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The 31 Most Well-Known Startups from Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh is home to hundreds of startups and you can find the 31 best ones in this article.

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Countless startups in Uttar Pradesh are being launched every day.

Many fail because they did not learn from the success of other companies who've managed to rise above.

We just published this list of 31 well-known and fast-growing companies in Uttar Pradesh that impressed investors.


31 Startups in Uttar Pradesh

1) Classplus

1) Classplus

Classplus is a mobile-first SaaS platform that allows 3000+ tutors to totally automate their curriculum and operations.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Bhaswat Agarwal, Bikash Dash, Mukul Rustagi, Nikhil Goel, Vatsal Rustagi
  • Industries: B2B, E-Learning, EdTech, Education, Mobile Apps, SaaS, Software
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $89,506,451
  • Number of funding rounds: 10
  • Number of investors: 20

You can find their website here.

2) Paytm

2) Paytm

Paytm is a payment gateway that allows users and businesses to make payments.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Akshay Khanna, Vijay Shekhar Sharma
  • Industries: E-Commerce, Finance, Financial Services, Internet, Mobile Apps, Mobile Payments
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $32,448,851
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

3) Pine Labs

3) Pine Labs

Pine Labs is a merchant commerce platform that offers merchants funding and technology for last-mile retail transactions.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 1998
  • Founders: Rajul Garg, Tarun Upaday
  • Industries: Financial Services, FinTech, Information Technology, Payments
  • Number of employees: 1001-5000
  • Funding amount: $423,238,799
  • Number of funding rounds: 8
  • Number of investors: 15

You can find their website here.

4) FabAlley

4) FabAlley

FabAlley is an online fashion company that specializes in women's clothing.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Shivani Poddar, Tanvi Malik
  • Industries: E-Commerce, Fashion, Lifestyle, Women's
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $18,658,274
  • Number of funding rounds: 8
  • Number of investors: 18

You can find their website here.

5) Lava International Limited

5) Lava International Limited

Lava International Limited adheres to the highest standards of moral and professional ethics.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2009
  • Founders: Shailendra Nath Rai, Sunil Bhalla, Vishal Sehgal
  • Industries: Consumer Electronics, Mobile, Telecommunications
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $90,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

6) One97

6) One97

One97 provides its customers with mobile content and commerce services.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Vijay Shekhar Sharma
  • Industries: Finance, FinTech, Internet, Mobile Advertising, Mobile Payments, Software
  • Number of employees: 1001-5000
  • Funding amount: $4,432,652,051
  • Number of funding rounds: 13
  • Number of investors: 15

You can find their website here.

7) Gradeup

7) Gradeup

India's largest and most effective competitive test preparation site.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Sanjeev Kumar, Shobhit Bhatnagar, Vibhu Bhushan
  • Industries: Education, Mobile, Online Portals
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $10,020,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 2

You can find their website here.

8) Magicbricks

8) Magicbricks

Magicbricks is India's most popular real estate website.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Times Internet
  • Industries: Commercial Real Estate, Online Portals, Real Estate
  • Number of employees: 1001-5000
  • Funding amount: ₹300,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

9) Paytm Mall

9) Paytm Mall

Paytm Mall is a division of One97 Communications' Paytm brand and an online and mobile marketplace.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Vijay Shekhar Sharma
  • Industries: E-Commerce, E-Commerce Platforms, Internet, Marketplace, Retail, Shopping
  • Number of employees: 1001-5000
  • Funding amount: $795,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

10) Gaana

10) Gaana

Gaana is an Indian music streaming service that features songs from Bollywood, Hindi, regional, and international artists.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Avinash Mudaliar
  • Industries: Apps, Music, Music Streaming, Online Portals
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $166,195,349
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

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11) Clovia

11) Clovia

Clovia is a lingerie company that makes and distributes fashionable underwear, nightwear, and shapewear.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Neha Kant, Pankaj Vermani, Suman Chowdhury
  • Industries: E-Commerce, Fashion, Lingerie, Retail, Women's
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $22,685,276
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

12) RateGain

12) RateGain

RateGain is a pioneer in the field of hospitality and travel technology.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2004
  • Founders: Bhanu Chopra
  • Industries: Hospitality, Information Technology, Travel
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $50,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

13) Smartworks

13) Smartworks

Smartworks caters to companies and established start-ups by providing agile workplaces and a lively community that supports productivity.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Harsh Binani, Neetish Sarda, Neetish Sarda
  • Industries: Commercial Real Estate, Coworking, Real Estate
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $25,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

14) Biryani By Kilo

14) Biryani By Kilo

Biryani By Kilo is a food service and delivery business that prepares and delivers authentic Indian cuisine.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Kaushik Roy, Ritesh Sinha, Vishal Jindal
  • Industries: Catering, Food and Beverage, Food Delivery, Food Processing
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $8,390,686
  • Number of funding rounds: 11
  • Number of investors: 17

You can find their website here.

