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Fundraising in India

POD is a Bengaluru-based fundraising platform. Founded by Vittal Ramakrishna and backed by Elina Investments, the platform aspires to nurture a healthy ecosystem for investing and fundraising.

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Vittal Ramkrishna

Founder, CEO

Vittal Ramakrishna

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We are committed to our values

Our Principles


Single Click Investment

Invest instantly in promising Indian startups.


Handpicked Startups

Fully vetted startups across different sectors.


Portfolio Diversification

With micro ticket size, invest in multiple startups.


Smart Dashboard

Track and review the performance of your investment in real time.

We are Hiring

Reshape fundraising in India with us.
We are always eager to hire fresh talent.
Email the HR Team at for details.

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POD is owned by Crowdpouch Ventures Services Private Limited and reserves all rights to the assets, content, services, information, and products and graphics in the website but third party content. Crowdpouch does not solicit, advertise, market any of the users registered with POD, neither does it solicit investors by offering leagues/schemes/competitions etc. related to securities markets. POD hereby clarifies that it does not carry any resemblance to the stock exchange nor does it facilitate trading of securities nor does it act like a broker/agent/media for raising funds. Investment through POD does not carry rights of renunciation. Investors are cautioned that POD operates in an unregulated space hence, investment through POD is subject to investment risk. Investments in startups are highly illiquid.