INVESTMENT FOR STARTUPS
Aaretch Investments is helping mentored in writing success stories of 4 ventures in India. We have successfully raised seed capital for 3 ventures over last one year. Your startup could be next.
HOW CAN YOUR COMPANY BE THE NEXT ONE
Our Investors get excited by a new concept or an idea, or a new spin to old technology or way of doing business can even interest them.
If you have initial customers, partners and revenue to show, The investors are looking for the proof of potential of your company’s idea and your execution ability.
Investors trust more in the company and the founder who shows the ability to win by putting together a skilled and experience team.
Right guidance to the founders can decrease the burden on fund management, investors give thumbs up for Mentors & Advisors.
HOW WE CHOOSE COMPANIES TO INVEST IN
Aaretch Investments reviews startups with a great level of rigor. We not only screen the applicants who have contacted us but also we move around constantly on the look of a right startup and handpick some using specific criteria as – Concept of the Startup, People Behind Startup, evaluation of suitable risk, likelihood of profitability, willingness to give up an equity stake in exchange for capital, etc.—and select only the startups that fit a certain profile. The process looks like as follows :
Companies apply for pitch or we handpick them to pitch. Then we sort out, what we believe are the best startup investment opportunities to present to investors.
Team has the power to either make or break the Product. Team’s capabilities is important for accessing the potential of company moving in a forward direction.
Our due Diligence Team checks the financials, the business model along with your focus and also evaluate the expected time to produce expected business output.
We very diligently question your every business assumption & validate them for you with reference to the market conditions, reality and industry data.
The evaluated assumptions are modeled by us into financial parameters to achieve a realistic value of business. Revenues & cost scenarios are tested on different confidence levels.
We negotiate & finalise the terms and try to match you up with the investor who can also add more value by sharing his network or experience to get the best value.
Mentoring you to get best value from sharing your dream company.
COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS BY STARTUPS
What information will I be required to provide during the evaluation process?
Our Due Diligence Team will require the business information in a stipulated application along with a funding request and that will be forwarded to the evaluation committee who will be able to guide you from there.
How will you determine whether my business is eligible for Evaluation fro Funding ?
We look for businesses with unique idea or a new spin in process or technology. We then review the team, traction, market size and other factors to determine if the company will be a good fit. Also the accountability of the business (or concept), comes if founders have already invested their own capital in their business.
What information will be divulged to potential investors ?
The business structure, the share structure of the company, company information, information on the company operations, risks involved with the investment, management information and proposed use of proceeds by you.
When does the money from investors actually distribute to my business ?
Typically 3 weeks after funding is completed, Aaretch Investments will complete the investment process and disburse the funds as per the proposed staggered structure.
Will I have any ongoing reporting requirements ?
You will be required to provide us with a quarterly update that we can share with investors along with any other exigency conditions.
Is it possible to "buy-back" the private equity shares that my company has issued to Investor ?
Yes, it is very much possible, Our staff will help you communicate with the investors, and depending on the Offering Document/Memorandum, Aaretch Marketing can inbuilt the same in the contract provisions to enable you if you wish to buy back shares at a multiple of the price the investors paid after a stipulated time.
Who determines the value of outstanding shares?
Aaretch Investments and the business will work together to determine the value of outstanding shares.
If needed, Will I be able to request for additional funding and How ?
Yes it is very much possible, but it will again require to go through the same process and We will be happy to consider assisting in additional funding rounds. All you have to do is contact us.