Tiger Global Management is known to be the most statistical and voracious startup investors among all. It has developed with a great prospect and is proceeding towards investing in more prominent startups, especially those who hold the potential to earn unicorn status someday. And in recent years, Tiger Global Management has made hostile growth.
Tiger Global Management is a New York-based investing firm, built in the early 2000s. The firm not only made remarkable progress but also became one of the most prolific investment firms among the billion-dollar startups. The estimated value of the total assets of Tiger Global Management is around $65 billion.
In the initial days, Tiger Global Management invested in private companies in India and China but now, the firm invests in some of the biggest startups companies. But, how does the firm gain such progress? Well, to understand it better we need to know the strategies and portfolio for Tiger Global Management.
According to the Crunchbase data, Tiger Global Management has invested in 118 companies in 2021. The firm has made ten times more growth in the initial months of 2020. In this article, we have presented some of the biggest investments made by Tiger Global Management. Let's get started!
Infra.Market is a well-established technology firm that offers a one-stop marketplace for manufacturing materials and goods. Recently the firm has raised its Series C funding to $100 million led by Tiger Global Management along with some other potential investors like Nexus Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Sistema Asia Fund and Fundamental and Evolvence India Fund.
The largest funding amount received by Infra.Market is $1 billion making its absolute way to the unicorn list. This funding is intended for the advancement of the seed market and their private label brands enhancements, technological offerings and direct-to-direct channels and exports. The company founded by Aaditya Sharda and Souvik Sengupta in 2016 has made quite an impactful position in the market.
The very prominent Innovaccer is a healthcare software-as-a-service (SaaS) startup. The company has recently gained unicorn status after the tremendous fund-raising session by Tiger Global Management, which helped it reach a valuation of $1.3 billion.
The last year estimated valuation of Innovaccer was $350 million after the Series C funding round but when the SaaS startups were globally increasing their capital and catching investors attention, Innovaccer raised the valuation to $105 million in the new round.
Innovaccer has many potential investors such as Dragoneer, Steadview Capital, M12, B Capital Group and Mubadala Capital. These investors participated in the new round of funding along with the OMERS Growth Equity. And so far, Innovaccer raised $225 million.
Ola Electric Mobility
The widely famous Ola Electric Mobility Pvt. Ltd is a well-established private company in India for its cab services. Recently, Ola received a great investment from the ride-hailing unicorn's investor, Tiger Global Management.
Ola is aimed to enhance its Mission Electric programme which was announced last april. In this programme, Ola will launch 10,000 electric vehicles, mainly three-wheelers and intended for promoting one million electric vehicles by 2022.
Ola is currently testing several commanders to deploy electric vehicles and their charging solutions. Moreover, it is working on the advancement of battery swapping stations and two or three-wheeler electric services.
Ola is making its strong uphold position among the industries and currently working with many prominent automobile industries in order to enhance the functioning of electric vehicles.
The prominent San Francisco based startup, Brex Inc., offers corporate cards to several companies as well as venture capital-backed companies. It received a major uplift of $425 million through a funding round investment by Tiger Global Management.
Previously, Brex valuation was estimated as $7.4 billion from the investment from TCV, Ribbit Capital and many other firms.
Brex entered the sector which was majorly dominated by the likes of either American Express Co. or JPMorgan Chase & Co. The company experienced progressive growth together with manufacturing other products such as business cash accounts and bill pay software. This brought a clear targeting measure for traditional established small to the big businesses.
Brex received incredible support from the customers and in fact, within three months its customer count climbed by 80%.
Flipkart is a well-known E-commerce company, whose $14 million worth of shares has been sold to the Tiger Global Management firm by its co-founder Binny Bansal. Ever since Walmart grasped its hands around the E-Commerce firm, this would be the third time when Binny Bansal sold a tranche of his share.
The shares holding of Binny Bansal has been transferred to two types of Tiger Global Management funds. The first part of the share i.e., 47,756 equity is transferred to the existing Internet Fund III Pte Ltd. and the other 54,596 is to incoming Tiger Global Eight Holdings.
Tiger Global Management has made great progress in recent years and the firm has gained many portfolios as well. The firm is going for every potential startup doesn't matter how established they are in the market. It is investing in many new potential startup companies through millions of shares.
In other words, Tiger Global Management is acquiring every opportunity of investing in independent potential startup companies. And with this exponential graph flow, Tiger Global Management is estimated to grow even more aggressively.
Today, almost every startup aspires to secure investment from Tiger Global Management. However, there are still many heights that Tiger Global Management has to reach.
What is Tiger Global Management?
Tiger Global Management is an American investment firm that focuses on internet, software, consumer, and financial technology industries.
What are the top startups funded by Tiger Global Management?
Flipkart, Brex, Infra.Market, Innovaccer and Ola Electric Mobility are top startups funded by Tiger Global Management
Who is the founder of Tiger Global Management?
Chase Coleman is the Founder of Tiger Global Management.
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