Unitus Seed Fund is a new $23 million seed-stage investment fund based in Bangalore and Seattle that invests in startups innovating for the masses in India. They help startups “prepare for growth” via seed funding, strategic & operating support, providing critical connections, and securing growth capital.
Based in Bangalore and Seattle, Washington and established in 2012, the program invests in Indian startups that have the potential for large-scale impact on poverty and significantly help those living under $2 a day. It invests in companies which gives significant benefits to the base of the economic pyramid (BOP) population, by providing products and services such as early childhood education, preventive health care, affordable necessities and income-generating opportunities.
USF provides a maximum initial investment size of $100,000 and invests in a wide range of business sectors including livelihoods, education, agriculture, healthcare, ecosystem, innovative technologies, mobile, rural distribution etc.See more