Here are the main highlights of this weeks funding activities.

1. Slintel raises 20million USD in Series A funding led by GGV Capital. Existing investors include Accel, Sequoia Capital and Stellaris Ventures.

2. Eightfold AI raises 220 million USD at 2.1 billion USD valuation. Eightfold provides an artificial intelligence platform which helps organisations to retain top performers, up skill and reskill the workforce, recruit top talent efficiently, and reach diversity goals.

3. Kale Logistics raises 5 million USD in Series A funding led by Inflexor Ventures. The company’s flagship product, known as UPLIFT, is a cargo community platform for airports and seaports which facilitates cross border commerce and cargo digitisation.

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Your pitch is the first impression of you that an investor has, and it is important for you to meet the expectations that investors have from you. Here are the top few points we look for when you pitch us the idea for raising funds.

1. Do they understand realistic…

Vishakha Verma

Associate at SeedVC / Author of ‘Vanilla Drops’ / Digital Creator

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