Assam Start-up Venture Capital Fund is the 1st Scheme of Assam Laghu Vikas Trust, a close ended fund registered with Securities and
Exchange Board of India (SEBI) in August 2022, as a Category I AIF - Venture Capital Fund. Its objective is to invest in scalable
business ventures including innovative business model or new products and technologies in start-ups, early and growth stage MSMEs
based in the state of Assam. The fund is sponsored by SIDBI. The Investment Strategy will involve investing in manufacturing and
services start-ups which have the potential to become leaders in their respective industry segment.
Assam Start-up Venture Capital Fund is looking for investment in enterprises offering potential for attractive growth and earnings. Indicative investment criteria are -
Assam Start-up Venture Capital Fund would invest primarily by way of investments in privately negotiated equity and / or convertible instruments in unlisted companies. It shall also endeavor to provide mentoring support and other value additions to enable the investee companies achieve rapid growth and achieve / maintain their competitive edge in international markets.
The Fund will seek standard venture capital rights as an investor.
SIDBI Venture Capital Limited
C/o Small Industries Development Bank of India
3rd Floor, Shreeji Tower,
G. S. Road,
Guwahati – 781005
Mob.: +91 73039 80297