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Windrose has a diversified portfolio of best-in-class, high-growth, digitally native companies. We hold vehicles via which we invest capital across a wide range of companies, from early stage to growth.

Portfolio

IdeaForge

IdeaForge is a Pioneer in the micro UAV segment in India, and their first commercialized products, the NETRAv2 is an indigenously developed micro UAV extensively used by the armed forces in India.

We met IdeaForge in their early product scale-up days, where they were looking for support to create a market for the NETRAv2.

We saw deep potential in Ankit, Rahul, Vipul and Ashish and the fact that their proposition had a transformative potential in the connectivity, infrastructure and defense space.

www.ideaforge.co.in

Nivesh

 

Nivesh is a platform built to serve marginal investors (USD 75 investable) with no current access to public markets. Nivesh has built a large network of agents servicing these customers through their platform in Tier 2 and 3 cities. It is a mass market mutual funds investment platform which simplifies the process of investing in mutual funds.

We met Nivesh as a part of a syndicated deal and were happy to co-invest. We invested in Nivesh to enable them to bring onboard the next wave of investors who would contribute to our economic growth story.

 

www.nivesh.com

Invento Makerspaces

Invento Makerspaces is spearheading the field of Robotics in India with multiple variants of its Humanoid Robot, 'Mitra', being used extensively by large brands to improve customer access, engagement and experience. 

The company was founded by Balaji Viswanathan in Bangalore along with 2 co-founders with extensive experience in robotics, consulting, R&D and management. We decided to back Invento and its founders in their initial round after looking at the potential value the company unleashes for its clients. 

The ‘Mitra 2’ was launched by PM Modi and Ivanka Trump at GES 2017 and the more advanced ‘Mitra 3’ was recently unveiled this year at the World renowned Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The robot is designed to interact with humans using facial and speech recognition contextual help and autonomous navigation. It is capable of seamless autonomous movement and obstacle detection along with speech synthesis.

Favcy

Favcy mends the broken digital journey of a User for a Brand by mapping, connecting and converting Brand’s Engagements to Commercial Transactions.

We saw Favcy with the potential to reduce the gap between a Company’s marketing message and its expected resultant customer behavior.

We invested in Favcy at a Market building stage and advised them through the process.

www.favcy.com/info/

 

Precily

An NLP based Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence platform that solves data intelligence for knowledge and service businesses, rendering tailor-made solutions for audit, assurance and consulting businesses through contextual analysis. They make businesses upto 400% more efficient, thereby creating real value by freeing up the precious man-hours, aligning Precily with our investment rationale.

We met the young Precily team at the stage when they were already testing to materialize their product with one of the Big 4 which would fuel their rampant growth ahead. Since then, we have been guiding them to structure their business and prepare for the exponential growth ahead.

www.precily.com

Biddano

Biddano is a technology driven solution for organizing the B2B healthcare supply chain. The company is eliminating inefficiencies in the material flow formed due to extreme fragmentation in the sector.

We saw great potential in the Founder who is a second time Entrepreneur and is backed by experienced mentors who bring their valuable insights from their startup journeys in Healthcare and E-commerce. Addressing a challenge that goes beyond regional boundaries, Biddano targets to summon a substantial share in the nationwide healthcare market.

We backed Biddano at a young stage along with other Strategic Angel Investors  to support them expand rapidly into multiple new geographies.

www.biddano.com

Supreme Transconcept

STCPL is dedicated to providing an innovative and smart solution for transit requirement by providing flexible, affordable & state-of-the-art transit solution.

We invested in and advised MetroZip at a Product Seed Stage with a view to improve the product and gain market share.

www.metrozip.in

Paper.VC

A proprietary deals engine and pipeline that allows you to scale by tracking and collating data from credible primary sources. It includes a commercial grade BI suite that is increasingly sought out by news outlets. It is enabling the nascent start-up ecosystem in India to mature at a faster rate by providing contextually relevant insights and tools.

Being serial entrepreneurs, the founders brought in their experience of scaling up and monetizing similar business. We invested in PaperVC in their Seed Stage when the company was gaining significant product visibility at top customer platforms.

www.paper.vc

 

Platify

1.1 Billion  Indians own a mobile phone. However, for them to access services on it, onboarding, language, data, discovery, and payments remain a challenge. Platify is solving this through a single-window app. It's is a mobile-first company, building an app that behaves like a platform, with deep commerce and location-aware services embedded or integrated.

We met Platify at a stage where their MVP was inplace and their product maturity roadmap was solid. The need for localization and simplification of value delivery on mobile platform forms the basis of our investment in Platify.

 

www.platify.co

Blue Sky Binary

Blue Sky Binary is a group of financial engineers, traders and Blockchain enthusiasts with a mission to create a transparent, high educative and profitable, FX and Binary Options community.

We saw immense potential in the team and in particular, their ability to clearly see through the clutter and have a very focused approach.

www.blueskybinary.com

Commshala

Commshala is a Banking Academy focused on training the educated youth in the Tier II and Tier III cities by imparting them domain knowledge of the banking sector and making them employable.

We invested in Commshala at Seed Stage with a view to build a highly scalable model of employability training.

 

Bugscore 360

Bugscore 360 is a web-based software that allows company's employees to score each other in real-time on tailored atributes unlike any other 360-degree-review tools and takes 90% less time to conduct.

We invested in the company at a Pre Series A stage and helped them set-up international operations.

www.bugscore360.com