Investor type Accelerator
Founders Kunal Upadhyay


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Total investments 47
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 43
Rounds per year 3.13
Lead investments 7
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 1
Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Information Technology
  • Software
  • SaaS
  • Education
  • Farming

CIIE appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2007. The company was established in Asia in India. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Ahmedabad.

For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - India. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as SaaS, Internet of Things. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Bellatrix Aerospace, Barrix Agro Sciences, Detect Technologies. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the CIIE, startups are often financed by VilCap Investments, Mahindra finance, Indian Angel Network. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are growX ventures, Axilor Ventures, Artha India Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Omnivore, GVFL, Bharat Innovation Fund.

The overall number of key employees were 2.

The high activity for fund was in 2013. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 8 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. Deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars are the general things for fund. Comparing to the other companies, this CIIE performs on 25 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. When the investment is from CIIE the average startup value is 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

OneImpact Technologies

19 Apr 2022 Haryana, Haryana, India

Desi Hangover

$175K26 Jan 2022 Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Consumer Electronics
$260K24 Dec 2021 New Delhi, Delhi, India

Mestastop Solutions

Life Science
$169K19 Oct 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Augmented Reality
Facial Recognition
$962K05 Aug 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Augmented Reality
Facial Recognition
10 May 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Chara Technologies

$850K19 Apr 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Comofi Medtech

Health Care
$279K25 Feb 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Sova Health

Health Care
Machine Learning
$350K22 Jan 2021 Singapore, Central, Singapore


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