Being a GP, being agnostic and funding India-first problems: Rohit Krishna & WEH Ventures
In this episode you will capture the journey of a young fund, WEH Ventures, whose second fund is Rs 100 crore in size. The fund has supported 12 startups that have raised up-rounds. Rohit Krishna, its General Partner, explains how the fund is well poised to support India's next phase of growth in consumer and B2B industries.
00:00 - Introduction
01:45 - The last three years of the startup ecosystem in India.
05:06 - The early stage of WEH Ventures & breaking through.
08:05 - The India story rising.
10:56 - Product market fit and market segmentation.
16:14 - Industries that the fund is looking at.
24:03 - India will have many more successful businesses than Unicorns.
30:10 - Analyzing the growth of the first fund.
34:20 - Learning from startups that did not take-off.
42:30 - Guide to happiness.