100X startup investments are paying off with investors who have written the follow on funding cheques. 100X portfolio startups have raised $43.3 mn to date. 100X mission is to remove the barriers to access to credible deals and make them accessible to a wider pool of investor groups.
It has now announced its first annual investor knowledge summit, taking place in Mumbai on March 10th, 2022. In less than 24 hours the event saw a record number of 270+ investors RSVP to attend the 100X Investor Summit. 100X Investor Summit will see participation from Investors including Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) arms and Family Offices, over and above HNIs and VCs.
“We have invested in multiple startups from 100X portfolio and are impressed with the eye of selection 100X team has. We are delighted to engage face to face with the team in India at their upcoming summit!” – Hershel Mehta, Co-Founder, 2am VC.
The event aims at giving investors delegates unique access to technology and investment trends and also emerging entrepreneurs of India. Successful VC thought leaders from the startup world will be seen sharing their thoughts on multiple topics. It starts with a workshop on investing and iSAFE notes followed by speaker sessions by thought leaders throughout the day.
“An idea like 100X has never been attempted before in India. The scale, the magnitude of impact 100X can bring to India was exciting for me to jump ships. It was not just creating wealth but a meaningful outcome to shape the lives of entrepreneurs with exponential thinking, growth with capital, and education at scale. Some of the angel investors who have invested in 100X portfolio startups believe it is a much-awaited and required conference. The team has the eye and capability for picking winners amongst an ocean of startups.” – Anoop Mathur, Founder CORE Media.
The pace of growth at 100X, commitment with portfolios give investors ample opportunities to invest incredible deals. Venture Capital is a 1% business hence 100X evaluates thousands of deals before they invest in a few. Ninad Karpe, Partner 100x.vc said “We invest in moonshot ideas and help founders with exponential thinking. Now we are experiencing a network effect kicking in with 100X portfolio companies alumni who are helping the new cohort of startups by sharing their learnings on fundraising and business development.”
The fund has been on the mission of improving access to early-stage capital, educating investors, and building an India-focused startup community since 2019. The summit is designed to inspire exponential thinking.