Oddup

Oddup is the leading insights platform and data provider on global startup ecosystems, covering all existing and upcoming sectors.

Inmusik

Inmusik is a blockchain-powered music ecosystemmonetize from discovering, upvoting content.

Oddup

Oddup is the leading insights platform and data provider on global startup ecosystems, covering all existing and upcoming sectors.

Inmusik is a blockchain-powered music ecosystemmonetize from discovering, upvoting content.

1 World Online

1World is a revolutionary online media with blockchain technology and incentives for audience engagement.

Machaao

Machaao is a chatbot engagement platform serving over 1M+ Cricket Fans.
1World is a revolutionary online media with blockchain technology and incentives for audience engagement.
Machaao is a chatbot engagement platform serving over 1M+ Cricket Fans.

Ponder

Ponder is a matchmaking app where users can win real money by making successful matches.

Bubblo

Bubblo is an artificial Intelligence based virtual reality discovery app and marketing platform.
Ponder is a matchmaking app where users can win real money by making successful matches.
Bubblo is an artificial Intelligence based virtual reality discovery app and marketing platform.

Qontento

Qontento is a quantitative analytics company focused on valuing and pricing information.

LetsAntakshri

LetsAntakshri is a music trivia game that includes tons of trivia and challenges from popular music.

Qontento is a quantitative analytics company focused on valuing and pricing information.

LetsAntakshri is a music trivia game that includes tons of trivia and challenges from popular music.

Hug Innovations

Hug Innovations (Hug) is a next-generation Wearable and IoT platform company.

Wayforward

A digital behavioral / mental health solution based on the science of CBT, mindfulness and positive psychology, created by psychologists and leading researchers.

Hug Innovations (Hug) is a next-generation Wearable and IoT platform company.

A digital behavioral / mental health solution based on the science of CBT, mindfulness and positive psychology, created by psychologists and leading researchers.

GSV Labs

GSVlabs is a premium global innovation hub for startups, corporations, and individuals seeking innovation and accelerated growth.

Square Panda

An award-winning learning system that helps kids build reading skills using a unique playset, physical smart letters & library..

GSVlabs is a premium global innovation hub for startups, corporations, and individuals seeking innovation and accelerated growth.

An award-winning learning system that helps kids build reading skills using a unique playset, physical smart letters & library..

Indorse

Indorse is a skill validation platform that helps bridge the demand for talent and skill. 

Indorse is a skill validation platform that helps bridge the demand for talent and skill. 

Brand Capital is the strategic investment arm of Bennett Coleman & Co. Ltd (BCCL) or the Times Group – India's largest multimedia conglomerate and leaders in English and regional print media, TV, radio and digital media. The 180 year old company has cultivated a 360 degree spectrum of media assets and owns and manages The Times of India, Times Now, city-centric Mirrors, The Economic Times, ET Now, Maharashtra Times, Navbharat Times, Vijay Karnataka, Radio Mirchi, Times Music, Times OOH and indiatimes.com, to name a few.

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Oddup

Oddup is the leading insights platform and data provider on global startup ecosystems, covering all existing and upcoming sectors. It specialises in data that enables more effective strategic partnerships, investment, and business expansion and development for large corporates, venture capitalists, and data trading companies among others.

“Brand Capital has helped us expand our Indian presence and become the leading startup data provider in Asia.”

FOUNDED

2015

INDUSTRY

Investment

LOCATION

Hong Kong

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2017

Inmusik

A blockchain based ecosystem that supports the music industry with a financial framework to support future music industry applications.

“Brand Capital has helped build us and gain a new market in India.”

FOUNDED

2015

INDUSTRY

Music

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2016

1 World Online

A blockchain-powered platform that unifies the value of data and advertising into an all-in- one engagement driven model.

“1World works with Brand Capital since Year 2016 and we received tremendous value from these relationships above and beyond equity investment.
It includes high-quality business introductions, participating in events and conferences, joint project to develop technological solution for native advertising & more.”

FOUNDED

2011

INDUSTRY

Advertisement

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2016

Machaao

A conversational gaming platform that offers a virtual sports assistant and helps users monetize their time through P2P prediction challenges.

“We at MACHAAO see our relationship with Brand Capital as one of the top contributing factors to our continuous growth and success in India.”

FOUNDED

2016

INDUSTRY

Sports

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2018

Ponder

A dating platform that gets you hand-picked matches, selected by humans not algorithms.

“Brand Capital is the ideal mixture that every founder wants from their investor partners – helping you solve your roadblocks to growth without getting in the way. I’ve found the team to be very creative with finding solutions to problems and open to making high-value introductions wherever needed. Plus they are down-to-earth good people that you can have fun with.”

FOUNDED

2017

INDUSTRY

Matchmaking

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2018

Bubblo

An AI-based VR discovery app & marketing platform using IBM Watson to rank venues based on check-in, ratings & social media.

“ Brand Capital has helped build us and gain a new market in India. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the blind texts it is an almost unorthographic life. ”

FOUNDED

2014

INDUSTRY

Information

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2017

Qontento

Indexing the world’s online content & applying quantitative science & AI to illuminate its monetary value.

“Brand Capital is one of the best startup accelerators in the world today.  Their commitment was a game changer for our company. Once they stepped in they were instrumental in our growth – from focusing the company strategy to helping acquiring users. Their leadership has been a stimulator for quality and creativity and their network in India and internationally is an invaluable asset for any entrepreneur”.

FOUNDED

2012

INDUSTRY

Internet & Media

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2019

LetsAntakshri

A mobile platform celebrating the power of music and Bollywood through games, trivia, and more.

“Brand Capital has helped build us and gain a new market in India. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the blind texts it is an almost unorthographic life.”

FOUNDED

2017

INDUSTRY

Gaming

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2018

Hug Innovations

Bridging the gap between people and technology through smart wearables to help consumers easily adapt to technology.

“Brand Capital has helped build us and gain a new market in India. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the blind texts it is an almost unorthographic life.”

FOUNDED

2014

INDUSTRY

Wearables

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2016

Wayforward

An emotional wellness and behavioral health startup, backed by researchers from UPenn, CMU, UMichigan & Yeshiva University.

“Brand Capital has helped build us and gain a new market in India. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the blind texts it is an almost unorthographic life.”

FOUNDED

2015

INDUSTRY

Healthcare

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2017

GSVlabs

GSVlabs is a premium global innovation hub for startups, corporations, and individuals seeking innovation and accelerated growth.

“Brand Capital has helped build us and gain a new market in India. Even the all-powerful Pointing has no control about the blind texts it is an almost unorthographic life.”

FOUNDED

2012

INDUSTRY

Accelerator

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2018

Square Panda

Square Panda is an award-winning learning system that helps kids build reading skills using a unique playset, physical smart letters & library of learning games that work with your tablet.

“So glad to have Brand Capital and the Times Group of India as partners not only in India but also in the USA. Their team has been insanely supportive even before the deal was closed. Love this partnership!”

FOUNDED

2014

INDUSTRY

Education

LOCATION

California, USA

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2019

Indorse

Indorse is a skill validation platform that helps bridge the demand for talent and skill. Using cutting-edge technology, Indorse provides recruiters and hiring managers with reliable & actionable insights about candidates’ programming skills and proficiency level.

“So glad to have Brand Capital and the Times Group of India as partners not only in India but also in the USA. Their team has been insanely supportive even before the deal was closed. Love this partnership!”

FOUNDED

2017

INDUSTRY

Human Resources

LOCATION

Singapore

STATUS

BCCL Partner since 2019