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Ex Tiger Global Execs Launches New VC Fund 'Tanglin' with Backing from former Flipkart Execs, others

Ex Tiger Global Execs Launches New VC Fund Tanglin with Backing from former Flipkart Execs, others

  • Ravi Venkatesh and Edwina Yeo Incorporated in Singapore, Tanglin started operations late last year, and is targeting a corpus of $50 million.
  • “India and Southeast Asia have similar macro outlook and are fastgrowing economies with a population which is rapidly adopting a digital lifestyle.
  • Besides Binny Bansal and some former Flipkart executives, other Indian entrepreneurs who have invested in Tanglin venture funds include Makemytrip’s Deep Kalra, Naukri.com’s Sanjeev Bikchandani, TaxiForSure co-founder Aprameya Radhakishna.
  • Named after a residential neighbourhood in Singapore, Tanglin is seeded by Venkatesh and Yeo, both having worked in portfolio management team of Tiger Global, a US-based investment firm that is most fervent backers of the Indian startup boom, which include Flipkart as its early backer.


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