“Will not issue any notification until completion of review of PMA policy.”

It has been decided that no notification under the policy with regard to procurement in private sector, of products having security implications be issued till such a review is completed. The government has thus so far issued detailed notifications for 23 telecom products and six electronics/IT related products for which preference to domestic manufacturers is [...]

Industrial Venture Capital Ltd.

Industrial Venture Capital Ltd. is a principal investment firm based in India. The main focus of the investment is IT hardware, Industrial components, Engineered products and services.   Venture capital Name of venture capital Industrial Venture Capital Ltd. Sector Electronics, IT hardware City Chennai Nature Govt. venture fund Contact detail No.112, Vajrams Sir Thyagaraya Road, [...]

Softbank Asia Infrastructure Fund

SAIF Partners is a leading private equity firm that provides both early stage and growth capital to companies in India. SAIF has been investing in India since 2001 and with over 30 investments, it has become one of the largest and most active funds in the country. With a team of investment advisors located in [...]

APIDC- Venture Capital Limited

APIDC Venture Capital Ltd. is the venture capital firm specializing in small and medium sized companies. The firm provides all stages of financing in all industry sectors in the Andhra Pradesh region of India. It also acts as an incubator of Internet start-ups focusing on information technology and seeking to expand internationally. The firm takes [...]


Novastar is focused on investing in high quality publicly listed small and mid cap companies that are emerging leaders. The firm has a world class leadership and investment team that bring in a high degree of ethics and a clients first approach to the business. The firm is registered with the Securities and Exchange Board [...]

Karnataka Information Technology Venture Capital Funds

Karnataka Information Technology Venture Capital Fund (KITVEN) is Rs.26.25 Crore, SEBI registered, Venture Capital Fund launched during the FY 2008-09 and undertakes investments in units catering to Information Technology, Bio-technology, Electronic design, Nano-technology and other knowledge based industries within the State of Karnataka. The Fund received subscriptions from premier financial institutions namely Karnataka State Industrial [...]

Indian Direct Equity Advisors Pvt. Ltd.

IDEA was launched in 1999 with the objective of managing funds in the Venture Capital and Private Equity area. IDEA’s team has the necessary skill sets with over 34 man-years in the Indian financial industry to successfully operate and grow in this field. The Indian Venture Capital scenario has evolved a great deal since the initial forays [...]

Mr. Kapil Sibal
Minister of Communications & IT

“We have to have fab unit (computer chip plant) in India.”

Everything in this country is subject to fear that court may put you in jail tomorrow. We have to get out of that fear. If I have to go to jail for children of India, I’d rather go to jail than not empower my children. We have to take decision. One of the big decisions [...]

Norwest Venture Partners

Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) is a global, multi-stage investment firm that manages more than $3.7 billion in capital and has funded more than 500 companies since inception. NVP India is an advisor to NVP’s Mauritius subsidiary. NVP is focused on growth equity investments in India-centric businesses across a wide range of sectors such as technology, [...]

“Representatives of various countries willing to invest in India.”

By and large, we had positive responses from all the representatives, and they all want to invest in India, which will also generate many jobs to our people. First was about the predictability of policies. We told them that all these policies, whether for electronics or telecom, are for 10 years. Secondly, they were concerned [...]