Want to know which are the top 5 Indian startups in the world?
India has the second largest startup hub in the world after the United States. The rising number of startups has successfully gained a secured position on the global map. But where do the Indian startups stand when equated to other startups globally? StartupRanking brings us this answer. It has ranked the startups based on their importance on internet and its social influence. According to their data, here are the top 5 Indian Startups in the world:
Freshdesk: (Global rank: 73)
Freshdesk is an online customer support software services, founded by Girish Mathrubootham in 2010. It basically provides support on to companies on multiple platforms via mobile apps, email, chat, social networking sites and websites. The total funding it has received till date is $95.05 million, having around 30,000 customers around the world.
Zomato (Global rank: 77)
When it comes to searching restaurant online, Zomato certainly arises as the most popular app/site to be visited in India. It has gained immense reputation due to its in depth information on around 1.4 million restaurants in 23 countries. Deepinder Goyal and Pankaj Chaddah founded Zomato in 2008. The overall equity fund gained by Zomato is $223.8 million.
Jabong India (Global rank: 81)
Jabong is India’s most famous online shopping e-commerce platform. The company is famous for the range it provides in brands. Jabong was co-founded by Arun Chandra Mohan, Manu Jain, Mukul Bafana and Praveen Sinha. Though all co-founders have left Jabong, it is still staying put on its position, due to its quite successful business model. It has recently $20 million from Global Fashion Group.
Myntra (Global rank: 93)
Headquartered in Bengaluru, Myntra is Jabong’s biggest competition. Like Jabong, Myntra is also an e-commerce site which went on ‘app only’ mode last year. The company was established by VineetSaxena, AshutoshLawania and Raveena Shastri in 2007. It collaborated with another e-commerce giant Flipkart in 2014 and has total equity funding of $158.75 million.
Ola Cabs (Global rank: 116)
Founded in 2010, Ola Cab instantly became the most popular mobile app to book cabs across India. It is founded by Bhavish Aggarwal and Ankit Bhati. It has a widely growing network with their services already settled in 22 cities in India. Current equity funding value, the company has is around $1.18 billion acquired from 19 investors like Tiger Global Management, Falcon Edge Capital, Matrix partners and so on.