Startup investors writing more $100 million cheques this year
With the rush of capital and new types of investors coming in, venture capitalists said the time taken for startups to grow their business and rack up $100 million in funding has also shrunk over the past few years.
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Aditya Ghosh on Oyo Board, Rohit Kapoor named new CEO
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Late-stage Indian startups bulk up its boards with independent hands
Oyo, Ola, Freshworks, Flipkart and Paytm are mong leading home-grown tech ventures that have brought in industry veterans to address compliance and governance issues.
Oyo, Apax join race for significant stake in CCD
The company in August had launched a coffee chain – The French Press. SoftBank-backed Oyo is looking to expand in the café business for some time, and CCD’s already established outlets across 200 cities could be a major boost. Oyo is the only strategic investor — in a similar line of business — to have submitted a bid.
ET Awards 2019: Raspberry sorbet, kebab platter at the table; Goyal-Bajaj moment, Ola-Oyo bosses bond over Ladakh, dogs
There was a lot more on the plate - and on the minds - of the VIPs over dinner on a night of accolades.
Betsy Atkins joins Oyo board as Independent Director
Atkins, who founded Baja Corp, an early-stage technology, energy and healthcare-focused investment firm in the early 90s, has sat on the boards of corporations like Schneider Electric, Volvo, Polycom and Nasdaq.
OYO appoints Betsy Atkins as independent director
As an independent member of the board, Betsy will play a supervisory role and provide guidance to the founder and the management on key business decisions, OYO Hotels & Homes said in a statement.
Dear Alibaba, thank you for the $10 trillion gift
Alibaba has raised about $11-bn in Hong Kong's largest issuance of stock since 2010.
After WeWork, SoftBank’s startup accounting model under fire. Oyo raises eyebrows
The Vision Fund put $250 million into Oyo in 2017 and led a $1 billion funding round last year, which pushed the Indian company’s valuation to $5 billion. Son encouraged Agarwal to expand into markets such as China and the U.S. and to buy properties, including the Hooters Casino in Las Vegas for $135 million.
Indian IT 4.0: Upping the ante on innovation
For long, India has been the destination for low-cost outsourced software services, but it’s not enough now.
Oyo Parent suffers Rs 2,385-cr net loss, operating expenses jump more than 390%
The rise in total expenses comes at a time when the company has been expanding aggressively into overseas markets, particularly in China, where it has committed huge amount of capital, along with the US and the UK.
Oravel board okays $1.5b for Oyo from SoftBank, RA Hospitality
The investment comes a little over a month after the company stated that its founder and group chief executive Agarwal would invest $700 million into the company he founded in 2013, with the rest coming in from SoftBank and other unnamed investors.
Impromptu celebration, yummy cheesecake: Aditya Ghosh completes 1 year as OYO CEO, thanks Ritesh Agarwal
In a detailed LinkedIn note, Ghosh said he has evolved as a person.
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