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Gaja Capital

Gaja Capital

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Headquarters Location

India, Mumbai


Gaja Capital was established in 2004, and is a well known VC. This investor is located in Asia, India. The primary office of this VC is located in Mumbai.

Gaja Capital is involved in 23 percentage points less than the average amount of lead investments when compared with other funds. Typical investments for this fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. At the time of investment by Gaja Capital, a typical start-up valuation would be 100-500 millions dollars. The highest number of exits from this fund were in 2016. The fund generally invests in 2-6 deals every year. The fund's activity peaked in 2017. In addition, the fund was active in 2019. The fund performance shows that this VC achieves 30 percentage points more exits in comparison to other VCs.

The usual method for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 other investors. Aside from Gaja Capital, start-ups are often funded by, Patamar Capital, Narayan Ramachandran and 6 other funds. The most common co-investors for the fund are Patamar Capital, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, GAWA Capital and also 3 different VCs. The investors in the following rounds are usually Stella Maris Partners, StartX (Stanford-StartX Fund), Patamar Capital, and 6 VCs in total.

The country of its foundation and the country of the most frequent investments for the fund coincides - India. In addition to this location, the fund participated in 1 other location. Avendus Finance, Kinara Capital, Suryoday Small Finance Bank are amongst the various portfolio companies of this fund. We can highlight the most popular investment areas for this fund, such as Finance, EdTech. In addition, there are 11 more industries where it has achieved success. The fund has specific requirements for the number of founders in a start-up. The average start-up age at the time of investment by this fund is 11-15.

This VC was founded by Gopal Jain. The overall number of key employees in the fund's team is 6.

Year Founded


Fund Activity


Mail Rule [rules by which you can get an email of an interesting for you fund employee, knowing only the name and surname of this employee]

Domain name:; User name format in descending order of probability: first '.' last, first

Group Appearance [how often fund is operating separately from groups with shared interest]

87.5% of cases

Investments per Year [average amount of rounds in which fund participates each year]


Follow-on Index [how often fund is ready to support its portfolio startup at next rounds]

17.4% of cases

Funds Investing in Previous
Rounds, Patamar Capital

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