Nexus Venture Partner Invests R20Cr In TalentSprint
by Charmi Gutka
Hyderabad-based TalentSprint has raised R20Cr in Series A equity funding from Nexus Venture Partners.
As part of this Series A investment Anup Gupta- MD of Nexus Venture Partner will join the company’s board of directors.
Founded by Madhumurty Ronanki, Santanu Paul, and J.A. Chowdary, TalentSprint, an NSDC partner company, offers employability programs to young professionals using experiential learning and iPEARL, its proprietary technology platform.
iPEARL is Interactive Platform for Remote Employability and Learning, a remote classroom initiative. It is a platform built using frugal engineering that allows master trainers at urban locations to conduct life-size, fully-interactive experiential classes with remotely-located trainees in other urban or rural locations.
Sunnyvale, California-based Druva Inc., a cloud-first data protection solution provider, announced receiving $51 million in funding. This round of funding was led by existing investor Sequoia India, along with participation of new investors such as Blue Cloud Ventures, Hercules Capital, and Singapore-based EDBI. Existing investors like Japan’s NTT Finance (financial arm of Japanese telecommunications company Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation), Nexus Venture Partners and Tenaya Capital also contributed to this round.