MILLION DOLLAR CEO CLUB
Ransomware has changed in a very dramatic way in the past two years: SonicWall CEO
SonicWall CEO Bill Connor on various issues around cybersecurity, including the rise of nation states as primary threat actors and how that changes the conversation around country-of-origin marketing of cybersecurity products.
Innovaccer blazes into unicorn club as valuation trebles in seven months
SaaS startup Innovaccer has raised $115 million in Series D funding ...
Freshworks surpasses $300 million in ARR, grows business by 40%
During 2020, the company unveiled Freshworks CRM, a single solution that unif...
ETtech Evening Briefing on Feb 12, 2021: Meesho to join unicorn club, Bumble's blockbuster IPO
Startup unicorns are rare, as are women in the corner office. Self-made women billionaires, who are also CEOs, are rarer still. Today, we have news about all of them. It’s one of those rare days.
Whitney Wolfe Herd, Bumble’s 31-year-old CEO, becomes a rare female billionaire
Shares of Bumble Inc., the owner of the dating app where women make the first move, soared 67% on trading debut to $72 in New York, valuing CEO Whitney Wolfe Herd’s stake at $1.5 billion.
Iron Pillar leads $5 million funding round in AI startup Ushur
Ushur is Iron Pillar’s second investment from its second fund, which is expected to announce its first close in a couple of months, co-founder Mohanjit Jolly says.
Elon Musk's banter with Robinhood CEO triggers stampede for Clubhouse app
Demand for invitations to the less-than-a-year-old service -- members get to invite a limited number of friends during its pre-launch period -- is so hot, a market for them has grown on platforms like Reddit, eBay, and Craigslist.
Tesla chief Elon Musk, GameStop and the CEO as internet troll
“The stock market is a strange thing,” Musk said in an interview with Business Insider in December.
Invest in India, a vibrant democracy with a business-friendly climate and a big market: PM tells CEOs at World Economic Forum
India’s Aatmanirbhar Bharat mission is fully committed to global good and the global supply chain and India now has a predictable and friendly environment, from tax regime to the FDI norms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in his opening address at the World Economic Forum.
Snapchat wants you to post. They're willing to pay millions
Many of these new Snapchat tycoons are famous TikTok stars and Gen Z influencers, but average users are also striking internet gold after their videos go viral.
Ramco Systems wins multi-million dollar contract from Iberia Maintenance
Ramco will implement its flagship aviation software for the group and replace multiple systems at Iberia. This will help unify operations across airframe maintenance, engine shops, component shops & supply chain.
Zenoti raises $160 million in funding, enters unicorn club
The funding round catapults Zenoti into the coveted Unicorn club, making it only the fifth software product company of Indian origin, after Freshworks, Druva, Icertis and Postman, to do so.
Big pharma cos ran millions of dollars of negative ad against me during US-election campaign, says Trump
American media has declared Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden as the winner of the November 3 elections, which Trump has refused to concede.
Mid-tier IT firms see sweet spot in $10-50 million deals
Zensar, Mindtree, Persistent Systems and other mid-sized software services firms said there were many such deals on offer even as large deals are fewer.
Million-dollar CEO club swells with record 22 new entrants in FY19
According to the annual study of CEO/CXO compensation in BSE 200 companies by EMA Partners, commissioned by TOI, the overall pay of the million dollar CEO club increased 14% to Rs 2,457 crore from last year’s Rs 2,158 crore, with the average CEO package at Rs 16.8 crore.