Claris Capital Limited
Claris Venture Capital looks for innovative ideas that can create a fast scaling profitable business on the basis of solving widely prevalent problems in an efficient manner. We work closely with passionate founders and companies that have a strong technology backbone, in areas of HealthTech, Consumer, Fintech and Logistics.
Our strengths are team-building, identifying opportunities, management expertise and mentoring. We typically engage with start-ups in a pre-Series A to Series A cycle. We understand the unique challenges of early stage companies and what they need to take the next big leap of evolution, supplementing their vision with our experience.
Porter is an intra city logistics aggregation tech platform. The company operates across 6 cities and allows retail as well as enterprise clients to book from a fleet of 15,000+ 2-wheelers, 3-wheeler tempos, mini trucks and pickup trucks.
QualSights offers an AI-based visual qualitative research tool to generate consumer insight at a global scale. It enables businesses to observe and analyse customers as they shop or consume products, conduct video interviews or focus groups, and enhance in-person fieldwork.
Kitli is a California-based food and beverage company operating food carts selling authentic Indian tea and snacks in the Silicon Valley-Bay Area region.
M Kraft offers exclusive Indian tableware and other home décor items using stone, brass, wood etc, sourced from local Indian artisans, under the brand Serein.
Vital is building a new-age health insurance company from the ground up. Vital offers a digital first health cover that is comprehensive, personalized, rewarding, and affordable. Vital has developed a personalisation layer for recommending the right product to the customers, and for converting annual premiums into monthly subscription offering.
Melorra is an online-first lightweight fast fashion gold and diamond jewellery brand, designing affordable and trendy jewellery for everyday wear. Melorra launches new jewellery design collections in line with the global fashion trends week on week.
Healofy offers India’s largest social platform for pregnancy and parenting that helps like-minded parents to discover content and connect in multiple languages. Currently focused on pregnancy and 0-3 years of early motherhood for monetization, Healofy has built a community-led conversational D2C commerce model with a branded portfolio of products catering this 45 months cycle which provides a very efficient predictability of timeline led spend.
Snapmint is a Buy Now Pay Later platform that allows users to purchase various products on an instalment basis without credit cards. It provides consumer financing for mobiles, electronics, appliances, and many other lifestyle products.
Fireside focuses on early stage investments in consumer brands. The fund invests in new brands in segments such as superfoods, personalized beauty, fashion, personal care, etc.
Kae is a sector agnostic venture capital fund. The fund invests in companies that leverage technology to bring about innovative solutions for the existing gaps in markets. Focus areas include B2B commerce & logistics, SaaS, blockchain, IoT, AI & ML enabled products, enterprise tech, ed-tech, fintech, direct-to-consumer mass market brands, etc.
IIMJobs.com is an online job board for mid-level, senior-level and CXO-level management positions in fields such as finance, consulting, business process outsourcing, technology, and sales and marketing. Claris Capital exited this investment in an acquisition of the company by Info Edge (India) Ltd, the owner of India’s biggest online job portal Naukri.com.
KiViHealth is a practice/clinic management platform which allows doctors to generate digital prescriptions. It also offers a patient-centric digital healthcare management information system along with features including a digital health timeline, home blood collection services, home delivery of medicines, health analytics & dashboard etc. Claris Capital exited this investment in an acquisition of the company by NetMeds, which is one of India’s leading online pharmacy and healthcare product marketplaces.
Wotu is an online marketplace for food & beverage commodities such as grains, pulses, meat, poultry, dairy products, etc. It caters to a range of businesses from standalone restaurants and cafes to large hotel chains. Claris Capital exited this investment in an acquisition of the company by Zomato, India’s largest food-tech platform.