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- Chiratae Ventures India Advisors, formerly known as IDG Ventures India Advisors, is a leading venture capital fund focusing on early-stage Indian start-ups, founded in 2006, currently in our 4th fund. We invest in technology (enabled) companies in software, consumer media & technology, health-tech, fin-tech & deep-tech sectors. We back stellar entrepreneurs who are solving a real problem in India, build dominant brands that can be taken global.
- At Chiratae, responsible investing means growing sustainable businesses which are great employers & corporate citizens, investing in business that are genuinely focused on doing well for all stakeholders. 2 of our latest funds are ESG integrated for risk across all aspects of the investment cycle: Fund III since 2016, Fund IV since 2019.
- Our ESG policy is developed taking into account key global ESG requirements, aligned with local regulations, IFC Performance Standards on E&S aspects, ILO core conventions on labour welfare, Smart Campaign Client Protection Principles & Code of Responsible Investing – CDC Group. We lay emphasis on HR practices & occupational safety, supply chain, consumer protection.
- We measure impact using global standards & practices (IRIS+ & IMP) across portfolio companies in Fund III & Fund IV. We aim to benefit people & the planet through a subset of our technology investments while generating outsized financial returns, contributing to UN SDGs 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 10. Development impact thematic areas we focus on are: under-served (geography & target segment), gender (DEI & value chain), MSME (as customers & primary supply chain), employment & employability. We are active contributors to the impact investing industry as members of GIIN & IIC.
- We engage actively with our portfolio companies as the first institutional investor in most cases by building governance & best practices, & in growth through our domain expertise & connects with the industry through our Indian LP base.