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Exclusive: Cross Border Angels & Mentors closes several funding rounds post its flagship conference

Posted on Monday April 24, 2017

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CBA, Cross Border Angels & Mentors, an international investment club dedicated to facilitating cross border investments with investors from various countries have closed several funding rounds in startups that were present in its flagship conference Startup India Rocks 2016. CBA is a part of Scaale Group, a growth catalyst with global presence. Startup India Rocks

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InnCube – Co-working Space based out in Beijing

Posted on Sunday April 09, 2017

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Kaushal Chokshi , Founder and President of Scaale Group&Cross Border Angels(CBA), visited InnCube , a Co-working Space and had a deep talk with Kevin Qin, the founder of InnCube Space in Beijing on April 7. Both of them exchanged ideas on the cross-border page for helping overseas growth innovation startups entering China and Chinese companies

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Exclusive: Cross Border Angels commits $500K into eight startups

Posted on Tuesday April 04, 2017

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Cross Border Angels (CBA), the investment network started by US-based Scaale Group three years ago, has committed to invest at least $500,000 (Rs 3.3 crore) in eight Indian startups, a top executive told VCCircle. “We are looking if we can raise our investment commitment to as much as $1 million,” said Mandar Gadkari, who heads

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Startup of the week | Stelae Technologies- Transforming Unstructured Content using AI

Posted on Tuesday February 14, 2017

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This one startup is transforming unstructured content such as those in PDF, Word, ASCII formats into a structured, searchable and indexable output. So why does Stelae Technologies make it to AIM’s startup of the week? Because it is using artificial intelligence in doing so. The output of the unstructured content as processed by the company’s

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Bizlab selects six Indian companies for the second season of its programme in Bengaluru

Posted on Wednesday January 11, 2017

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Bizlab, European plane-maker Airbus‘ aerospace business accelerator, has selected six Indian companies for the second season of its programme in Bengaluru. The company started the initiative in March 2015 and has facilities in Toulouse and Hamburg, apart from Bengaluru. A total of 137 applicants from nine countries participated in the latest season. Seven companies-five from

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Business Development Leader Joins International Investment Organizations

Posted on Wednesday November 02, 2016

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Sara Hand, the CEO of Bradenton’s Spark Growth, recently joined Scaale Group and Cross Border Angels & Investors as a regional development partner. Scaale Group is a venture resource organization that provides global expansion services for companies through sales, capital, talent, infrastructure and more. As a Scaale partner, Hand will attend and participate in the finale of Startup India

Pitch2CBA Canarias coverage

Posted on Thursday October 13, 2016

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La Vanguardia (newspaper): Source : Lavanguardia “Canarias looks for talent and innovative opportunities with a new investment netork” National TV2 (Spain): Marta Emerson, VP at Scaale is interviewed by Marc Vidal on national TV2, program #Economia de Future (Economy of Future) about the “FFF” round of founding. Source: rtve Expansión (Spain) Marta Emerson, VP at

Why Indian angel investors are backing startups from the US to Estonia

Posted on Tuesday September 27, 2016

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In June last year, Estonian startup Comfee raised seed funding from a group of investors that included India’s Dewang Neralla, a former director at Financial Technologies India Ltd who backed the venture as part of the Cross Borders Angels (CBA) network. Comfee, now called FlipFlic, makes a solar-powered device that automates the functioning of the

Why Indian angel investors are backing startups from the US to Estonia

Posted on Monday September 26, 2016

Internal Release

In June last year, Estonian startup Comfee raised seed funding from a group of investors that included India’s Dewang Neralla, a former director at Financial Technologies India Ltd who backed the venture as part of the Cross Borders Angels (CBA) network. Comfee, now called FlipFlic, makes a solar-powered device that automates the functioning of the

