Ahmedabad based startup ‘FoodMemories’, a marketplace for authentic geographically unique Indian foods, has secured seed investment from a consortium of 8 investors led by Delhivery co-founders Bhavesh Manglani & Suraj Saharan and Darshan Upadhyay & Sanjay Notani, Partners at Economic Laws Practice, Mumbai.
Additionally, Sachin Khandelwal, Founder of Bangalore-based Corporate Gifting major – Kirti Sales & Services, has joined the investor group. Established in September, 2016 by Dr. Harmitsingh Sikh, FoodMemories aggregates all top iconic brands and delicacies of Indian food industry and delivers their delicacies to customers around the globe. The investors and seed investment will not only power ‘Food Memories’ rapid expansion in the current business segments but also enable the company to establish a physical retail footprint in the top cities across India.
The other investors in this seed investment are Vaishali Patel from Ahmedabad, Vivek Pabari, Prateek Nijhawan & Kapil Bhushan- Investment Bankers from Mumbai and Abhishek Bhalla, from Delhi.
“At Delhivery, I have come across a number of excellent local businesses in India who, given the right platform and reach can achieve immense growth. Harmit’s vision at Food Memories to put Indian delicacies on a global map is exciting and inspirational and the reason for the 8 of us to come on-board” said Bhavesh Manglani, Co-founder, Delhivery.