Digital and Technology

Mobile and Internet penetration in India is increasing at a rapid clip across the urban and rural populace. Combined with the robust growth of the Indian economy, this will result in significant value over the next decade (and beyond) being driven by innovation.

Avendus Capital's Digital & Technology group focuses on businesses that leverage technology to facilitate a step change to how consumers and enterprises engage within their ecosystems.

The firm's extensive experience in the sector and global network allows it to offer services across the entire spectrum of Mergers & Acquisitions, PE Syndication, Structured Finance, and Equity Capital Market related products. The firm has taken a knowledge driven approach to offer its advisory services backed by in-depth research and frequent publications on the Indian Digital & Technology sector

The firm's Digital and Technology group has in-depth understanding , an unparalleled track record and strong competence across the following sub-sectors:
  • Internet & Mobile Businesses

    E-commerce, online travel, online services, mobile transaction platforms

  • Payments Technology and Processing Businesses

  • Digital Content, Classifieds and Digital Advertising Technology

  • Enterprise Software, SAAS and Technology Platforms

  • Communication & Networking Technology

To know more about the Digital Media & Technology Group, write to dm-tech@avendus.com.

Key Transactions

June '17
Avendus Capital advises Unbxd on its Series C financing led by Eight Roads Ventures with participation from existing investors
May '17
Avendus Capital advises Swiggy on its USD 80 million fundraising led by Naspers, with participation from existing investors
April '17
Avendus Capital advises SVG Media on its acquisition by Dentsu Aegis Network
March '17
Avendus Capital advises MarketsandMarkets on its USD 56 million fund-raise led by FTV Capital
February '17
Avendus Capital advises TechProcess on its acquisition by Ingenico Group
January '17
Avendus Capital advises Amagi Media Labs on its fundraising from Emerald Media and Premji Invest
October, 2016
Avendus Capital advises Dailyhunt (Verse Innovation) on its Series D fund raise from ByteDance.
September, 2016
Avendus Capital advises Swiggy on its Series D financing led by Bessemer Venture Partners with participation from existing investors.
September, 2016
Avendus Capital advises BYJU’s on it’s fund-raise from Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and existing investors.
September, 2016
Avendus Capital advises Lenskart on its fundraising from Premji Invest.
July, 2016
Avendus Capital advises Jabong on its acquisition by Flipkart’s Myntra unit.
July, 2016
Avendus Capital advises BookMyShow on its Series C funding of INR 5,500 mn (USD 80 mn) from Stripes Group and existing investors Network18, Accel Partners and SAIF Partners.
June, 2016
Lendingkart Group raises 205 crore (USD 32mn) in Series B Funding from Bertelsmann India Investments (BII), Darrin Capital Management and existing investors - Mayfield India, Saama Capital and India Quotient.
January, 2016
Avendus Capital advises CarTrade on its INR 9500 MN ($145 MN) fund raise.
July, 2015
Avendus Capital advises Pepperfry on its $100 million Series D funding from Goldman Sachs, Zodius Capital and existing investors.
July, 2015
Avendus Capital advises Bluestone on its $16 million Series C fund raise from IvyCap, Accel, Dragoneer and existing investors
July, 2015
Avendus Capital advises Saavn on its $100 Mn fund raise led by Tiger Global
April, 2015
Avendus Capital advises Quikr on its $150 mn fund raise from Tiger Global Management, Investment AB and Steadview
March, 2015
Avendus Capital advises Taxi For Sure on its merger with Ola
January, 2014
Avendus Capital advises Valyoo Technologies on its Series C fund raise led by TPG Growth
January, 2015
Avendus Capital advises ShopClues.com on its $100 Mn fund raise led by Tiger Global
February, 2015
Avendus Capital advises Freecharge on its $80 mn fund raise from Valiant Capital, Tybourne Capital and existing investors
April, 2015
Avendus Capital advises FirstCry.com on its fund raise from New Enterprise Associates to close overall Series D at USD 36 million
February, 2015
Avendus Capital advises FirstCry.com on its $26 million fund raise from Valiant Capital Partners and existing investors
February, 2015
Avendus Capital advises Culture Machine on its $18 Mn fund raise from Tiger Global and existing investors
November, 2014
Avendus Capital advises Financial Software and Systems (FSS) on its INR 350 crore fund raise from Premji Invest
September, 2014
Avendus Capital advises Quikr on its $60 Mn fund raise from Tiger Global Management and current investors
August, 2014
Avendus Capital advises Taxi For Sure on their Series C financing from Accel Partners US, Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners India and Helion Venture Partners

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