the mobile, marketplace, commerce, consumer services,... Read more
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The Age
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hoursspur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael M
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
The Age / Posted yesterday
spur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael Moritz, a partner at the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, made headlines when he said in an interview that his firm, which had no female investment partners, would... Read more
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Canberra Times
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hoursspur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael M
Women in tech band together to track diversity, after hours
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
spur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael Moritz, a partner at the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, made headlines when he said in an interview that his firm, which had no female investment partners, would... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Women in tech band together to track diversityspur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael M
Women in tech band together to track diversity
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
spur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael Moritz, a partner at the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, made headlines when he said in an interview that his firm — which had no female investment partners — would... Read more
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Boston Globe
Women in Tech Band Together to Track Diversity, After Hoursspur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael M
Women in Tech Band Together to Track Diversity, After Hours
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
spur much movement in views on the issue. In December, for instance, Michael Moritz, a partner at the venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, made headlines when he said in an interview that his firm — which had no female investment partners — would... Read more
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TechCrunch
Meet the Disrupt NY 2016 speakers and judgessocial network acquired by Google. He will be speaking at 9:05 AM on Monday, Ma
Meet the Disrupt NY 2016 speakers and judges
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
social network acquired by Google. He will be speaking at 9:05 AM on Monday, May 9. Alfred Lin is a venture capitalist at Sequoia Capital who works with consumer internet, enterprise and mobile companies. Alfred currently sits on the board of... Read more
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Fortune
Why Women in Finance and Tech Have a Much Harder Time Getting Pregnantto be infertile. It’s time to recognize this phenomenon for what it is: a crisi
Why Women in Finance and Tech Have a Much Harder Time Getting Pregnant
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
to be infertile. It’s time to recognize this phenomenon for what it is: a crisis. Jake Anderson-Bialis is a former partner at Sequoia Capital and the co-founder of FertilityIQ, an online community where patients assess fertility doctors and clin... Read more
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Business Standard India
Digital wallet company MobiKwik raises $50 million led by GMO, MediatekThe series C investment which was completed last month also saw participation o
Digital wallet company MobiKwik raises $50 million led by GMO, Mediatek
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
The series C investment which was completed last month also saw participation of existing investors such as Sequoia Capital and Treeline Asia. MobiKwik said that it will utilise the capital to speed up product innovation, grow its team and userbase... Read more
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The Financial Express
Mobikwik raises $50 mn to drive expansionMobikwik’s existing investors such as Sequoia Capital and Treeline Asia also pa
Mobikwik raises $50 mn to drive expansion
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
Mobikwik’s existing investors such as Sequoia Capital and Treeline Asia also participated in the current round of funding. (Reuters) Mobile wallet company Mobikwik today said it has raised USD 50 million (about Rs 330 crore) in funding, led by... Read more
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New Kerala
MobiKwik gets USD 50 mn investment from strategic investors - newkerala.com #58203and raise the funding," MobiKwik Founder and CEO Bipin Preet Singh said. MobiK
MobiKwik gets USD 50 mn investment from strategic investors - newkerala.com #58203
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
and raise the funding," MobiKwik Founder and CEO Bipin Preet Singh said. MobiKwik's existing investors include Sequoia Capital and Treeline Asia. MobiKwik's GMV (gross merchandise value) has grown by 250 percent year on year for the... Read more
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The Economic Times
MobiKwik raises $50 million in fresh funding from Japanese and Taiwan-based strategic investorsMediaTek. The Series-C round, which closed last month, also saw participation
MobiKwik raises $50 million in fresh funding from Japanese and Taiwan-based strategic investors
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
MediaTek. The Series-C round, which closed last month, also saw participation from the company's existing investors Sequoia Capital and Asia-focused hedge fund Tree Line Asia. The post-money valuation of the company, however, was not... Read more
