Pune is picking up as a startup hub in India. Last month, we launched the "Pune Startup Pulse" and got an amazing response for it (report in the pipeline). Many startups are coming to pace in the region and in an announcement today, Helion, a $600 million India focused fund is recognizing this and conducting an event in Pune on April 24th. The theme is - ‘Building World Class Technology Companies’ and the event will be held at Le Meridien, Pune between 5pm & 8pm.YourStory is also conducting a Workshop on Demystifying the termsheet with valuation with Anand Lunia of India Quotient on April 26th in Pune.
At the Helion event, investors from Helion along with top management of scaled technology businesses like Persistent, Quickheal, Pubmatic, and founders of young funded startups such as Dhingana, Seclore will address the meet. The participants during this conference will be exposed to panel discussions, investors talk, open house and networking opportunities.
Speaking of Pune’s startup culture Mr. Sanjeev Aggarwal, Co-founder, Helion said, "Over the last one year, we have seen many quality start-ups originating from Pune. The start-up activity has predominantly been technology oriented and increasingly we are seeing entrepreneurs from this region tackling global problems and coming up with innovative solutions."
Register for the Helion event here [April 24]