Tahira Noor Khan

Tahira Noor Khan

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Money Managers

This VC Believes an Investor's Role Goes Much Beyond Providing Funds

Vinay Singh, partner at Fireside Ventures, says a VC can play a role of a devil's advocate for the betterment of any start-up
Money Managers

This VC believes in funding start-ups at the seed stage

Navin Honagudi, partner at Kae Capital, says it is hardest to raise money at the early stages.
News and Trends

All You Need to Know About Telecom Sector Woes in India

The Supreme Court's decision on adjusted gross revenue will lead to INR 92,000 crore blow for telecom companies.
Money Managers

'Acquisition is a sign of success and should not be perceived negatively'

According to Dhianu Das of Alfa Ventures, over 70 per cent of the companies that are successful get acquired
Money Managers

This VC Believes India Can Dominate the World in Deep-Tech Innovation

Manish Singhal, founding partner, Pi Ventures, hopes the fund will play a significant role in bringing about a disruption using artificial intelligence
Lifestyle

Plush and Boundless : Get A Sneak-Peek Into Colorbar Founder and CEO, Samir Modi's Office

Samir Modi, Founder and CEO, Colorbar, says his office is the most comforting and rejuvenating space for him in the entire world. When Modi is jet-lagged from his travel and cannot sleep, you would find him in his office at 2 am working and relaxing.
Opportunity

These Startups Provide A Variety Of Services For Your Pets

Gone are the days when pets were restricted to the backyards of homes. With increase in urbanization, disposable income and growing awareness about animal rights, pet-parents are now a growing tribe. This opportunity has propelled start-ups in the pet sector to come up with different services and solutions to meet the needs of your four-legged friend.
Business Unusual

This Serial Entrepreneur is Making Big Bucks From A 'Boring' Business

Sreevathsa Prabhakar, founder and CEO of Servify, shares his story of making a 'not-so-cool' business successful. Prabhakar divulges how he made his 'operationally intense' business commercially successful and won the trust of investors.
Apps

These Fintech Apps Are Digitizing The Book-keeping For Indian Businesses

Cheaper smart phones and data rates has led to deeper internet penetration and adoption. Fintech apps are aiming at tier-II and tier-III cities as well.
Buisness By Design

This Startup Is Promoting Healthy and Tasty Snacking

Fancy munching on a slightly indulgent snack rather than a packet of crisps? ASAP Granola bars by WIMWI Foods marries the salubrious and the savoury, making it an ideal snack for on-the-go. Recently, WIMWI Foods raised funding from Parle, cementing its position as a rising FMCG player.
News and Trends

Over 50 per cent Of Offices In The US Do Not Employ Eco-Friendly Features: Report

Despite the rise in awareness about climate change and its hazardous long-term impact on the planet, the move towards eco-friendly features in offices is slow, according to a study by Savoy Stewart.
Books

LBB Founder Suchita Salwan Shares Her Top 3 Must Read Books

The young entrepreneur credits reading for making her more attentive, focused and patient in life.

These Homeopathic App Founders Talk About Digitizing The Ancient Medicinal Practice

Homeopathy is an ancient medical practice that was founded in 1796 by Samuel Hahnemann in Germany.
Cool Idea

This Helmet Purifies The Air For Bike Riders

India is home to the largest motorized two-wheeler commuters, with more than 37 million riders.
Growth Strategies

Why Is Vernacular The Next Big Battleground For Online Domination?

Imagine a 'Digital India' free of linguistic fences; free from the monopoly of English as a language on the internet which many Indians are unable to comprehend. With the advent of affordable internet connectivity and wider network coverage, the potential market of the native Indian user on the internet cannot be underestimated.