Makemytrip articles

  • Taking 10,000 steps a day will make you fit, says startup Stepathlon

    Ravi Krishnan and Shane Bilsborough founded Stepathlon last year — a race around the virtual world, where participants are encouraged to walk atleast 10,000 steps a day. Currently a B2C format, Ravi & Shane claim to have already worked with 143 corporates such as Mahindra & Mahindra, Godrej Group, MakeMyTrip, HDFC Bank, HUL, United Breweries, Sony and Park Hotels across 132 cities.

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  • Summary of PE exits from Indian start-ups in Q2 ‘13

    Private Equity firms obtained exit routes for their investments in 29 Indian companies during the quarter ended June 2013, up 38% over the 21 exits in the same period a year ago, says data from Venture Intelligence, a research service focused on private company financials, transactions and valuations in India. The exit volumes were also 21% higher than that in the in the immediate previous quarter (which had witnessed 24 exits). Of the divestitures during the latest quarter, 21 represented complete exits; the remainder partial ones.

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