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The Economic Times
Angel investors taking greater interest in fashion and lifestyle startupslike Tiger Global, Helion Ventures and IvyCap Ventures; and Voonik getting $6.5
Angel investors taking greater interest in fashion and lifestyle startups
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
like Tiger Global, Helion Ventures and IvyCap Ventures; and Voonik getting $6.5 million from a funding round led by Sequoia Capital. "Investors certainly seem to be taking a greater interest in fashion and lifestyle brands in India and are... Read more
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The Economic Times
Healthkart chooses nutrition & fitness over drug salesof the growth will be fuelled by the Rs 100 crore it recently raised from Maver
Healthkart chooses nutrition & fitness over drug sales
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
of the growth will be fuelled by the Rs 100 crore it recently raised from Maverick Capital Ventures and existing investors Sequoia Capital India and Omidyar Network. The vertical will also be investing in product development, analytics and... Read more
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The Economic Times
MobiKwik raises $50 million funds from Japanese and Taiwanese investorsMediaTek. The Series-C round, which closed last month, also saw participation
MobiKwik raises $50 million funds from Japanese and Taiwanese investors
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
MediaTek. The Series-C round, which closed last month, also saw participation from the company's existing investors Sequoia Capital and Asia-focused hedge fund Tree Line Asia. The post-money valuation of the company, however, was not... Read more
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The Economic Times
Top 6 VCs refuel with $2.5bn in a year despite few exitsto pump into the fast-growing domestic startup ecosystem. But the largest one o
Top 6 VCs refuel with $2.5bn in a year despite few exits
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
to pump into the fast-growing domestic startup ecosystem. But the largest one of them all came in December last year when Sequoia Capital raised $920 million. In 2015, these investors along with Tiger Global, SoftBank, DST Global and a posse of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Fashion startups no more unfashionable for angel investorslike Tiger Global, Helion Ventures and IvyCap Ventures; and Voonik getting $6.5
Fashion startups no more unfashionable for angel investors
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
like Tiger Global, Helion Ventures and IvyCap Ventures; and Voonik getting $6.5 million from a funding round led by Sequoia Capital. "Investors certainly seem to be taking a greater interest in fashion and lifestyle brands in India and are... Read more
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The Hindu
At its warehouse, Nasscom bets on start-upsfrom each other,” said Roopa Aravindakshan, Community Manager at the warehouse.
At its warehouse, Nasscom bets on start-ups
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
from each other,” said Roopa Aravindakshan, Community Manager at the warehouse.Funding and exits Marquee investors such as Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners and IDG Ventures also keep flocking the warehouse several times. About 2,000 young firms have... Read more
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The Economic Times
Manish Dugar quits InMobi to join healthcare services provider Practomillion from a clutch of investors led by China's Tencent with the participatio
Manish Dugar quits InMobi to join healthcare services provider Practo
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
million from a clutch of investors led by China's Tencent with the participation of Belgian venture capital firm Sofina, Sequoia Capital Global Equities, Google Capital, and Yuri Milner, founder of Russian venture capital firm DST... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Drones paving way for new medical supply delivery routescountry in July. Zipline International Inc, backed by tech heavyweight Google
Drones paving way for new medical supply delivery routes
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 6 days ago
country in July. Zipline International Inc, backed by tech heavyweight Google Ventures and global venture capital firm Sequoia Capital, demonstrated its technology for journalists last week in an open field in the San Francisco Bay area. As... Read more
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The Economic Times
Housing co-founder Advitiya Sharma launches next venture 'Genius Micro Schools'technology startup Byju's raised around Rs 465 crore, or $70 million, in equity
Housing co-founder Advitiya Sharma launches next venture 'Genius Micro Schools'
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
technology startup Byju's raised around Rs 465 crore, or $70 million, in equity funding from Sofina and existing investor Sequoia Capital in one of the largest funding rounds in the sector. However, Sharma feels the current education startups... Read more
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The Indian Express
Under ED’s Karti Chidambaram scanner: 2 top VC firms with a revolving door between themthrough diverse investments. The agency had carried out searches at the premis
Under ED’s Karti Chidambaram scanner: 2 top VC firms with a revolving door between them
The Indian Express / Posted 7 days ago
