The likes of Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni have wowed the Indian consumer for more than a decade now. Besides being an established cricketer, Kohil also has the highest number of brands under his wing. But did you know that he has also invested in some Indian startups since his rise to fame?
These are the top 5 startups that have received backing from Virat Kohli.
A fashion startup with a funding of Rs. 19.3 crores, Sportsbiz has grown to have more than 40,000 shares. Kohli has been an investor after the company was initially funded by cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.
Founded by Kamlesh Goyal, this insurance startup now has the backing of Virat Kohli. In their initial two rounds, the company had managed to raise Rs. 990 crores. Kohli invested Rs. 2.2 crores in the firm.
For corporate workers, Chisel offers a great deal into fitness and is based out of Bangalore. Virat Kohli, along with Chisel, wants to create his own chain of fitness centers.
Based out of London, this social media startup got into the purview of Virat Kohli at the age of 25 years old. For his fans, this startup has been a beneficial outcome influencing him and others to create a personal brand, and how!
Galactus Funware Technology Pvt Ltd.
With an investment in 2019, Virat Kohli went ahead with Galactus Funware Technology Pvt Ltd., with debentures worth Rs. 33.24 lakhs. He has a 10-years contract with the company.
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