Stride Ventures leads Rs 17-crore debt round in Pocket Aces

Stride will be a strategic partner in Pocket Aces'' growth journey with its customised offerings and deep relationships across banks and corporates, a statement said... Read More


Stride Ventures raises Rs 85 crore from SIDBI

Stride will deploy the funds through its maiden fund - Stride Venture India Debt Fund I, which marked its first close in November 2019 and is in the last stages of its final close, the company said in a statement.... Read More


We want a long-term strategic partnership with startups we fund: Ishpreet Gandhi

It is an exciting time for venture debt, as an asset class. Its growth is set to see an acceleration, as valuations and equity cheques slide... Read More


Stride Ventures leads $2M debt round in Sugar Cosmetics

Stride Ventures has led a debt round of $2 million in Sugar Cosmetics. The venture debt fund said it has partnered with an Indian private bank for this deal... Read More

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VCpreneur EP17: Ishpreet Gandhi – Decoding venture debt

In this episode, Ishpreet Gandhi, Founder & Managing Partner @Stride Ventures, joins our host Digjay, to talk about the rise of venture debt as a funding alternative for startups... Read More


Stride Ventures to fund 10-15 startups by March 2021

Stride Ventures has already sanctioned Rs 115 crore worth of debt funding across 10 startups in the country including SUGAR Cosmetics, Miko and HomeLane... Read More

Homelane Raises Rs 60 Crore Bridge Round From Stride Ventures And Existing Investors

HomeLane recorded Rs 230.4 crore operating revenues (unaudited) for the year ended March 31, 2020, a growth of 130% over its revenues of Rs. 99.95 crore during the previous fiscal......Read More

Robotics Leader Miko Raises 23Cr In Pre-Series B Round Led By Stride Ventures

Stride Ventures has focused on investing in growth-stage startups that have the potential to disrupt through innovation and technology across sectors. ......Read More

Ishpreet Gandhi, Stride Ventures on the emerging role of Venture Debt in the startup Ecosystem

After completing his MBA from Delhi School of Economics, Ishpreet worked with many banks like – Kotak Mahindra, IFDC, and Citibank among others.... Read More

Why start-ups are making a beeline for venture debt

Obtaining it is easier and quicker than venture capital, and it stems dilution of equity stake As venture capitalists (VCs) become increasingly chary.....Read More

Stride Ventures invests Rs 15 crore in ZipLoan

Stride Ventures on Wednesday said it has provided a debt fund of Rs 15 crore to ZipLoan, a technology-enabled lending platform that provides loans ..... Read More

Troubles in startup land

Plans made awry by a Covid-19-affected economy, startups will have to rethink their survival kit to emerge from this crisis without too much damage... Read More

Used bikes marketplace CredR secures debt funding from Stride Ventures

Mumbai-based Incredible Technologies, which owns online motorcycle platform CredR, has raised an undisclosed amount in a debt funding round from... Read More

Stride Ventures marks first close of ₹500 crore venture debt fund

Stride Ventures, which provides loans to startups, said on Monday that it has raised ₹100 crore to mark the first close of its maiden venture debt fund... Read More

E14: Ishpreet Singh Gandhi (Founder & Managing Partner, Stride Ventures)

Stride Ventures, a venture-debt fund focused on lending to growth-stage startups with investments in companies such as Bira and … Read More

Two-wheeler marketplace CredR raises debt funding from Stride Ventures

BENGALURU: Used two-wheeler marketplace CredR owned by Incredible Technologies Limited has secured an undisclosed round of debt funding ... Read More

LetsTransport raises Rs10 crore from Stride Ventures

The start-up will use the funds to scale up their operations and network so as to help streamline urban logistics for enterprises in the current times... Read More

Ag-tech start-ups eye venture debt as quick fix to meet funding needs

As raising capital becomes tough in the prevailing economic situation triggered by Covid pandemic, more agri-tech start-ups are looking at venture debt financing... Read More

Stride Ventures infuses second round of debt in agritech startup Stellapps

Stride Ventures on Wednesday said it has invested in Stellapps Technologies, an agritech startup that offers a full stack internet of things (IoT) solution... Read More

How venture debt is becoming the go-to option for many startups

The Covid-19-forced lockdown and the resultant sluggishness in the economy have spurred startup entrepreneurs to... Read More

Bulk MRO raises ₹25-crore debt funding led by Stride Ventures

Bulk MRO is a technology platform that provides for the supply chain procurement needs of its customers and suppliers globally... Read More

Why venture debt can play an important role in startups building scalable models

Ishpreet Gandhi, Founder and Managing Partner at Stride Ventures, has worked on debt funding for a major part of his career... Read More

India: Bulk MRO raises debt funding led by Stride Ventures

Y-combinator backed Bulk MRO has raised 25 crore as a part of its new debt funding round, led by venture debt provider Stride Ventures... Read More