Startup news and updates: daily roundup (June 9, 2023)

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Startup news and updates: daily roundup (June 9, 2023)

Friday June 09, 2023,

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NSDC, Burlington sign MoU to support international mobility of Indian Workforce

Burlington English, a provider of innovative language learning solutions, has collaborated with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) for skill development in specific careers. This partnership aims to empower individuals to improve their language proficiency in a manner alignment with the National Occupational Standards (NOS) set by NSDC

This partnership centres around facilitating skill development in key domains from business management and administratio to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

L-R Shreshta Sharma, Ajay Kumar Raina-Director & COO, NSDC International, Amit Baveja- Chief Business Officer, Burlington India, Samreen Ghauri, Mandeep Singh Warraich.

L-R Shreshta Sharma, Ajay Kumar Raina-Director & COO, NSDC International, Amit Baveja- Chief Business Officer, Burlington India, Samreen Ghauri, Mandeep Singh Warraich

Tata Motors Finance inks strategic partnership with CJ Darcl Logistics

Tata Motors Finance, an NBFC in the vehicle finance industry, has entered into a strategic partnership with CJ Darcl Logistics Ltd, a logistics solutions provider, to extend Rs 125 crore limit for various facilities, including vehicle operating lease, invoice financing and fuel financing.

According to the company's statement, the operating lease facility will equip CJ Darcl Logistics with the necessary resources to strengthen its fleet capacity, enabling it to deploy Tata Motors Limited (TML) vehicles under its business, efficiently manage its fuel expenditure, streamline working capital, and meet the growing demand for its logistics service offerings.

Intangles’ projects 4X revenue growth in FY24, witnessed AR growth of over 133%

Intangles Lab, a digital twin solutions provider, said its annual revenue grew over 133% in the last fiscal year, and that it services 100,000 vehicles.

The company said it attracted more than 17,000 fleet operators, with an addition of approximately 800 fleet operators each month. The company processes six billion sensory data points daily.

With operations spanning 17 countries, including the Middle East, APAC, South East Asia, Europe, South America, USA, and Canada, Intangles Lab boasts a network of over 14 enterprise and OEM partners.

Xebia appoints Keith Landis as CMO

Xebia, a global IT consultancy and software development company, has appointed Keith Landis as its Global Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Landis will be based out of Philadelphia, US and lead marketing globally.

Xebia is growing its presence in the US, along with expanding its office in Atlanta, Georgia.

Landis brings deep and diverse experience of over two decades in the IT and consulting industries. Recently, he served as the CMO of Persistent Systems where he led and transformed all aspects of the global marketing and communication functions.

Broadband India Forum appoints Shivnath Thukral, Director and Head Public Policy, India at Meta, as Vice President

Broadband India Forum (BIF), an independent policy forum and think-tank responsible for the development and enhancement of the entire broadband ecosystem in India, has appointed Shivnath Thukral, Director and Head of Public Policy at Meta, as its new Vice President. With his extensive experience and expertise in public policy, Thukral will play a pivotal role in driving BIF's mission to promote high-quality broadband connectivity across the country.


“With his extensive experience and skills in various projects and assignments, we are confident that he will bring valuable contributions to BIF's growth and success and take it to the next level of excellence," said T.V. Ramachandran, President of Broadband India Forum.

(The story will be updated throughout the day with the latest news.)

Edited by Kanishk Singh