NIRA is a fintech startup that offers small ticket loans to blue and grey collared workers.

Basic Information

Co-founded by ex-Goldman Sachs colleagues Rohit Sen and Nupur Gupta, NIRA, a fintech startup offering small-ticket loans to blue and grey-collared workers via its mobile app and website. The company offers loans of up to Rs 1 lakh for up to one year, via its app-based credit line. Based on NIRA’s own parameters, it lends to borrowers with a good credit score at lower interest rates. It also lends to those who do not have a credit score and are first-time borrowers. The fintech startup tied up with Federal Bank for loan disbursal. In April, 2020 NIRA closed $2.1 million in Pre-Series A funding round from existing and new angel investors in the UK, Europe, and India. See more

Legal Name

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Shuhari Tech Ventures Private Limited

Headquarters

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Founding Date

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2017

No. of Employees

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41 to 60

Core Team

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1.

Rohit Sen

Co-Founder & CEO

2.

Nupur Gupta

Co-Founder

Funding

Total Funding

$3.1M

Investors

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1.

Techstars