Sourav Ganguly & Moksh Sports Ventures Invest in Mumbai Start-up Flickstree
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Industry Watch | July 20, 2017 | News
Moksh Sports Ventures Flickstree Sourav Ganguly Moksh Events
The Mumbai-based start-up, Flickstree, is a tech-entertainment company, started by three entrepreneurs Saurabh Singh, Rahul Jain and Nagender Sangra in 2014. Its proprietary algorithm was made live in the form of a web and app-based platform in August 2016. The machine-learning-powered technology makes movie and video recommendations to users, based on their preferences and consumption patterns.
In the latest development for the start-up, former Indian National Cricket Team Captain Sourav Ganguly has reportedly participated in its seed investment round worth INR 3 crore, along with other institutional investors like Venture Catalysts that took the lead, along with Moksh Sports Ventures.
Talking about it, Vijay Bokadia, Co-founder, Moksh Sports Ventures & Director, Moksh Events commented, “For us as well, this is really a great opportunity and we surely feel Flickstree will be really a big thing to talk about in the near future, as digital has been the flavour of the decade. We are looking at diversification as well apart form the core event business and surely feel it will bring lot of value to our core business of events."
The Mumbai-based start-up, Flickstree, is a tech-entertainment company, started by three entrepreneurs: Saurabh Singh, Rahul Jain and Nagender Sangra in 2014.