Kalaari Capital

Founded 2011
Founders Vani Kola

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Total investments 168
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$10M
Portfolio companies 101
Rounds per year 16.80
Lead investments 33
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.43
Exits 18
Key employees 9
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Seed

Areas of investment

  • E-Commerce
  • Internet
  • Software
  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
Summary

Kalaari Capital is the famous VC, which was founded in 2011. The company was established in Asia in India. The main department of described VC is located in the Bangalore.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 4 of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Mobile, Internet. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Snapdeal, Workday, Alien Technology. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - India. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund.

The fund is constantly included in 7-12 investment rounds annually. The top activity for fund was in 2015. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. Opposing the other organizations, this Kalaari Capital works on 23 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The real fund results show that this VC is 19 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The typical startup value when the investment from Kalaari Capital is 100-500 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars.

We also calculated 5 valuable employees in our database.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Kalaari Capital, startups are often financed by New Enterprise Associates, SAIF Partners, Blume Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are New Enterprise Associates, SAIF Partners, Nexus Venture Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by InnoVen Capital, New Enterprise Associates, Tiger Global Management.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

WeRize

Banking
Credit Cards
Financial Services
FinTech
InsurTech
Lending
Personal Finance
1
$8M08 Sep 2021 India, Bangalore

Vernacular.ai

Artificial Intelligence
Call Center
Customer Service
Internet
Internet of Things
Machine Learning
Natural Language Processing
SaaS
Software
Speech Recognition
1
$23M01 Sep 2021 India, Bengaluru

Elevar Sports

Sporting Goods
Sports
1
$2M30 Aug 2021 India, Mumbai

AgNext Technologies

Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Computer Vision
Farming
Food and Beverage
Machine Learning
Predictive Analytics
Procurement
Software
1
$21M19 Aug 2021 India, " India"}

Swift

Software
1
$2M26 Jul 2021 India, Bangalore

Digantara

Satellite Communication
Space Travel
1
$2M15 Jul 2021 India, Bengaluru

Portl

1
21 Jun 2021 India, Hyderabad

SimpliContract

Artificial Intelligence
SaaS
Software
1
$1M14 Jun 2021 India, Bangalore

Koo App

Apps
Internet
Social Media
Software
1
$28M26 May 2021 India, Bengaluru
News
WeRize Raises USD8M in Series A Funding
– WeRize is a Bengaluru, India-based socially distributed financial services platform. – The company raised USD8M in Series A funding. – The round was led by 3one4 Capital, Kalaari Capital, Picus Capital and Orios Venture Partners. – The new investment will be used to accelerate growth and expand operations. Read more
SimpliContract Raises $1.8M in Seed Funding
– SimpliContract is a Bengaluru, India-based AI and SaaS-based contract lifecycle management (CLM) platform. – The company raised $1.8M in seed funding. – The round was led by Kalaari Capital with participation from Picus Capital, Arka Ventures, and Digital Sparrow Capital. – The new investment will be used to expand the company’s engineering, AI research, and marketing efforts. Read more

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