Zipgo Technologies Pvt Ltd

India Other consumer services

Zipgo, which is based in Bangalore, is an app-based aggregator for mass consumer transport services using route optimisation and demand estimation technology. Urban commuters make their reservation through the zipgo mobile app 5 minutes before their journey and can be assured of a seat in an air-conditioned van or bus.

We are invested in Zipgo Technologies Pvt Ltd through VenturEast Proactive Fund II, which is managed by Ventureast. For further information on the fund, the fund manager, and the expected impact of the fund’s investment, click here.

Key facts

Status:
Active
Region

Since 2012, we’ve only invested in Africa and South Asia. Investments outside these regions are from our pre-2012 portfolio.

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South Asia
Countries:
India
Sector

We have seven priority sectors. However, we continue to invest outside these sectors, largely in the most challenging regions, as new investment supporting any sector helps to underpin the private sector, and create jobs and livelihoods for people.

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Other consumer services
Investment type

We provide capital in three broad ways: direct equity, debt, and intermediated equity (principally through investment funds).

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Intermediated investment
Fund:
VenturEast Proactive Fund II
Fund Manager:
Ventureast
Start date

For direct investments, this is the date CDC committed capital to the business or project.

For funds, this is the date that CDC committed capital to the fund.

For underlying fund investments, this is the date that the fund invested capital into the business.e

:
September 2016