Investing in the future of Indian technology

The Zone Startups India Fund invests in companies who have developed solutions showing results in market validation and customer acquisition. We look at experienced founders with Indian enterprise solutions with the potential to scale globally.

About Zone Startups India

Zone Startups India was founded in 2014 on the foundation of fostering growth in the Indian startup ecosystem. The program is a collaboration between Ryerson Futures, in connection to Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada, and the Bombay Stock Exchange.

The program has worked with over 100 companies and has a pool of over 70 mentors.

Our Programs in India

About the Fund

The fund, in partnership with the Chokhani Group, aims to support early-stage companies with aspirations to scale globally. The combination of Zone Startups India's accelerator programs paired with this fund offer an end-to-end solution to help talented entrepreneurs achieve a faster and greater success.

The fund makes seed-stage investment funds in highly scalable enterprise software startups with exceptional teams. We invest in startups from many industries, including data analytics, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, virtual reality, cloud dev-ops, cyber security, SaaS, and IoT.

The Team

Matthew Saunders

Managing Parnter

Krishna Chokhani

Managing Partner

Alan Lysne


Anil Chokhani



Note: This is contact information for the Zone Startups India Fund. For the accelerator program contact information, click here.


Office Location / Mailing Address

Zone Startups India Advisory Pvt. Ltd.

41, New Marine Lines

6th Floor, Marine Chambers


400 020




+91 22 22074506/07/08

[email protected]