leap.club funding: raises Rs. 2.6 Crores in Pre-Seed round
The Gurgaon based startup leap.club raises Rs. 2.6 Crores from a mix of angel investors and VCs including Whiteboard Capital, FirstCheque, Artha India Ventures, Sweta Rau & Amrish Rau fromPinelabs, Deepak Abbot – Former SVP, Paytm, and Harpreet Singh Grover from Co-Cubes.
Founders of leap.club Ragini Das and Anand Sinha says, “We are a community-led professional network with a simple mission — more women in leadership positions. We are creating a private network that focuses on professional development and future goals and not on what we have done in the past. We are excited to shape the future of work by making specialized tools available to established and future business leaders with an aim to close the leadership gap.”
Founded in January 2019, by Ragini Das and Anand Sinha with an aim to create a professional network for women leaders. It works on a membership model which includes meetings with industry icons, networking with industry people, peer group experiences, mental wellness program, and much more. The company addresses the problems faced by women entrepreneurs in their professional life.
Founder & CEO of StartupLanes, Shishir Gupta says, women are ruling almost every sector be it finance, fashion, education, etc. Even our organisation also support and employ more women entrepreneurs. They are multi-tasking and can handle almost every situation very smartly. We have good known names of women entrepreneurs who are doing excellent in their fields. leap.club is doing superb job by catering the needs of women entrepreneurs and helping them in overcoming the problems. My best wishes with the team. Congratulations. Keep growing.
According to the Sixth Economic Census released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, women constitute around 14% of the total entrepreneurin India which is just 8.05 million out of the total 58.5 million entrepreneurs.