The Lift India ideation challenge has a winner and it's FIB-SOL for their 'Light weight fertilizer carrying membrane and app to promote organic urban farming with increased yield'. FIB-SOL is a startup from Chennai incubated in IITM. The team members - Kavitha Sairam, Pramal Biswa, Bijja Rajashekhar, Gowtham Selvaraj - will head to Lift:Lab in Geneva in March 2017.
The Swiss Fintech Evening on 16th January at swissnex India was a part of the Bangalore leg of Fintech Startup Tour 2017 where five Swiss Fintech entrepreneurs and a selection of Indian Fintech startups and representatives of multi-national banks explored the future of financial technologies. Take a peek into the networking evening and a gist of the tour in Bangalore and Mumbai.
Swiss Re is among the first five foreign companies to obtain a licence to sell reinsurance in India. Swiss Re’s newly licensed entity, Swiss Reinsurance Company, India Branch, will begin its operation from February 1.