through diverse investments. The agency had carried out searches at the premises of Westbridge Capital India Advisors and Sequoia Capital India Advisors earlier this month and says it has unearthed documents that not only raise doubts over their... Read more
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The Hindu
ED quizzes venture capital firm officials on Vasan allegationsThe Enforcement Directorate on Thursday recorded statements of the managing dir
ED quizzes venture capital firm officials on Vasan allegations
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
The Enforcement Directorate on Thursday recorded statements of the managing directors of Sequoia Capital India and Westbridge Capital in connection with the ongoing probe into allegations of foreign exchange violations by Chennai-based Vasan... Read more
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Fortune
AbbVie Buying Cancer Drug Startup Stemcentrx for $10.2 Billionclub in late 2014 and then be valued at around $5 billion in an August 2015 inv
AbbVie Buying Cancer Drug Startup Stemcentrx for $10.2 Billion
Fortune / Posted 7 days ago
club in late 2014 and then be valued at around $5 billion in an August 2015 investment co-led by Fidelity Investments and Sequoia Capital. Fidelity recently marked down that investment by 37.76%, although the AbbVie deal represents a gain even... Read more
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The Financial Express
Analytics firms continue to attract investmentsfrom Fidelity and others for around 3% stake and was reportedly valued at more
Analytics firms continue to attract investments
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
from Fidelity and others for around 3% stake and was reportedly valued at more than $1 billion. The company, backed by Sequoia Capital, has been doing well; revenues crossed $300 million in 2015 and a quarterly run rate of 7% could well... Read more
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Business Standard India
PEs exit from MFIs with manifold returnscame through when SKS Microfinance went public in 2010, which saw five investor
PEs exit from MFIs with manifold returns
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
came through when SKS Microfinance went public in 2010, which saw five investors exiting with $193 million. These were Sequoia Capital India, Unitus, Sandstone Capital, Saama Capital and Kismet Capital. Kismet exited with a return of seven... Read more
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The Hindu
Day 3 of budget session of Parliament: Address the drought situation, urge MPsdiscussed, so denied. Congress Members protest. 12.36 pm: U.S. and UK governme
Day 3 of budget session of Parliament: Address the drought situation, urge MPs
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
discussed, so denied. Congress Members protest. 12.36 pm: U.S. and UK government conducting probe into investments by Sequoia Capital in those countries: BJP MP Nishikant Dubey. 12.33 pm: ED is probing suspected foreign exchange violation... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s How the 10 Richest Women in Britain Made Their Moneywealth to her husband, Kering CEO François-Henri Pinault. Harriet Heyman’s hus
Here’s How the 10 Richest Women in Britain Made Their Money
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
wealth to her husband, Kering CEO François-Henri Pinault. Harriet Heyman’s husband is Michael Moritz, chairman of VC firm Sequoia Capital. Mortiz was an early investor in Google googl, PayPal pypl, and Yahoo yhoo. Sign up: Click here to subscribe... Read more
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The Economic Times
GirnarSoft appoints LetsIntern co-founder Mayank Batheja as associate vice presidentwent international in 2015 with an auto portal CarBay in multiple countries in
GirnarSoft appoints LetsIntern co-founder Mayank Batheja as associate vice president
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
went international in 2015 with an auto portal CarBay in multiple countries in Asia and Middle East. Its shareholders include Google Capital, Sequoia Capital, Hillhouse Capital, Tybourne, HDFC Bank, Times of India Gr... Read more
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TechCrunch
After struggling with rising costs, Sequoia-backed PepperTap pivots from grocery deliveries to e-commerce logisticsfood delivery startups in India. Over the weekend, PepperTap—which has raised m
After struggling with rising costs, Sequoia-backed PepperTap pivots from grocery deliveries to e-commerce logistics
TechCrunch / Posted 10 days ago
food delivery startups in India. Over the weekend, PepperTap—which has raised more than $50 million from backers including Sequoia Capital and SAIF Partners—announced that it will shut its grocery delivery business and switch to e-commerce... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Raiding Sequoia's Office is Bad PoliticsModi government feels they want to take to get their revenge. But raiding Sequ
Raiding Sequoia's Office is Bad Politics
SiliconIndia / Posted 10 days ago
Modi government feels they want to take to get their revenge. But raiding Sequoia’s office in India? This makes no sense. Sequoia Capital is the legendary investor behind Google, Apple, Youtube, and Whatsapp. They have single handedly created more... Read more
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Finance Asia
JD.com's debut international bond divides opinionsince its IPO includes the sale of a 15% stake in its fintech arm to a group of
JD.com's debut international bond divides opinion
Finance Asia / Posted 11 days ago
since its IPO includes the sale of a 15% stake in its fintech arm to a group of investors led by US venture capitalist Sequoia Capital in January. JD Finance raised $1 billion from the Series A round, valuing the company at $7 billion. The... Read more
