Pricebaba, founded by Annkur Agarwal, raises investment from 500 Startups, a Silicon Valley based Seed Fund and Business Accelerator, within a year of its inception. They have also secured funding from existing angel investors, Karamveer Singh & Dinesh Tejwani.
PriceBaba is a shopping research platform for the real world, which solves a simple yet large problem of finding the right products at the right price in your local area. PriceBaba currently lists 400 retailers in over 5 cities and have over 700 products in the mobile category. The platform provides research data like price, availability, photos, specs, reviews and videos for purchasing a mobile phone and helps shoppers connect with local retailers to complete their purchase
Annkur is overjoyed by this milestone and shares his experience with us
I feel great. It is yet to sink in honestly. We have struggled enough and worked hard for this. Yet the daunting task of creating a business still remains. Tirthesh has been great companion on this journey. I am excited about where we are going as a team.
Earlier this year, PriceBaba was backed by a group of five angel investors, Karamveer Singh (Ayush Software), Dinesh Tejwani (Fast Fact Computer Systems), Aditya Mishra (Switchme.in), Ashutosh Rathi (BasilPartners) and Ranjeet Walunj (The Service Solutions). The service aims to reach 10 cities across India In 2013.
Pricebaba is among 5 Indian startups that have made their way to the 6th Batch of companies for 500 startups accelerator program. The other 4 Indian startups featured in this list are Credii, Seat14A, School Admissions and Tushky.
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