Episode 3: Investment Thesis vs. Market Sentiment. Who Wins?

In this episode of #LVSoundbites, Vani Kola gives her insights on key issues relating to the startup ecosystem. Take a look: Her investment thesis, and the three things she looks for in a startup...


Episode 2: A Startup Has To Become Sustainable On Its Own

In this episode, TV Mohandas Pai gave his insights into certain key issues like: Why startups should list on the Indian Stock Market rather than going abroad How SEBI has made it so easy for...


Episode 1: Are Indian Startups Finally Growing Up?

When was the last time you had a conversation with a VC, a government head or an angel investor? The keyword being conversation, not pitching your startup. You don’t have to answer. We thought it...


Letsignite Day 2 - March 17th 2017

LetsIgnite Day 2- March 17th 2017 Day 2 of LetsIgnite 2017 started off with LetsVenture Angel Report presented by Chaitanya Ramalingegowda. He shared early stage investments insights with audience...


LetsIgnite Day 1 - March 16th 2017

The event kicked off with a welcome note delivered by Co-Founder and CPO of LetsVenture, Sanjay Jha, who spoke about building a fundraising platform of the future and the next steps for LetsVenture...


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The India Scorecard (infographics)

This year, we kicked things off with the LetsIgnite Roadshow: a 7 city event with angel workshops, pitch sessions and networking which ran between 19th October 2016 and 19th December 2016. The...


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In Situ or Nah?

Silicon Valley, New York, Tel Aviv, Singapore, Bangalore and Berlin; top startup hubs in the world. (Yes, Bangalore is up there). These are cities equipped with resources, skilled individuals and a...


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Does Your Startup Team Make The Cut?

Here is one question every conversation you’ll have with an investor will include: Do you have the right team to execute your idea? #TEAM A top priority for any investor, and goes without saying...


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When Should I raise funds?

If you’re a founder and you probably are, we’re sure you’ve spent time on a white-board, skimmed Quora, googled various search variations and made maybe 10-15 phone calls asking trusted friends...


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Are you Sailing with the Angel Wave?

“The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.” ― Willie Nelson As we mentioned in our introduction post on fundraising, your venture + good timing = increased odds of...