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TR Capital and NewQuest have started buying shares in individual startups after discussions to purchase VC portfolios didn’t fructify.
The new accelerator programme, which will be set up in Bengaluru, will look to support and back nearly a dozen early-stage ventures.
For a year now, Flipkart has been saying it is looking for a group chief financial officer, a human resources head and a group general counsel.
In September, Unacademy had raised $11.5 million from Sequoia and SAIF at a valuation of around $40-50 million. The latest investment could see its valuation rising to $110-130 million.
Amazon India VP said the company would look to aggressively expand its private label this year, with potential new category launches.
The acquisition also expands InMobi’s presence in the US, the world’s biggest market for advertising.
The different approaches by Flipkart and its fully-owned, UPI-based payments arm PhonePe, highlights a broader strategy on Flipkart’s part to create large, independent, revenue-generating businesses inside the group.
As part of a broader push to invest more in technology this year, Myntra is looking to hire an executive to head a small team of data scientists in the US.
Flipkart raised nearly $3 billion in 2017 from Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp., China’s Tencent Holdings Ltd, eBay Inc. and Microsoft Corp.
The online retailer looks to invest heavily in technology and new categories such as groceries as part of a broader strategy to maintain its market-share edge over rival Amazon India.