Gurgaon : Startup Hub of India

The city Gurgaon is located in India in the state of Haryana with population of 876,824 people. The city is famous because it has leading industrial & financial sectors. Thus, Gurgaon has become one of the Major cities of India which has the third highest per capita income.

Due to its financial significance companies like Coca Cola, IBM, American Express, Mitsubishi Electric have head quarters located in Gurgaon.  Gurgaon is now one of the biggest Business Process Outsource hub of India with huge IT sector. It has a large pool of call center, software developing companies, IT services sales through delivery facility and Siemens industry which developed software for company like NASA.  Gurgaon has become major startup because of its significance in financial part in India.  Many companies like Estee Advisors or Quad Eye has startups in Gurgaon.


There is a large structure of parks in Gurgaon which is a great advantage for people working hard and need to relax.    Infrastructure of the city is good with roads, highways, underpasses all over the city.   Transit system of Gurgaon is based on Rapid Metro, Delhi Metro, private busses and vans, Intercity Rail, Intercity busses, and Airport.


Gurgaon is hub for young people it offers lots of lifestyle and opportunities to them.  You can find educated, energetic young candidates for jobs.  500 fortune companies opened their offices here so it’s become one of the major revenue generating cities of India plus this city has also provide endless job opportunities, so finding right people for job is easier in this part of the world.  There is a large clientele in Gurgaon with corporate and young professionals.  With business expanding in this place clientele is increasing with pace and lots of small entrepreneurs are emerging.   A place where clients are in good numbers it is always a good place for entrepreneurs. Gurgaon is much cheaper than cities like Mumbai or Delhi, accommodation is much cheaper on both commercial and non-commercial side.  So Entrepreneurs are more attracted towards it.


Major startups in Gurgaon


There has been major startups in this part of the world in Robotics, healthcare, education, web, travel and ecommerce.  Gray Robotics  with bits spark angel and blume ventures,  Core Diagnostics with investment of $5 mn,   investor is IndiaQuotient with $1 mn of investment in Ecommerce, Indiacollegesearch  investor is India Angel Network with $1 mn in Education, Wheebox project of Lumis Partners, Indus Balaji PE funds, Signature Capital Advisors and the HR fund.  Other Major startups are Power2SME of  ACCEL, KALAARI and Inventus Capital  with investment of $6 mn, Zapr project of Bangara invested in Mobile, Cashkaro  of  UK angels with investment $0.75 mn in Consumer Web, Knimbus  with investment $ 0.5 mn in Education,  of  Nexus Venture Partner with investment $ 5 mn, Silver Push of  500 Startups  in Mobile, Zomato  with investment $37 mn  Consumer Web, Social Awareness, Newer Alternatives who won Google(Impact Challenge Winner) with investment 0.5 mn. Healthkart (Bright Lifecare): Gurgaon-based firm runs the online health store offering nutrition, diabetes, home devices, eye, personal care, beauty and baby products.  Zingoos is premier marketing and technical solution company, it specializes in providing go to market services to startup and small ventures.

Gurgaon got the best Incubators and professional school for entrepreneurship ; Indian School for Entrepreneurship (iSEED). Indian School of Entrepreneurship, first and one of its kind, is committed to revolutionizing the emergence, growth, success,  and sustainability of entrepreneurs in India.  Using a timeless educational philosophy and an innovative pedagogy infused with interdisciplinary curriculum and dynamic contents developed collaboratively by visionary academicians and successful entrepreneurs from across the globe.