GVFL Limited (formerly Gujarat Venture Finance Limited) is widely regarded as pioneer of Venture capital in India. It is an independent, autonomous Board managed venture finance company based in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.
GVFL ushered in the dawn of venture capital in India. Founded in 1990 at the initiative of the World Bank, GVFL has supported ventures working on the cutting edge of technology as well as encouraged entrepreneurs with innovative ideas.
Over the past two decades GVFL has raised nine venture capital funds which have supported over 105 companies. Unique feature of GVFL’s approach has been its broad-spectrum support to its funded entities that ranges from strategic direction to governance support.
Today, GVFL has divested from over 75% of its portfolio companies with handsome returns.
Today, GVFL has divested from over 70% of its portfolio companies with handsome returns.
GVFL has carved a niche for itself by making marquee investments in early stage companies across sectors through various funds. Looking at the current excitement in the startup ecosystem and leveraging on decades of full investment lifecycle experience in startup investing, GVFL has launched ‘GVFL Emerging Enterprises Fund’. The fund focuses on highly scalable, innovative business models, across, sectors, which use technology as an enabler or differentiator and are backed by credible teams.
GVFL, since its inception has managed nine Venture Funds. The Funds were invested in over 105 technology and growth stage companies. GVFL was a forerunner to support new and untried technology based projects.
GVFL has launched its latest Fund, ‘GVFL Emerging Enterprises Fund’ and is actively scouting for differentiated investment opportunities.
Revolutionizing logistics with a green touch! 🌿 EVIFY secures $1.3M in Pre-Series A funding led by GVFL. Surat-based EV logistics startup EVIFY has raised $
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Market acceptance and visibility of startups have emerged as crucial parameters for funding. Innovations and more viable products stand better chances of survival. Out of
The platform will be an early-stage investment ecosystem builder, bringing all the stakeholders closer and adding value to the start-up’s journey. GVFL, A VENTURE capital (VC)
The fund raised will be used to further research, develop, and enhance Video SDK’s protocols and infrastructure for audio and video conferencing and interactive live
The bioengineered milk startup will use the funds to obtain regulatory approvals to launch in the market, accelerate research and development, and increase production. Zero
The fund raised will be utilized primarily on product development, increasing quality work force and marketing various product lines to spread knowledge about them Zoivane
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GVFL Limited signed an MoU with Gujarat Student Startup and Innovation Hub (i-Hub) in the presence of Hon’ble Shri Jitendra Vaghani, Cabinet Minister for Higher
The MoU would promote innovation and investments across India by leveraging the capabilities of GVFL and LMCP. The MoU was signed by Dr. M.T Chhabria,
GVFL Limited signed an MoU with GUSEC (Gujarat University Startup and Entrepreneurship Council) to work towards strengthening the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Gujarat and across the
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We signed MoU with Ahmedabad University Support Foundation(Venture Studio) to work towards strengthening the Startup ecosystem of Gujarat through research, innovation and investments. The MoU