Ankan Das

Ankan Das

Inc42 Staff

Ankan is an analyst by profession. Bookworm by nature. Quizzer. Blues enthusiast. Football lover. His moto - "Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas" - Marie Curie

[What The Financials] UrbanClap and Housejoy Fight For The Top Spot In Indian On-Demand Service Space

[What The Financials] On-Demand Service Startups UrbanCl...

2015: More than 400 hyperlocal startups. Over 100 startups funded. Approximately $800 Mn in total funding. 2016: Hyperlocal bubble burst.…

The Indian Online Lingerie Triangle: Zivame Bumbles, PrettySecrets Fumbles, Clovia Hustles

[What The Financials] The Indian Online Lingerie Triangl...

Zivame, Clovia, and PrettySecrets are India’s answer to Victoria’s Secret and its ilk (or at least aim to be). But…

With $10.5 Mn in Revenues & 10% Fall In Expenses In FY16-17, financial marketplace startup BankBazaar Is Set To Disrupt Fintech

[What The Financials] With $10.5 Mn In Revenues & 1...

Chennai-based online financial marketplace BankBazaar, which completed 10 years of operations in February 2018, has slowly but surely emerged as…

[What The Financials] With $18.75 Mn In Revenues, Pepperfry Pulls The Chair From Underneath Urban Ladder

[What The Financials] With $18.75 Mn in Revenues, Pepper...

One of the crucial factors for a consumer products company to succeed is the ability to optimise and allocate expenses.…

[What The Financials] FinTech Startup MobiKwik Lost Over $19 Mn In FY16-17 - Rising Competition Chips Away At Profitability

[What The Financials] With Rising Losses Of Over $19 Mn,...

In the Indian digital wallet space, the two names that come to the mind simultaneously are Paytm and MobiKwik. Having…

[What The Financials] With ARR Of $9.30 Mn And CAGR Of 75% - BYJU'S To Breakeven In Less Than 2 Years

[What The Financials] With ARR Of $9.30 Mn And CAGR Of 7...

In March 2018, Edtech startup BYJU’S quietly became India’s first edtech company to enter India’s unicorn club, crossing $1 Bn in…

[What The Financials] $52.7 Mn In Funding And $900K Reve...

With the rush of venture capital investments in Indian fintech over the past few years, sectors like lending, insurance tech,…

Indian Tech Startup Funding Report Q1 2018: $1.17 Bn Invested Across 196 Deals

Indian Tech Startup Funding Report Q1 2018: $1.17 Bn Inv...

“The year 2017 has been about market corrections and this trend is set to continue in 2018.” An overall glance…

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Indian Tech Startup Funding Report Q3 2017: Evidence Of ...

Those who have witnessed the 2015- H1 2017 era of Indian startup ecosystem, understand the way Indian tech startups have…

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Edtech Funding Report [2014-2016]: In An Era Of Busts, E...

Reports are circulating of Finland doing away with its entire student curriculum and people across the world are applauding the…

Indian Startup Late Stage Funding Report 2014-2016: Anal...

Startups largely live and die by the amount of funding received, and over the past few years, there has been…

Indian Startup Funding Report November 2016: The Month o...

The month of November has been one of the least performing months that one could observe in the funding scenario…

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