Previously few years, startups have obtained plenty of consideration from Bollywood celebrities. This isn’t simply to be the face of the upcoming product however to additionally spend money on their mission. Celebrities from the Indian Movie business to athletes, everyone seems to be benefiting from the chance.
The rising startup tradition in India with the freshness of concepts and strategy has made it inconceivable for celebrities to not spend money on them.
These are the main Bollywood actresses from the Indian Movie business which have invested in an array of startups.
In 2019, Deepika Padukone invested within the yogurt firm Epigamia. For her latest investments, the actress invested within the studying and neighborhood platform FrontRow. Becoming a member of by marquee traders like Lightspeed and Elevation Capital (SAIF Companions) to take a position $3.2 million within the startup.
Katrina Kaif has invested an undisclosed quantity in trend and wonder e-commerce platform Nykaa. Final yr, Katrina had launched her personal magnificence line, Kay Magnificence, on Nykaa. Earlier in March, Nykaa had raised ₹100 crores from current investor Steadview Capital. It once more raised ₹67 crores from Steadview Capital in Could.
As disclosed final month, Alia Bhatt has made a private funding in main omnichannel life-style retailer, Nykaa by way of a secondary transaction for an undisclosed quantity.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan just lately turned angel investor in an funding together with her mom, Vrinda KR. The duo invested ₹ 50 Lakh every in Bengaluru-based environmental intelligence startup Ambee.
Madhuri Dixit has just lately invested in Vishal Gondal’s wearable expertise startup, GOQii. The corporate focuses on wearable health expertise and private health coaching for its prospects.
Shilpa Shetty Kundra
Shilpa Shetty Kundra had invested ₹1.6 crores within the FMCG startup Mamaearth which produces and sells skincare, haircare, and babycare merchandise. Mamaearth was based by Varun and Ghazal Alagh in 2015. She has additionally invested in Group Residence Consumers, marking it as her first actual property funding.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Priyanka Chopra Jonas has invested in alternate school training startup Holberton College and courting app Bumble. San Francisco-based Holberton College was based in 2015 by Julien Barbier, Rudy Rigot, and Sylvain Kalache as a project-based different to school for the subsequent era of software program engineers. Bumble was based by Whitney Wolfe Herd in December 2011 and is focusing on the feminine viewers through which Priyanka made an funding in 2018.
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