Sustaining & Driving Progress
The IAN – BIRAC partnership in the biotechnology industry will allow new innovative startups to gain a foothold in this high-cost, high-risk sector. While BIRAC has been at the forefront in leading the bio-economy at large, it is imperative to support and unleash the true potential of innovative new businesses operating in this space with private angel investments.
Presence of room for partnerships in the sector is expected to drive significant progress in the industry.
Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) is a not-for-profit Section 8, Schedule B, Public Sector Enterprise, set up by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India as an Interface Agency to strengthen and empower the emerging Biotech enterprise to undertake strategic research and innovation, addressing nationally relevant product development needs.
Bridge the existing
Indian Angel Network is India’s first and world’s largest business angel network.
With an excellent track record, IAN has been giving excellent cash exits year-on-year to its investor-members, for the last 11 years. Some of its marquee investee companies include Druva, Box8, Sapience Analytics, WOW Momos, Consure, Fareye amongst many others.
- 500 members across the world, comprising entrepreneurs and dynamic CEOs.
- INR 375 Cr IAN Fund to transform India’s entrepreneurial landscape
- IAN has created the single largest platform for seed and early stage investing
- IAN’s presence spans 7 locations, which includes cities in India and the UK.