Yuvraj Singh, the noted Indian cricketer well known for his fine cricketing skills and his fightback against his cancerous tumor is in news again. Taking a shift from sports ground, Yuvraj Singh is launching a Venture fund, YouWeCan Ventures, to support entrepreneurs in their startups.
Yuvraj, in his new innings is planning to invest ₹40-50 crore over a period of 3-4 years. Yuvraj expects to raise about ₹300 Cr from investors for his venture fund.
Yuvraj has started with this venture with Nishant Singhal, co-founder and Chief Investment Officer in YouWeCan. Nishant is a Chartered Accountant by profession and currently heads Strategy at “Investors Clinic” – a real estate service.
Diverging from a single area investment strategy as other fellow sportsmen, Yuvraj has taken a step ahead and decided to diversify the investments in multiple sectors like healthcare, ecommerce, sports, travel and fashion.
Yuvraj’s venture funds plans to help new startups in seed funding with ₹20-25 lakh. Also, it plans to guide entrepreneurs from seed funding to Series A venture funding.
Here is a complete list of offerings of Yuvi’s new venture:
– Seed Capital
– Technology Advisory
– Financial Advisory
– Branding, Marketing and PR
With an entrepreneurship centric environment in India, this would certainly be a ray of hope for many!
So if you are looking for a funding from Yuvi’s YouWeCan Ventures, you can send your profile and proposals to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website http://www.youwecanventures.com