Social startup incubator Villgro has invested in OneBreath, Ecozen Solutions and Artoo. The incubator, has made equity investments in all three companies and is providing intense mentoring, access to relevant networks and talent, the company said.
OneBreath, co-founded by A VijaySimha, Matthew Callaghan and Bryan Loomas, is a medical device company that is developing a low-cost mechanical ventilator to improve ICU care.
Ecozen Solutions, founded by IIT Kharagpur alumni Devendra Gupta, Prateek Singhal and Vivek Pandey, is a renewable energy company, focusing on the applications of distributed power generation for agriculture and rural communities
Artoo, founded by Sameer Segal and Indus Chadha has developed an Android and Cloud based platform that allows financial institutions to take field processes online.
The incubator, founded in 2001 has incubated 94 social enterprises in early stages.