Cross Border Angels closes two seed deals with Estonian, Valley-based firms

Posted on Sunday September 18, 2016

Internal Release

Cross Border Angels, an angel network created with the explicit purpose of facilitating angel investments across borders, has just closed two seed deals with Estonian smart devicemaker Comfee and Silicon Valley-based investor platform TrustedInsight. CBA is the seed investing arm of San Francisco venture resource firm the Scaale Group, founded by Kaushal Chokshi, an Indian

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Smart home startup Comfee raises €125 000

Posted on Sunday September 18, 2016

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Estonian smart home startup Comfee finishes a seed funding round receiving investments from Estonia, India and UK. The company aiming to revolutionize window blind automation heads next to their main target market, United States. Estonian Buildit hardware accelerator alumni Comfee announces closing a €80 000 seed round. The investors participating on the round included CrossBorderAngels,

Banker and entrepreneur join hands to build 14 Square a platform for serviced apartments

Posted on Wednesday September 07, 2016

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If you’re a jetsetter and used to living out of a suitcase most days of the week, then the idea of serviced rooms and apartments may not be new to you. However, the concept is still quite new in India. Being business travellers, both Gaurang Chandarana and Prashant were used to staying at different destinations

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Why this family businessman created a venture fund for internet startups

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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Promoter-shareholder of Patni Group, Amit Patni comes from a lineage that has seen different stages of digital ecosystem. “My father and his brothers had started Patni computers in the 1970s. We were one of the pioneers in the information technology space across the board,” he says. Over the decades the company grew to close to

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YS Exclusive: Finnish EdTech startup Claned raises EUR 1.3m to expand India operations

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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CLANED, a Tekes funded startup based out of Helsinki, has raised a EUR 1.3 million round led by Indian CBA (Cross Border Angels and Investors) members. CBA is an international investor network. This round of funding will help the venture leverage their network and roll out their operations in India. Vesa Perala, Founder of Claned,

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Why this edutech company pivoted after training over 20,000 students

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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The education sector today is packed with several edutech startups that aim to make learning easier. Edgefxkits aims to be slightly different from the crop. Established in 1997 as ‘Orbit,’ they have trained thousands of engineering students in the areas of electrical, electronics, and communication. It was in late 2011 that the team decided to

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Startup India Rocks, Goa

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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Scaale, a VC Group headquartered in four key markets of SF, London, Barcelona and Mumbai has worked with 500+ companies around the world, with offices in 13 cities globally and a team of 300+ international professionals. Scaale’s mission is to strategically work with companies and support them in becoming micro-multinationals by leveraging on its global

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We Are At Startup India Rocks GOA, And Here’s What We’re Gonna Do

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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As we had already announced, we will be covering Startup India Rocks Goa LIVE, in all possible heck of those formats present on earth — live blogs, live streaming (limited sections), live photo ops and lots of other stuff. So here’s a brief of what and how we are gonna do. To start with, I,

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Ashwin Sanzgiri, VP- Capital Group, Scaale, Talks About India’s First Global Startup Event !

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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Scaale Inc, a Venture Resource group headquartered in San Francisco, is launching India’s First Ever Global Startup Event this year in Goa! Startup India Rocks, Goa is scheduled on 7th & 8th October 2015 at the beautiful Leela Goa. We spoke with Mr. Ashwin Sanzgiri, Vice-President – Capital Group, Scaale: “Scaale Inc is a VC

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Startup India Rocks Comes to Goa Bringing Investors from Round the Globe

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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Scaale, a VC Group headquartered in four key markets of San Francisco, London, Barcelona and Mumbai is organizing India’s first ever global startup event this year in Goa called Startup India Rocks. The event is scheduled on 7th & 8th October 2015 at Leela Hotel. The two-day event is the first of its kind in

Goa-based startup only Indian winner at international summit

Posted on Friday June 24, 2016

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PANAJI: In 2009, two IIT-Kanpur graduates, with successful stints at DRDO, threw all wisdom out of the window and chose not-so-IT-savvy Goa as the base for their geospatial mapping startup. Transerve Technologies, on Thursday, became the only Indian startup to win at India’s first-ever international startup summit, held at a South Goa resort, and which