The Oasis Fund invests in commercially viable companies that deliver essential goods and services which directly benefit low income communities by providing access to affordable housing, healthcare, education, financial services, energy, livelihood opportunities, water, sanitation and the like. Oasis is global in its scope and uses both debt and equity instruments to support the growth of ventures in its diversified portfolio. Bamboo Finance is the Geneva based advisory firm for Oasis.
Ventureast is one of the few early-stage fund managers in India. With over $150 million under management the company enables start-ups in IT, Healthcare and Life Sciences.
Ventureast likes to partner with driven individuals with big ideas. As a team they are excited by cutting-edge technologies that address big needs. They are willing to take the plunge with new ideas and provide expert commercializing skills by building strong teams. To turn good ideas into commercial successes they have in the past utilized an extensive network of industry and academia leaders. Their efforts have facilitated industry-leading enterprises and made wealthy individuals.
Aavishkaar looks for start-ups and functioning enterprises that impact the average rural or semi-urban Indian. These startups and enterprises either increase income in or provide valuable goods or services to rural and semi-urban India.
Tata Capital Innovations Fund
Tata Capital Innovations Fund has been registered with SEBI as a domestic venture capital fund under the SEBI Regulations. The Fund focuses predominantly on technology led innovations which represent breakthrough, fundamental/incremental change in technology or process. It is a sector agnostic fund and can invest across all stages.
International Finance Corporation
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is the largest global development institution focused exclusively on the private sector. They help developing countries achieve sustainable growth by financing investment, mobilizing capital in international financial markets, and providing advisory services to businesses and governments. In FY12, their investments reached an all-time high of more than $20 billion, leveraging the power of the private sector to create jobs, spark innovation, and tackle the world’s most pressing development challenges.