Venture Monk’s Newsletter

Venture Monk
Simplifying the Indian Venture Capital industry
Created 08 Aug 2021
  • Zomato IPO: A Market Perspective
    01 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    By now, unless you have been living under a rock for the past 2 weeks, you have heard of the Zomato IPO. Because it seems like that’s all Indian market pundits (whether self-styled like us or the more...
  • India Gaming Update: 1H21
    10 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Source: Unsplash - Igor Karimov The coronavirus pandemic triggered a gaming boom in India last year as covered in our two-part gaming deep-dive here and here. Lockdown induced boredom caused Indians t...
  • Insurance Tech: Where lies the opportunity?
    03 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    In this deep dive, we will take a look at Insurance Tech or “InsurTech” — a sector that has recently gathered steam due to the rise of players like Digit Insurance and Acko. But before we get into Ins...
  • Reading Frenzy: Zero to One by Peter Thiel
    29 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    In our very first “Reading Frenzy”, we are going to compress legendary investor Peter Thiel’s now equally legendary book and distill some of its core ideas into bite-sized consumables. Given its almos...
  • Bomb Has Been Planted: Why The Indian Gaming Sector is Set to Explode (Part II)
    21 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    In part I of this series, we looked at what was driving the massive growth in the sector. In this second and final part, we will attempt to build on it further by looking at the players — both those w...
  • Bomb Has Been Planted: Why The Indian Gaming Sector is Set to Explode
    08 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    With the Covid-19 induced lockdown, bored Indians appear to have turned to new avenues for entertainment. The heretofore unknown gaming sector appears to have received a fillip with the enthusiastic a...
  • Simplifying the Indian Venture Capital industry
    08 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    Welcome to Venture Monk’s Newsletter. Here lie my ramblings about my excursions into the world of Indian Venture Capital. Penning down thoughts to crystallise own understanding of a variety of topics....
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