WFC intends to invest in 8 startups in the Andhra-Telangana region in the upcoming calendar year 2023.
We Founder Circle (WFC), an early-stage start-up investment platform led by a global community of successful founders and strategic angels, is pleased to be the proud lead sponsor of TGS 2022, a TiE Global Summit annual flagship conference taking place from the 12th to the 14th of December 2022 at the Novotel, HICC, Hyderabad.
WFC is geared up to announce its ambitious investment strategies at the event, with intentions to invest in 8 startups in the Andhra-Telangana region in the upcoming calendar year 2023. WFC Co-founders Bhawna Bhatnagar, Deo Saurabh and Vikas Aggarwal, who will also serve on the jury, have announced their commitment to a deserving team. The former will invest USD 20,000 and the latter will invest USD 10,000 to expedite the lucky startup’s operational process.
During the high-end event, startups will witness the holistic experience of networking through WFC Biggest Portfolio Showcase; WFC Investor Meet; Hyderabad Post Event Investor Party; Angel Masterclass; Main stage Sessions; TiE Women Global Conclave and TGS 100. The event will also give startup founders an exclusive chance to meet in person with We Founder Circle’s founders, investors, partners and Founder Circle’s founders, investors, partners and portfolio startups including YPay, Oben Electric, Lissun, PrintBrix, GrowthiT, DoctCo, BankSathi, EsportsXO, ParkMat., Stylework, enable x, KoinX, YogiFy, StudentInk and Holocene.
Mr. Neeraj Tyagi- Co-founder and CEO ,We Founder Circle in a statement said, “We are proud and happy to sponsor TGS 2022 as we believe it has the prospect to attract overseas investment to India. Their approach and roadmap are uniform with the WFC model, which is open to all with no membership costs. Our joint mission is to connect startup founders and investors, expand networks, create more collaborative opportunities, and achieve win-win outcomes for all. That summit will also, host contests for college-age young entrepreneurs to help them develop entrepreneurial spirit at an early age.”
“The 7th edition of TiE’s Global Summit In Hyderabad will serve as a platform for influencers seeking positive business outcomes and aspiring entrepreneurs who aim to capitalise on exponential technology to improve the standard of living in their communities by addressing the most pressing challenges they face. We also promise to provide a foundation for startups to explore international collaborations and offshore markets by bridging gaps and connecting startup leaders to the TGS network of global entrepreneurs, corporate partners, and influencers.” Suresh Raju – TiE Hyderabad.
CA Gaurav VK Singhvi – CO-Founder and CFO, We Founder Circle said, “ We see a great synergy at TiE Global Summit 2022 as they bring all the stakeholders of the ecosystem under one roof, connecting them and fueling possible opportunities. We expect a great result in terms of new investments and exchange of knowledge here. Additionally, we look at encouraging more potential investors to come forward and contribute towards strengthening the startup ecosystem in India which will soon become the backbone of the country.”
TiE Global and We Founder Circle will be organizing eight master classes focusing on various topics led by the thought leaders and various experts including WFC’s Co-founders Gaurav VK Singhvi and Neeraj Tyagi. As these master classes are for limited participants, they will facilitate aspiring entrepreneurs a golden opportunity to learn, interact and solve doubts in real-time.
Besides that, 40 female entrepreneurs from 13 countries will compete for $100,000 in equity-free cash prizes at the TiE Global Summit 2022 in Hyderabad. TiE Global and We Founder Circle also aspire to provide a unique platform for college entrepreneurs. The top finalist will gain access to the WFC Exclusive Community as part of the recently launched WFC College Fund. Two large Exhibition/Booth Halls are also made available for startups and corporations to set up their booths.
TiE Global Summit 2022, is devoted to fostering entrepreneurship through networking and bringing top VC, Industry Experts, CXO’s, and Top Angel Investors together to showcase the best in class content – from speaker sessions to mentoring sessions, marquee keynotes, fireside chats, and thought-provoking entrepreneurship discussions. The theme for TGS22 is 3.2.1, which stands for Technology 3.0 (Metaverse, Web3.0, Health-Tech, Ed-Tech), Entrepreneurship 2.0 (Startups on Steroids, Alternate Funding, Unicorn Founder Talks), and Sustainability 1.0. (CleanEnergy, Hydrogen, Water, Agri).
About We Founder Circle
Established in 2020 in Mumbai, We Founder Circle is a global community of successful founders & strategic angels that have come together to push the start-up industry and steer it towards aggressive growth. WFC invests USD 50K- USD 2Mn amount in early-stage start-ups that are fueled with ambition, sustainability, and a strategic approach. WFC provides seed funding, business development, and global networking opportunities to start-ups as it believes early-stage start-ups need a lot beyond just financial support to become scalable and stable. It has already enabled USD 12 mn worth of investments across 33 start-up deals in the year 2021 alone and invested in more than 70 start-ups since incorporation.