Uber Launches EXCHANGE, A Mentorship Program For Indian Entrepreneurs

Uber has announced a new partnership–uberEXCHANGE–with Invest India to provide mentorship for Indian entrepreneurs. Over one year, Uber will host a series of six leadership talks by senior Uber executives and 10 startups will fly to San Francisco. Startups can sign up and email to investindia@uber.com.
Total
0
Shares

Uber has announced a new partnership–uberEXCHANGE–with Invest India to provide mentorship for Indian entrepreneurs.

Over the 12 months the company will host a series of six leadership talks by senior Uber executives, including from experts headquarters in San Francisco.  Each session will address a different challenge that entrepreneurs face when founding their own company.

uber

At the end of the program, 10 startups will be taken to San Francisco where they can meet global investors, fellow entrepreneurs and the team at Uber.

Speaking about the partnership, Travis Kalanick, Co-Founder and CEO of Uber, said:  “Today more and more people aspire to be entrepreneurs and build something themselves.  It’s why Prime Minister Modi’s start-up India initiative is so important–and why we’re excited to share our experience with hundreds of startups and entrepreneurs as they begin their journey.”

Startups can sign up by sending an email to investindia@uber.com.

2 comments
Leave a Reply

Sign Up to Newsletter

Daily.

You May Also Like

Noodle Play Raises 1 Crore From Its Own Entrepreneurial Customers

Food delivery service Noodle Play raised Rs 1 crore from its own entrepreneurial customers MD of EK Wireless Elliot Stechman, Co-founder of ‘My First Cheque’ Gautam Sinha and COO/Director of Metal Communications Ambarish Ray. The company which delivers unique Chinese food in 5 locations in Mumbai. It plans to use the funds to expand its reach all over Mumbai.
View Post

Make In India boost to FDI, totals $62 bn

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman informed the Parliament that since the Make In India program was launched, Foreign Direct Investment grew 46%, from $42.3billion to $61.8 billion, between October 2014 and May 2016. She added that the government is taking various measures and FDI related reforms to improve the ease of doing business.
View Post