Gaja Capital

Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Gopal Jain


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Total investments 27
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 20
Rounds per year 1.59
Lead investments 10
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 5
Key employees 6

Areas of investment

  • Financial Services
  • Banking
  • Finance
  • FinTech
  • Social Entrepreneurship

In 2004 was created Gaja Capital, which is appeared as VC. The company was established in Asia in India. The main department of described VC is located in the Mumbai.

Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Avendus Finance, Kinara Capital, Suryoday Small Finance Bank For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - India. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 11-15 years to receive the investment from the fund. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Finance, EdTech.

The typical startup value when the investment from Gaja Capital is 100-500 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2016. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. Opposing the other organizations, this Gaja Capital works on 23 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The high activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The real fund results show that this VC is 30 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies.

This organization was formed by Gopal Jain. The overall number of key employees were 6.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Gaja Capital, startups are often financed by, Patamar Capital, Narayan Ramachandran. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Patamar Capital, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, GAWA Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Stella Maris Partners, StartX (Stanford-StartX Fund), Patamar Capital.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Kinara Capital

Financial Services
Micro Lending
Social Entrepreneurship
$3M22 Feb 2021 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


$32M16 Dec 2020 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Delivery Service
Supply Chain Management
$110M10 Nov 2020 India, Maharashtra

Suryoday Small Finance Bank

Financial Services
$8M28 May 2020 India, Maharashtra

Navi Technologies

Financial Services
$26M13 Apr 2020 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Kinara Capital

Financial Services
Micro Lending
Social Entrepreneurship
$13M09 May 2019 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


$9M06 May 2019 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Suryoday Small Finance Bank

Financial Services
$32M03 Apr 2019 India, Maharashtra

Food and Beverage
Wine And Spirits
02 Jan 2019 Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


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