Funding in Q4 of FY 2013-14 of technology related companies in India was robust. Over Rs. 2500 crores was raised by these companies. Delhi/NCR tops the list with the amount of funding over 800 crores with Mumbai and Bangalore in 2nd and 3rd place respectively. However, the funding received by different cities is not directly […]
With the high likelihood of NDA coming to power in the 16th Lok Sabha, economists and business professionals are trying to decipher the covert and overt messages in the BJP manifesto. Overtly, the BJP opposes FDI in retail, which is not surprising as traders are a core constituency of BJP. However, Modi is known to […]
Mobile Payments/Digital Wallet space is one of the most crowded space. A number of players from different domains are entering the fray, each relying on their own strengths. The competitors in the fray are Internet Giants like Google, Digital Payment Networks like Visa, startups like CitrusPay, telecom operators like Airtel and retailers like Starbucks and […]
The number of reasons why startups leave India are many – complex regulations and taxation laws, paperwork, poor IP protection, higher tax rates, favourable laws, large markets and higher valuations to companies based abroad.
Dave Rade became the CFO of Frito-Lays in 1998 and served as CFO and later senior vice president till 2010. He is widely considered as a person who changed the work profile of a CFO from a pigeonholed finance role to a broader role as a strategic partner. In an interview to Delloite, he provides […]