Read about India’s notable startup accelerators, co-working spaces, Venture Capital firms, startup talent hiring portals and IP/ legal advisories

Engaging with the Startup Ecosystem

With 130+ Swiss startups already inquiring, validating or entering the Indian market, information and tools about starting up in India becomes critical. We’ve gathered some useful information about India’s startup ecosystem to help you understand the market better. Below is a non-exhaustive list of a few of India’s notable startup accelerators, coworking spaces, Venture Capital firms, startup talent hiring portals and IP/ legal advisories.

Few Top Indian Startup Accelerator Programs
GSF India
Numa Bengaluru
Microsoft Accelerator 
Zone Startups
SINE, IIT Bombay
Startup Village

List of few of top Coworking spaces
91 Spring Board
10,000 Startups
BHIVE Workspace
Breathing Room

List of most reknowned VC firms in India
Prime Venture Partners
500 Startups
Blume Ventures
Indian Angel Network
Helion Venture Partners
Kalaari Capital
Venture East
Kae Capital
Artha Venture Challenge
Inventus Capital Partners
Nexus Venture Partners
IDG Ventures India
Saif Partners

Links to our reports for Swiss Startups – IP / Legal 
Short report on IP for Swiss startups
Short report on Legal framework for Swiss startups 
Formulate IP – Read more about the IP scene in India

Links to ‘startup’ focused Hiring Talent portals in India
India Startup Jobs

Startup related blogs and media
The Better India
The Economic Times
Live Mint

Startup focused Meetups, events, conferences
Startup Tour Bangalore
Startup Events India
Head Start
10000 Startups
TiE Global Entrepreneurship
Indian Angel Network

Interested in entering the Indian market? Contact us here.

If you have further questions, write to us at or contact –

Prateek Khare
Head of Startup Partnerships (Coaching & Investor Relations) /
Dr. Swetha Suresh
Head of Innovation Partnerships /