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The Economic Times
ED’s raids on Sequoia Capital spook India’s star venture capitalistsspooked and worried — that's how the venture capital community feels after the
ED’s raids on Sequoia Capital spook India’s star venture capitalists
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
spooked and worried — that's how the venture capital community feels after the enforcement directorate (ED) raids on Sequoia Capital last week. ET spoke to a number of venture capitalists and the wider investor and entrepreneurial community... Read more
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The Economic Times
ED’s raids on Sequoia Capital has spooked India’s star venture capitalistsspooked and worried — that's how the venture capital community feels after the
ED’s raids on Sequoia Capital has spooked India’s star venture capitalists
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
spooked and worried — that's how the venture capital community feels after the enforcement directorate (ED) raids on Sequoia Capital last week. ET spoke to a number of venture capitalists and the wider investor and entrepreneurial community... Read more
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The Economic Times
ED’s raids on Sequoia Capital has spooked India’s star VCsspooked and worried — that's how the venture capital community feels after the
ED’s raids on Sequoia Capital has spooked India’s star VCs
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
spooked and worried — that's how the venture capital community feels after the enforcement directorate (ED) raids on Sequoia Capital last week. ET spoke to a number of venture capitalists and the wider investor and entrepreneurial community... Read more
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The Financial Express
India’s online grocery business getting stalewill be transitioned to the logistics team. The company, backed by online reta
India’s online grocery business getting stale
The Financial Express / Posted 12 days ago
will be transitioned to the logistics team. The company, backed by online retailer Snapdeal and Venture Capital funds like Sequoia Capital, competes with rivals like Grofers, BigBasket, and Amazon (Kirana Now). PepperTap grew from $1 million gross... Read more
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Business Standard India
Hyperlocal grocery delivery app PepperTap shuts shopticket price of over Rs 1,000. PepperTap had asked its investors for more mone
Hyperlocal grocery delivery app PepperTap shuts shop
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
ticket price of over Rs 1,000. PepperTap had asked its investors for more money but none was on offer. Sources said Sequoia Capital had placed its eggs in the Grofers basket. The writing was on the wall. Singh privately told employees that... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Elite VCs battle over top spotan attempt to rig the contest. "There are no easy matchups in this league, so
Elite VCs battle over top spot
Silicon Valley / Posted 13 days ago
an attempt to rig the contest. "There are no easy matchups in this league, so we're taking it one game at a time," Sequoia Capital partner Pat Grady wrote in an emailed statement. "We have the greatest founders in the world and feed off... Read more
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Market Watch
Uber settlement with drivers opens the road to IPOa general partner at Benchmark Capital, wrote in a reality check blog post, an
Uber settlement with drivers opens the road to IPO
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
a general partner at Benchmark Capital, wrote in a reality check blog post, an essay that could be likened to the famous Sequoia Capital “RIP Good Times” PowerPoint presentation of 2008. It is worth noting that Benchmark has been an early... Read more
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The Economic Times
Peppertap to shut down grocery delivery; to focus on its logistics businesscompanies and the division competes with other logistics firms like Delhivery,
Peppertap to shut down grocery delivery; to focus on its logistics business
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
companies and the division competes with other logistics firms like Delhivery, Ecom Express, Parcelled and others. The Sequoia Capital backed company has raised more than $50 million till date in funding. It is also backed by online marketplace... Read more
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The Mercury News
Elite VCs battle over top spotan attempt to rig the contest. "There are no easy match-ups in this league, so
Elite VCs battle over top spot
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
an attempt to rig the contest. "There are no easy match-ups in this league, so we're taking it one game at a time," Sequoia Capital partner Pat Grady wrote in an emailed statement. "We have the greatest founders in the world and feed off... Read more
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Business Wire
Will Jarvis Promoted to President of Jarvis Estate Winerythat was done on behalf of Merck and then published in the journal Science. Aft
Will Jarvis Promoted to President of Jarvis Estate Winery
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
that was done on behalf of Merck and then published in the journal Science. After completing his MBA, Will interned at Sequoia Capital where he conducted investment diligence, and later became one the founding members of a life sciences... Read more
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