About Us

The story of our Company!

StartupXseed Ventures LLP is the Investment Manager of “Aaruha Technology Fund” registered with Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) as Category I - under Alternative Investment Fund (AIF) Regulations 2012.

StartupXseed is a Strategic programme, for supporting the aspiring entrepreneurs with great ideas. StartupXseed is a unique programme combined with Seed fund, Strategic support, Market Access, Mentorship and closely supported by the Investor/advisory board of StartupXseed. It acts as a “Co-Founder/Seed Partner” in helping innovation to succeed in the Technology and Technology enabled areas across sectors in India.

Backed by the team of pioneers of IT, Entrepreneurs, Educationist and Industrialist, the StartupXseed provides small business innovators with a complete structured help of Startup eco system to help navigate the unique challenges of building the sustainable growth businesses in India.

Founded in June 2015 by Mr. B. V. Naidu along with Mr. Mohandas Pai (Aarin Capital), Mr. Ramakrishna V, Mr. Ravi Thakur and supported by like-minded team from the Industry, Academia and Professionals, StartupXseed supports budding entrepreneurs both at the Strategic as well as Seed level. Fund will focus on High Technology Businesses including Security, Semicon and Embedded Devices.

  • Mentorship
  • Incubation
  • Seed Capital
  • Access to Customers

Our Services

StartupXseed offers Seed capital, Mentorship, Inspiration, Education, Incubation and Access
to customers for the innovative business idea which has a potential to grow into a sustainable business in India.

Seed Capital

Strategic Advisory Service

Business Development

Due Diligence and Joint Venture

Corporate Finance

Strategic Planning/Operational Consulting

Our Leadership Team, Advisory Board members and Mentors, possess a diverse skill-set encompassing operating, financial and deal backgrounds. This collective experience helps us to provide seed funding and incubation assistance in the opportunities opened-up by the explosive growth in entrepreneurial activities in India thereby maximize returns of the portfolio companies.

Selection Process

StartupXseed has strong process framework which helps entrepreneurs to get selected at the early stages
under the programme and below is an outline of our investment decision making process.


Submit your business plan


Awesome Idea!




Due Diligence




The Art, Science and Craft of Decision-Making.

  •     Focus on early stage investment in India.

  •     Expected to Evaluate 6 Companies before selecting one investment (6:1).

  •     Areas where we have strong domain influence.

  •     Participate as a “Seed Partner” to hold equity stake, involve in Execution and Growth.

  •     Maximize Returns of the portfolio companies.

  •     Diversified risk with diversified portfolio.

  •     Help create long -term innovation ecosystem in India.

  •     Leverage the investor /Advisory Board partners with complementary resources to create higher value.

Meet Our Team

Great things in business are never done by one person, they are done by team of people.


Contact Info

Datta Prabhas, No 44/A, 1st Main,
JP Nagar, 3rd Phase, Bangalore 560078, India
Phone: +91-80-49584842
Email-ID: ideas@startupxseed.in