Delhi India’s National capital has quite a number of successful startups, including major in e-com and food delivery startups like Snapdeal and Zomato. We will add more number of startups on the list. And We Startup Unfold handpicked some of the best startups from Delhi.
Delhi Startups List:
Company Name: Snapdeal
Founders: Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal
Company Description: Snap Deal is one of the largest E-commerce companies in India which is headquartered in Delhi. The company received its first funding in 2011 from Nexus Venture Partners and Indo-US Venture Partners worth US$12. Later on, due to an increase in its market share, it raised funds from various companies. Further, as a part of its expansion, it has acquired a Bengaluru based company Grabbon.com, esportbuy.com, and followed by multiple other acquisitions. The major competitors of Snapdeal include Flipkart, Jabong, Yepme, Myntra, ShopClues, and Paytm.
Company Name: Zomato
Founders: Deepindar Goyal and Gaurav Gupta
Company Description: Zomato is one of the largest food delivering online platform in India. It has initially in India and had grown internationally in several countries. From 2010 to 2013, the company has received its funding worth USD 16.7 million from “Info Edge India” and later received several funds from various companies like Sequoia, Vy Capital. Temasek etc. Further, Zomato entered into US market as well by acquiring the American service company called “NexTable”. It has many ups and downs in terms of growth throughout the journey but still stands top in India. The major competitors of Zomato include Just Eat, Swiggy, Lime Tray and Uber Eats
Company Name: College Dunia
Founders: Sahil Chalana
Company Description: Collegedunia.com is the online website started by Sahil Chalana (Delhi Based), BITS Pilani Alumni for the students, parents, and education industry to search about various colleges, courses, admission process, etc. It has almost information on more than 20,000 colleges and 6000 courses in India. In 2016, the company received a funding of $605.8K for its expansion. This website has monthly visitors of around 30million. The major Competitors of College Dunia include Careers 360, Shiksha, College Dekho.
Company Name: Mobikwik
Founders: Bipin Preet Singh and Upasana Taku
Company Description: Mobikwik is a Gurgaon based company that started in 2009 by husband and wife couple Bipin Preet Singh and Upasana Taku. It is a mobile-based payment system where the users can add money into the wallet to make the payments easily. In 2019, it has announced its new partnership with “DT one” to provide its services internationally. Further, it has also started providing services such as offering loans, insurance, and investment advice. Till now, the company has raised funds of over $115 million through its various rounds of funding. The major competitors of Mobikwik include Paytm, Freecharge, Phone Pe and Pay U money.
Company Name: Hike
Founder: Kevin Bharti Mittal
Sector: Social Media
Company Description: Hike is an instant messaging and voice over application launched in 2012 by Kevin Bharti Mittal in Delhi. Though it was launched worldwide the majority of its customers are from India. It raised its first funding from Bharti Enterprises and Softbank group with the worth of $7million.By the end of 2019, it has about over 2million weekly active users. As per the latest news, it’s creating a smart team of employees for establishing a new blockchain economy in 2020. The major competitors of the hike are WhatsApp, Telegram, and WeChat.
Company Name: Gold Seat
Founders: Gaurav Kapahi and Nishchal Khetarpal
Company Description: Gold Seat provides offline unlimited entertainment to passengers during traveling. Gold Seat is based out of Delhi. The business model of Gold Seat is B2B with offering services to B2C. It received initial funding of $3million in June 2018.