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12 Venture Capital Firms in Mumbai

By 
Nicolás Cerdeira
 | 
Updated: 
November 3, 2022
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Finding the right VC firm or investor isn’t easy. Some will provide mentorship and operational expertise. Others will only provide you with the capital.

Here’s a list of the top venture capital firms in Mumbai so that you can find an investor that fits you and your startup.

12 Venture Capital Firms in Mumbai

1) Techstars

Techstars

Techstars is a global accelerator and early-stage investor since 2006.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Israel, USA, India, China
  • City: San Francisco, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Herẕliyya, New York
  • Started in: 1989
  • Founders: Samuel Isaly
  • Industries: Advertising, Aerospace & Space, Agriculture, AI & ML, Biotech, Crypto & Blockchain, Climate & Sustainability, Cloud, Consumer, Cybersecurity, SaaS, Big Data & Analytics, Developer Tools, E-Commerce, Education, Energy, Enterprise, Entertainment, Fintech, Sports, Food & Beverage, Future of Work, Gaming, Government Technology, Hardware, Health & Wellness, Healthcare, Human Resources, Infrastructure, Legal, IoT, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Marketplace, Media, Mobility, Productivity, Proptech & Real Estate, Robotics, Marketing, Supply Chain & Logistics, Transportation, AR & VR, Travel & Hospitality
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $20,000
  • Maximum check size: $100,000
  • Number of investments: 4116
  • Number of exits: 951
  • Funds raised: $108,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Rootine, Packworks, Payymnt

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at help@techstars.com.

2) Sequoia Capital

Sequoia Capital

Sequoia Capital is a renowned global VC firm that invests in startups in the energy, financial, enterprise, healthcare, internet, and mobile industries.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Singapore
  • City: Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Mumbai, New Delhi, Herẕliyya, Singapore, Bangalore, San Francisco
  • Started in: 1972
  • Founders: Aadit Palicha, Bill Coughran, Don Valentine, Santana Henry
  • Industries: AI & ML, Consumer, Crypto & Blockchain, Enterprise, Fintech, Healthcare, Internet & Mobile
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Growth
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $1,000,000
  • Number of investments: 1712
  • Number of exits: 350
  • Funds raised: $22,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Google, Nvidia, Apple

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@sequoiacap.com.

3) Norwest Venture Partners

Norwest Venture Partners

Norwest is an international VC and growth equity investment firm with over 600 portfolio companies in India, Isreal and North America.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, India, Israel
  • City: Palo Alto, San Francisco, Mumbai, Herẕliyya
  • Started in: 1961
  • Founders: Jeff Crowe, Jon Kossow, Promod Haque, Sohil Chand
  • Industries: Consumer, Enterprise, Healthcare, AI & ML, Biotech, DTC, E-Commerce, Education, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Marketplace, Media, SaaS, Proptech & Real Estate, Infrastructure
  • Stages: Late Stage, Early Stage, Growth
  • Minimum check size: $1,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $25,000,000
  • Number of investments: 854
  • Number of exits: 180
  • Funds raised: $12,600,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Grove Collaborative, Sundaysky, Vertex Pharmaceuticals

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at businessplan@nvp.com.

4) Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland is a government organisation that provides investment support and opportunities for founders looking to build their businesses in Ireland.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: Ireland, Germany, Hungary, Denmark, France, Netherlands, Italy, Sweden, Spain, Czechia, United Kingdom, Belgium, Poland, Brazil, USA, Canada, United Arab Emirates, Australia, China, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, India, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya
  • City: Dublin, Düsseldorf, Budapest, Paris, Amsterdam, Milan, Stockholm, Madrid, Prague, London, Brussels, Warsaw, São Paulo, Austin, Toronto, New York, Dubai, Sydney, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, Ho Chi Minh City, Beijing, Mumbai, Seoul, Riyadh, Lagos, Johannesburg, Nairobi, Shannon, København
  • Started in: 1998
  • Industries: Life Sciences, Industrial
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A, Series B, Series C
  • Maximum check size: €50,000
  • Number of investments: 686
  • Number of exits: 78
  • Funds raised: €216,100,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Profitero, Immersive VR Education, Invinity Energy Systems PLC

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at equitydept@enterprise-ireland.com.

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5) Matrix Partners

Matrix Partners

Matrix Partners invest in startups across consumer technology, B2B, enterprise, fintech and many others in the USA, India and China.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, USA, China
  • City: Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, San Francisco, Boston, Palo Alto, Beijing, Shanghai
  • Started in: 1977
  • Founders: Paul J. Ferri
  • Industries: Healthcare, Fintech, Enterprise, SaaS, E-Commerce, Media, Social, Gaming, Travel & Hospitality, Transportation, Education
  • Stages: Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Minimum check size: $100,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 626
  • Number of exits: 145
  • Funds raised: $2,600,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Apple, Zendesk, Hubspot

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@matrixpartners.in.

