Overhauling Early-Stage Startup Investment in India: The Rise of Accel

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All VC firms have also grown increasingly focused on making early-stage investments in India in recent years and finding the next Flipkart at the seed stage. Accel has been trying to find the right fit for its early-stage accelerator program for nearly half a decade now. SkoobSkoob is a generative AI platform which is revolutionizing the way readers interact with books. More than 800 startups applied to be in Atoms 3.0, and about 300-400 applicants were AI startups. Swaroop said nearly two-thirds of all pitches focused on AI startups that sought to solve HR and marketing problems.