ISB Investment Network

Dubbed as the fastest growing startup ecosystem in the world, India is witnessing exciting times in entrepreneurship. The current expanse of the startup camp and the projections of future growth evidently express the need for support from the community in terms of both resources and mentorship. Committed to building a stronger entrepreneurial ecosystem, ISB is taking a step towards bridging the needs of early-stage startups and investors through ISB Investment network.

ISB Investment Network is an organized effort to bring together budding entrepreneurs and existing and potential angel investors from the ISB community including alumni, faculty, staff and board members, who are keen on promoting entrepreneurship and being part of the growing start-up scene in India.

The network will provide members with a formal platform to collaborate and facilitate investment in high-quality emerging ventures. Investments will be focused on seed and early stage startups that display unique and scalable propositions along with being backed by strong teams.The investment size for seed stage will be in the range of INR 25lakhs –INR 1 Cr per venture and for growth stage ventures the investment can range from INR 6 Cr - INR 20 Cr per venture.

The network will comprise of 50 active participants at the seed stage funding level and 20 active participants at the growth stage funding level. ISB will serve as a knowledge partner and actively support the network through its students and faculty.

ISB Investment Network is an initiative of DLabs, a not-for-profit company registered under the (Indian) Companies Act, 2013 designed towards promotion of incubation and acceleration in the start-up ecosystem in India. We are privileged to have the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad as a knowledge partner of DLabs in this initiative.