6) Mayfield Fund

Mayfield Fund

Mayfield is a global early-stage venture capital firm collaborating with founders to build enterprise, consumer and biotech companies with a people-first philosophy.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: USA, India
  • City: Mumbai, San Francisco
  • Started in: 1969
  • Founders: Thomas J. Davis, Wally Davis
  • Industries: Enterprise, Consumer, Internet & Mobile, SaaS, Cloud, Crypto & Blockchain, Semiconductors
  • Stages: Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $12,000,000
  • Number of investments: 625
  • Number of exits: 183
  • Funds raised: $2,600,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Lyft, Grove Collaborative, Couchbase

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@mayfield.com.

7) QED Investors

QED Investors

Based in Virginia, QED exclusively invests in fintech companies across the U.S., the U.K. and Latin America.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: United Kingdom, USA, Austria, Canada, Sweden, China, Brazil, India, Mexico, Ireland, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Netherlands
  • City: Washington, Vienna, Vancouver, Shanghai, Seattle, São Paulo, Santa Monica, San Jose, San Francisco, San Diego, Rio de Janeiro, Quebec City, Pune, Overland Park, Oakland, New York, Mumbai, Montréal, Miami, Mexico City, Los Angeles, London, Houston, Dublin, Denver, Chicago, Buenos Aires, Boston, Bogotá, Bethesda, Bangalore, Austin, Atlanta, Mesa, Amsterdam, Alexandria, Alexandria, Porto Alegre
  • Started in: 2008
  • Founders: Caribou Honig, Frank Rotman, Nigel Morris
  • Industries: Creator Economy, Crypto & Blockchain, Fintech, Education, Healthcare, InsurTech, Marketplace, Proptech & Real Estate, E-Commerce, Advertising, Human Resources
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed
  • Minimum check size: $5,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $15,000,000
  • Number of investments: 260
  • Number of exits: 33
  • Funds raised: $4,800,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Shop Circle, Solfácil, Zubale

You can find their website here.

8) Blume Ventures

Blume Ventures

Blume Ventures is a seed-stage venture capital firm investing in Indian tech companies.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Mumbai
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Karthik Reddy, Rob Blum, Sanjay Nath
  • Industries: Biotech, E-Commerce, Deep Tech & Hard Science, Education, Fintech, Future of Work, Gaming, Healthcare, Media, Supply Chain & Logistics, Proptech & Real Estate, SaaS, Travel & Hospitality, Climate & Sustainability, Agriculture
  • Stages: Early Stage, Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $50,000
  • Maximum check size: $250,000
  • Number of investments: 154
  • Number of exits: 24
  • Funds raised: $280,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Grey Orange, Servify, Cashify

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@blume.vc.

9) Nexus Venture Capital

Nexus Venture Capital

Nexus Venture Partners is an India-US venture fund backing founders in their seed and series A rounds.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, USA
  • City: Mumbai, Bangalore, San Francisco
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Sandeep Singhal
  • Industries: Enterprise, Consumer, SaaS, Internet & Mobile, Healthcare, Media, Fintech, Devops, Education, Gaming, E-Commerce
  • Stages: Early Stage, Seed, Series A
  • Minimum check size: $500,000
  • Maximum check size: $10,000,000
  • Number of investments: 120
  • Number of exits: 28
  • Funds raised: $1,400,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Daolens, Minio, Zolo

You can find their website here.

10) 100X VC

100X VC

Based in India, 100X VC invests and works closely with early-stage startup founders to help them succeed.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Mumbai
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Sanjay Mehta, Yagnesh Sanghrajka
  • Industries: Agriculture, Enterprise, Consumer, Climate & Sustainability, Creator Economy, Deep Tech & Hard Science, E-Commerce, Education, Fintech, Food & Beverage, Gaming, Hardware, Healthcare, Human Resources, Supply Chain & Logistics, Marketplace, Marketing, SaaS, Social, Crypto & Blockchain
  • Stages: Pre-Seed, Seed
  • Minimum check size: ₹12,500,000
  • Number of investments: 80
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Funds raised: ₹5,000,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: FnV Fans, Snug, Ava

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at pitch@100x.vc.

11) Blenheim Chalcot

Blenheim Chalcot

Blenheim Chalcot is a UK investment firm providing capital and support to founders to build and scale profitable businesses.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India, USA, United Kingdom, South Africa
  • City: Mumbai, London, Cape Town, St. Petersburg
  • Started in: 1998
  • Founders: Charles Mindenhall, Manoj Badale
  • Industries: Industrial, Government Technology, Internet & Mobile, Education, Fintech, Media, Proptech & Real Estate, Sports
  • Stages: Early Stage
  • Number of investments: 58
  • Number of exits: 24
  • Funds raised: £400,000,000
  • 3 remarkable investments: Modulr, Tully, Instrumental

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@blenheimchalcot.com.

12) Ascent Capital Advisors

Ascent Capital Advisors

Based in India, Ascent Capital has been investing in ambitious Indian founders since 2008.

Details of the VC firm:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bangalore, Mumbai
  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Raja Kumar
  • Industries: Marketplace, E-Commerce, Healthcare, API, Education, Food & Beverage, Fintech, InsurTech, IoT, DTC, AI & ML
  • Stages: Late Stage
  • Minimum check size: $10,000,000
  • Maximum check size: $30,000,000
  • Number of investments: 8
  • 3 remarkable investments: Acko, Robosoft, Solara

You can find their website here.

You can send them an email at info@ascentcapital.in.

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