Month: February 2021

Jadooz Entertainment Center

Jadooz Entertainment Center

Jadooz, a Venture Garage portfolio company, comes out of lockdown to launch its first cinema+vr zone+educafe in Himachal in Hamirpur.



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AI Powered 1 :1 Virtual Training Anywhere, Anytime. Our value proposition: get more effective workouts anywhere, anytime with AI-powered individualised fitness training.

Physique uses any smartphone’s front camera to analyse body movements in real-time and
>> Gives instant voice feedback in English and Hindi to suggest posture improvements.
>> Automatically counts reps and logs in-depth performance metrics.
>> Cheers users throughout workouts to help them perform better


Today’s home workout solutions are lifeless leading to constant loss of motivation to exercise regularly. 1-on-1 personal training is expensive. Consumers find it hard to keep up with static, fast-paced workout videos. Beginners are doubtful if their posture and technique is correct when following videos. Progress must be manually logged. Effort tracking is limited to heart rate metrics. We are targeting the Online Fitness Training Market 2020: $8 Billion >> 2027: $59 Billion.


Co-Founder & CEO: MBAN + MIB, HULT San Francisco + BBA, NMiMS. Product Management, Design, Marketing. Ex-Associate Product Manager at Stylabs Technologies experienced in product, growth, and design.
Co-Founder:  BE, SFIT. Computer Vision, Product Engineering. Previously Innovation Engineer at REDX WeSchool building and managing several computer vision and robotics projects.
Co-Founder: BBA, NMiMS, Mumbai Product Owner, Operations, Analytics, Finance. Ex-Senior Risk Analyst at Deloitte analysing operational risk for Fortune 500 companies.
Co- Founder: BE. SFIT. Computer Vision, Product Engineering. Ex.
Senior Technical Assistant at e Yantra, IIT Bombay working on autonomous drone systems and connected native mobile apps.



It is a platform for everything your pet needs. We aim to build a “Chewy” in India



We are a platform for content creators, disrupting content monetization, and essentially building financial security for “content creators.” We are a web platform that lets users fund their favourite content creators in exchange for exclusive content & merchandise. From amateurs to professionals, artists, experts, tutors, or 



happilo provides mouth watering snacks


Happilo International, a ” Gourmet Snacking” Brand offers Tasty Flavourful, naturally Healthy contemporary packing in nuts, seeds, berries, snack packs, trail mixes.

It Offers:

-> Offering a wide range of gourmet products and mixes which are not easily available.
-> 30+ Product lines which include -Berries, Seeds, Nuts, Dried fruits, Exotic nuts, Trail packs and mixes, Festive packs and Snack packs.

Funding Closed

Happlio raises INR 100cr from A91 Partners. Venture Garage was the exclusive financial advisor to this transaction.

Read full news here

Happilo raises $25 million from Motilal Oswal PE. Partnering with MOPE will help accelerate our growth plans and significantly scale the business from current levels,” Said Vikas Nahar -Founder Happilo

Read full news here


FOUNDER & MARKETING HEAD: He graduated in the field of computers Bangalore, then started working for his family business under the name of Jain Enterprises. He worked there in Imports and Exports, where he successfully handled the foreign trade portfolio of Jain Enterprises (into spices and nuts trading and cultivation), enabling good networks in SE Asian countries as well. In 2008- 2010.He has completed his Masters from SCMHRD from Symbiosis University – Pune with a major in Marketing. In 2011 he co-founded Satvikk retail, a specialty foods retailer and scaled it to 30+ stores in a mix of franchise + owned model.

BUSINESS HEAD- SOUTH: Over 13 years experience in marketing in FMCG and Non FMGC products all over all parts of Bangalore having own registered company in Indranagar Bangalore previously. He joined Happilo in Jan 2017. Currently handles entire modern & general trade business of Happilo across Southern region, leading a team of 15 promoters and 5 BDMs.

BUSINESS HEAD- EAST: Completed B.Com from Calcutta University in the year 2001.Has eight years experience in Household pesticide industries and two years experience in cosmetic industries and also five years experience in food and olive oil industries. Prior to Happilo he had promoted Ycook in the East Zone.


Shark Tank India Judge

Vikas D. Nahar, the newest ‘guest shark’ on Shark Tank India, to choose emerging entrepreneurs

India Today

Shark Tank India is all set to air a special digital-only episode titled Gateway to Shark Tank India 2 which will give a chance to aspiring entrepreneurs to present their business ideas to celebrity entrepreneurs.

Funding Round of $25 mil

Happilo raised $25mil from Motilal Oswal PE

Economic Times

The company – which sells dry fruits, trail mixes, nut protein bars and muesli – will use the funds to grow its D2C channel and distribution network, it said in a statement

Funding Round of $13 mil

Happilo raised $13mil from A91 partners.

Venture Garage

Venture Garage was the financial advisor for this round

Title Sponsor- Rajasthan Royals

Happilo joins the Royals Family as the Title Sponsor for IPL 2022

IPL 2022

Royals Sports Group-owned franchise Rajasthan Royals announced its association with Premium Dry Fruit brand Happilo as the Title Sponsor for the 15th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL)

Brand Ambassador

Happilo On-boards Celeb Couple Sid-Kiara as Brand Ambassador


Vikas D Nahar, Founder, and CEO, Happilo, said,“We are delighted to welcome Sidharth and Kiara as ambassadors of the brand. They both love to binge on tasty food, and yet health and fitness are of the utmost priority. At Happilo, we curate and offer dry fruit-based products that cater to the snacking habits of our consumers whilst promoting health simultaneously. We are ecstatic to join hands with the couple to drive the healthy snacking revolution in India.”

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Happilo Fund Raise

Happilo Fund Raise

Venture Garage exclusive financial advisor to Happilo on 100Cr fund raise from A91 Partners