15) Paytm First Games

15) Paytm First Games

Paytm First Games is India's most rewarding gaming platform, with users having the opportunity to earn a limitless amount of Paytm cash every day.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2018
  • Industries: App Marketing, Gaming
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $20,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 2

You can find their website here.

16) Zopper

16) Zopper

Zopper is a local mobile marketplace in India.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Neeraj Jain, Surjendu Kuila
  • Industries: Apps, Local, Marketplace, Mobile
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $25,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

17) Superplum

17) Superplum

By developing, implementing, and digitizing the farm-to-store network, Superplum addresses the supply chain issues that plague Indian agriculture.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Shobhit Gupta
  • Industries: Agriculture, Supply Chain Management
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: ₹280,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

18) RailYatri

18) RailYatri

RailYatri's mission is to provide standardized and high-quality travel experiences in India.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Kapil Raizada, Manish Rathi, Sachin Saxena
  • Industries: Leisure, Mobile Apps, Tourism
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $16,123,940
  • Number of funding rounds: 7
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

19) EduGorilla Community

19) EduGorilla Community

EduGorilla is a one-stop community for students, faculty, and institutes in the field of education.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Rohit Manglik
  • Industries: Education
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: ₹106,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

20) Vidooly

20) Vidooly

Content creators, brands, media companies, and agencies can use cross-platform video intelligence software.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Ajay Mishra, Nishant Radia, Subrat Kar
  • Industries: Analytics, Big Data
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $4,523,762
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

21) LearnApp

21) LearnApp

Learnapp.co - Investing, trading, banking, and finance video courses and live classes.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Ankush Oberoi, Prateek Singh
  • Industries: Banking, E-Learning, Trading Platform
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: ₹20,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

22) SunSource Energy

22) SunSource Energy

SunSource Energy is a solar power company that designs, engineers, procures, builds, and runs solar power facilities and projects.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2010
  • Industries: Construction, Energy, Solar
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: ₹422,900,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

23) Cleardekho

23) Cleardekho

An online eyeglasses marketplace situated in Uttar Pradesh.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Saurabh Dayal, Shivi Singh
  • Industries: Eyewear, Internet
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $2,298,196
  • Number of funding rounds: 7
  • Number of investors: 13

You can find their website here.

24) CRMNEXT

24) CRMNEXT

CRMNEXT has helped worldwide enterprises across nine industries build lucrative customer interactions, from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2002
  • Founders: Bidhan Choudhary, Nishant Singh
  • Industries: CRM, Software
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $7,003,500
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

25) IntrCity

25) IntrCity

In both metro and tier-2 cities, today's tech-savvy Millennial consumers have grown up using Ola and Uber Apps for transportation and have a limited tolerance for substandard digital experiences. Consumers are wanting more convenience, cashless/contactless digital customer services, and a better on-ground experience, which can only be offered by connecting these through technology. Our technology enables smooth intercity travel using the only two true alternative modes of transportation: buses and trains. Our passengers can expect comfort, safety, and punctuality from IntrCity SmartBus. We achieve these objectives through well-defined quality standards, standardized bus configurations, and our own mobility technologies.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Kapil Raizada, Manish Rathi
  • Industries: Leisure, Tourism, Travel
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $16,123,940
  • Number of funding rounds: 7
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

26) EM3 AgriServices

26) EM3 AgriServices

EM3 is one of the first private sector companies to focus on farm mechanization and technological services.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Adwitiya Mal
  • Industries: Agriculture, AgTech, Farming
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $13,300,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

27) Arya Collateral Warehousing Services

27) Arya Collateral Warehousing Services

Post-harvest services are provided by Arya Collateral Warehousing Services.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 1982
  • Industries: Warehousing
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $28,930,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

28) GramCover

28) GramCover

GramCover is a company that creates an internet insurance brokerage marketplace.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Jatin Singh, Nalin Rawal, Neelam Kumar Gupta, Rishabh Garg, Rishi Raj Vashisht
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, Insurance, Marketplace, Payments
  • Number of employees: 1-10
  • Funding amount: $20,017,565
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

29) Wishfin.com

29) Wishfin.com

Wishfin makes desires come true through wise financial management, investment, and lending.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Puru Vashishtha, Puru Vashishtha, Rishi Mehra
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, FinTech
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $17,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

30) Attero

30) Attero

Attero is a full-service electronics asset management company that aims to maximize the value of all electronic assets.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2007
  • Founders: Nitin Gupta
  • Industries: Asset Management, Electronics, Mobile
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $28,600,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 5

You can find their website here.

31) Hotelogix

31) Hotelogix

Independent hotels, resorts, lodges, bed & breakfasts, and other mid-sized hospitality establishments can use Hotelogix's hotel management system.

Details of the startup:

  • Started in: 2008
  • Founders: Aditya Sanghi, Prabhash Bhatnagar
  • Industries: Enterprise Software, Hospitality, SaaS, Software, Travel
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $8,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

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