New Delhi: We are pleased to declare successful completion of Virtual Investor Pitch Day season 7, a unique digital platform to identify and showcase early-stage businesses of India. This initiative aimed to institutionalize a model for harnessing the creativity and technical expertise of businesses for the direct benefit of our nation. Virtual Investor Pitch Day Season 7participant were businesses from Edtech, Fintech, Healthtech, Ecommerce, Agrotech, Food, Service, AI, eCommerce, Electrical, Consumer Durable, Banking / NBFC industry. Selection of participation was based on open invitations through various platforms. Participants were shortlisted after various rounds of selections from technical, financial, investment and strategic evaluations. Maximum participant of Virtual Investor Pitch Day was with business between 5 – 10 years. Participants were quick and prompt to share their pitch within 5 minutes of allocated duration. In allocated time limit participant majorly explained their business through industry scope, market size, team skills, finances gap, business strength.
This session successfully developed an ecosystem of facilitators, Venture Capitalist, Global Business Leaders, Government Agencies and beneficiaries. List of shortlisted participants will be released by June 10 2020. Shortlisted participants will avail business acceleration fund, venture fund, angel investment or seed capital, mentorship from global business leaders, Business relations opportunity with Asia, Africa, UK, Europe, USA, program guidance and enrollment process on various initiatives offered by Central/State Government of India. Global Innovation Fund an exclusive fund of Group Inventivepreneur will award innovative businesses with investment support. Under vision 2025 we are expecting to handhold 2500 businesses. Global Innovation Fund will invest 500Mn under this initiative in a variety of industries.
Jury members for Virtual Investor Pitch Day Season 7 were Dr Ritika Yadav, Chairperson – Inventivepreneur Foundation, Dr Anurag Batra, Chairman – Business world, Nilaya Verma, Founder – Primus Venture, Ramesh Dharmaji, Ex-SIDBI, Abhishek Gupta, Chairman – Clean India Venture, Anil Joshi, Partner – Unicorn India Venture, Sanjeev Dev Malik, CMD & Editor in Chief – Asian News Channel.
One participant out of all will be awarded the opportunity to participate in international business exchange programs to be organise at UAE in November 2020 (dates may change only due to covid19)