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The 7 Fastest Growing Startups from Punjab

Punjab is home to hundreds of startups and you can find the 7 best ones in this article.

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In terms of entrepreneurship and business, Punjab has evolved into one of the top emerging hubs in the world.

Hundreds of startup companies have been founded there in the last years, many of which are enjoying incredible success.

We've compiled a list with the 7 most successful ones.


7 Startups in Punjab

1) Tajir

1) Tajir

Tajir is a business-to-business platform for small businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Babar Khan, Ismail Khan
  • Industries: B2B, E-Commerce, Marketplace, Retail
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $18,950,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 22

You can find their website here.

2) GrocerApp

2) GrocerApp

GrocerApp is a low-cost online grocery store that allows customers to order products from a variety of categories and have them delivered right to their door.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Ahmad Saeed, Hassaan Sadiq, Rai Bilal
  • Industries: Consumer Goods, E-Commerce, Grocery, Marketplace, Online Portals, Shopping
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $6,200,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 15

You can find their website here.

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3) Finja

3) Finja

Finja is a financial services platform that provides professionals and SMEs with payment, loan, and collection services.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Monis Rahman, Qasif Shahid, Umer Munawar
  • Industries: Financial Services, FinTech, Lending, Mobile Payments, Payments
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $24,547,936
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

4) Cheetay

4) Cheetay

Cheetay is Pakistan's fastest-growing NOW-Commerce platform, with five verticals to choose from.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Ahmed Khan
  • Industries: Delivery, E-Commerce, Food Delivery, Logistics
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $11,600,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

5) Zameen.com

5) Zameen.com

Zameen is Pakistan-specific software that assists people in navigating the real estate market.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Imran Ali Khan, Zeeshan Ali Khan
  • Industries: Online Portals, Property Management, Real Estate
  • Number of employees: 1001-5000
  • Funding amount: $31,100,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

6) AgNext Technologies

6) AgNext Technologies

AgNext is focused on quality estimates in agriculture and food at the interface of hardware, software, and analytics.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Taranjeet Singh Bhamra
  • Industries: Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Farming, Food and Beverage, Machine Learning, Predictive Analytics, Procurement, Software
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $4,138,462
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

7) CarFirst

7) CarFirst

CarFirst is a marketplace in Pakistan for selling secondhand vehicles quickly. WE BUY CARS AT CarFirst.com.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Raja Murad Khan
  • Industries: Automotive, Classifieds
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $89,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

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