Episode 14: Creating a Nurturing Startup Environment in India

In this episode we sat down with Founder/CEO of QikPod, Ravi Gururaj, for a quick chat  on: Entrepreneurs & angel investors expectations from the Indian government in terms of policy making ...


Q1 Report FY 17-18

Our Startup Team analysed 1000 fundraising companies and 120 funded companies to create the 1st Quarter Report for the financial year 2017-2018. The Data delivers insights into: The kind of sectors...


Absolute Must Have Partnerships For A Startup Accelerator To Succeed

Corporate startup accelerators are able to successfully achieve repeatability and stability of basic operations, curriculum, internal team structure, roles & responsibilities and selection...


Episode 13: The Right approach to 'Scale'

In this episode of LV Soundbites we sat down with Manav Garg, CEO and Founder of Eka. Manav has played both roles as founder of a startup and “funder” of startups. With this combination of...


Comprehensive List Of Mistakes Most Corporate Accelerators Make

It is a well-known fact that the lifespan of companies on the S&P 500 (duration on S&P 500) list has been shrinking over the years. In 1965, it was 33 years; by 1990, it was 20 years; it is...


The World's Largest Tax Reform Ever Undertaken

One Country. One Tax. One Market GST is a single tax on the supply of goods and services, right from the manufacturer to the consumer. Credits of input taxes paid at each stage will be available in...


Episode 12: India 2 is a marketplace of fast adopters.

In this episode of #LVSoundbites we sat down with Chief Product Manager at UIDAI and Chief Architect of Aadhar, Sanjay Jain. We asked him 5 questions: What is your one piece of advice for anyone...


Episode 11: Leverage Your Influencer Power

In this Episode of #LVSoundbites we sat down with Shweta Shalini, Co-Convenor, IT Cell - Maharashtra State for an insightful chat on brand building for startups. She shared insights on: How should...


Episode 10: The Founders 'Ask' says it all.

  For Episode 10, we reached out to Mohan Kumar, Executive Director of NVP India. Mohan brings in extensive operational, technology and investment experience, having worked at leading global...


Episode 9: Building India's Digital and Entrepreneurial Future

The Indian government is a big stakeholder in the startup ecosystem. We have seen an effort to shape startup friendly policy making and the development of grassroots initiatives for the same so we...