Cross- border e- commerce for SAARC
funders but the funding process is longer and more involved. This cautious approach could mean that a few good starts-ups could get passed over. A problem would arise if this phase is prolonged and too many good start-ups are denied funding as investors go in a despair phase. However, it is our contention that this thoughtful phase of angel investing will lead to investing in quality businesses, which in turn will fuel the dynamism in the market.
DEV RAMAN, Managing Partner, Lastaki Advisors
VISHAL AGARWAL, Senior Associate, Lastaki Advisors