About the speaker
Vikrant Potnis is the founder of FundEnable. With over 10+ years of experience, Vikrant Potnis is a fund advisory expert for startups. He provides Investment Banking Services such as Fund Raising, M&A, Valuation, Business Plan Preparation, and Financial Management to growing companies. Also, he has worked in various domains that add to his journey. Vikrant Potnis is a venture capital professional and has worked on closing transactions totaling more than 200 crores. During an interaction with TheTechPod – “Founders need to stop chasing investments at an idea stage,” says Vikrant Potnis.
About the company
Founded in 2019, FundEnable, is a technology platform that upskills and prepares entrepreneurs to raise capital. FundEnable demystifies the fundraising process and helps entrepreneurs tackle it step-by-step. On this platform, entrepreneurs get access to a comprehensive repository of online courses, tools and templates. The courses explain the intricacies of fundraising such as cap tables, dilution, financial model, valuation, etc in the Indian context. The tools & templates for business plan, cap table, termsheet, sector multiples, due diligence checklists, etc, enable entrepreneurs to translate their learnings into tangible progress in their fundraising journey. On-platform 1-on-1 mentoring is now also available for entrepreneurs.
FundEnable has also partnered with 20+ leading Department of Science & Technology (DST) Incubators and Atal Innovation Centers to provide fundraising support to incubated startups. Some of FundEnable’s incubator partners include i-TIC Foundation IIT Hyderabad, IIT Kanpur, IIM Udaipur, AIC Great Lakes, AIC Banasthali, AIC BIMTECH and more.
In an interaction with Rohit Sardana, Vikrant Potnis speaks about the future of investment in India. Also, Rohit Sardana is the Editor-in-Chief at TheTechPod and Co-founder of IncubateIND. Let’s hear the complete podcast. And, also understand – “Founders need to stop chasing investments at an idea stage – Vikrant Potnis.”