Ankur Capital, Early Stage Venture Capital Investor India, Impact Investor
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Building India

Feeding India

Krishna Kumar and Kunal Prasad, CropIn

Krishna and Kunal are putting agriculture on the cloud

Krishna Kumar & Kunal Prasad

Bangalore, Karnataka
CropIn

Skilling India

Sabarinath C Nair, Skillveri

Sabri is using simulation based training to skill workers.

Sabarinath C Nair

Chennai, Tamilnadu
Skillveri

Feeding India

Sateesh Nakula and Sachin Nandwana, BigHaat

Sateesh and Sachin are making agri-inputs available at farmer's doorstep

Sateesh Nakula and Sachina Nandwana

Bangalore, Karnataka
BigHaat

Healing India

Geetha Manjunath and Nidhi Mathur, Niramai

Geetha and Nidhi use machine learning to enable early breast cancer detection

Geetha Manjunath and Nidhi Mathur

Bangalore, Karnataka
Niramai

Healing India

Jagdeep Gambhir, Karma Healthcare

Jagdeep brings e-healthcare to rural India

Jagdeep Gambhir

Udaipur, Rajasthan
Karma Healthcare

Feeding India

Sai Krishna Popuri and Maheedhar, HealthSutra

Sai & Maheedhar are bringing indigenous climate crops back on table

Sai Krishna Popuri & Maheedhar

Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Health Sutra

Healing India

Parveez Ubed, ERC Eyecare

Parveez brings clear vision for North East

Parveez Ubed

Johrat, Assam
ERC Eyecare

Feeding India

Rajat Gupta, TESSOL

Rajat is reducing food wastage with a cleantech cold chain

Rajat Gupta

Mumbai, Maharashtra
TESSOL

What we do

We're building the future. We partner with founders who dream of being the architects of innovation in agritech, food, health and education. We work with entrepreneurs and provide capital, advice, support, and tools they need to make a difference from the start.
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Who we are

We believe great entrepreneurs coupled with the essential business building blocks leads to great companies. The team not only brings years of operational experience to support entrepreneurs but also brings an extensive network of leading professionals across India to the table. We are here to partner in every way to turn visions into reality.
Rema Subramanian, Partner - Ankur CapitalRitu Verma, Partner - Ankur CapitalKrishnan Neelkantan, Partner - Ankur CapitalKamakshi Rao, Sr. Director - Ankur Capital
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The Trailblazers

These innovations are helping build a new and inclusive India
Portfolio of Ankur Capital
Portfolio of Ankur Capital
Portfolio of Ankur Capital
Portfolio of Ankur Capital
Mobile adoption assistant tool for next billion Indians
“ToBeHealthy” is uniquely positioned where it offers to transform vegetables like Okra, Sweet Potato, Beetroot, Tomato and others into snacks using a unique technology, wherein it preserves 90% of the natural nutrients and fibres.
String Bio has built a cutting-edge platform that delivers cost effective, robust and sustainable solutions for real world problems. Their solution leverages methane, produced from waste or available natural resource to create alternative proteins based value added products.
Cropin is bringing farms on the cloud, where traceability, productivity, predictability and big data is changing century old ways of agriculture. Cropin has developed a cost effective, cloud-based pay-as-you-go platform that digitizes, assembles and structures farm data, enabling real-time insights.
Suma Agro is the first manufacturer of humate based products in India and brings in cutting edge R&D technology to its products. Their flagship product Humicas is a concentrated water-soluble liquid organic soil nutrient and conditioner.
Skillveri has introduced cutting edge training simulator technology for welding, painting and will be introducing products for other industrial skills in the near future.
ERC Eye Care, an upper Assam-based provider of low cost eye care services in the north east, has been among the first to have spotted this huge opportunity. ERC Eyecare’s dream is to bring world class eye hospitals and eye care services to the entire north-east
Karma Healthcare uses a hybrid telemedicine model to provide affordable, reliable and quality primary healthcare to base of pyramid communities in Rajasthan – a model that is inherently scalable and replicable in other parts of India.
TESSOL is solving the problems of post-harvest farm-gate storage, intercity/intracity distribution of frozen products and last mile retailer requirements with its flagship product ““PLUGnCHILL”.
BigHaat is introducing greater transparency in agri input consumption by connecting farmers to verified suppliers directly and reducing travel periods required to procure their desired products
Niramai Health Analytix has developed a new cancer screening tool, called Thermalytix, that uses machine intelligence overlaid on thermography images to enable a low cost, easy to use, portable solution requiring minimal human supervision.
Health Sutra, a Fountainhead Foods brand, has been reimagining indigenous grains to bring in a new and exciting way to healhty eating and a healthier lifestyle. Healthsutra has a basket of value-added packaged foods based on millets like jowar, ragi, bajra and yellow jowar
Agricx strives to streamline the quality assessment process with its user-friendly mobile application that uses computer vision and artificial intelligence yielding objective, accurate and faster quality assessment, while saving costs at all levels of supply chain and for all stakeholders
Working directly with over 1500 farmers,Carmel has developed a world class integrated supply chain to deliver traceable, organic, functional herbs to the world under its brands - Flavoherbs and Truu
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