Skip to main content

Deal Alert: RVCF invests in Chandigarh based Food Processing Co Chatha Foods Pvt. Ltd

Chatha Foods Pvt Ltd which is India’s leading Frozen and Ready to Eat (RTE) meat foods manufacturer raised undisclosed growth equity from RVCF (Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund).

Chatha Foods retails an array of RTE & Frozen Meat products under the Brand “Swiss Naturen”.It is also the largest supplier of frozen chicken products to Domino’s,Subway,Papa Johns and several other leading QSRs in India.

The Jaipur based RVCF has invested in Chatha Foods for a significant minority stake through its SME Tech Fund, which invests pan India in IT/ITes, education, healthcare, agro products, and other high growth sectors.

Commenting on the transaction Mr. Paramjit Chatha said that “The Company has been witnessing high growth from both its institutional clients including the leading Quick Service Restaurants (QSRs) in India and at the retail market where the demand for high quality & innovative RTE chicken products is high. The capital infusment will help the company increase capacities, introduce newer products and service the QSRs more efficiently”.

Commenting on the transaction Mr.Girish Gupta CEO RVCF said that “the company has tremendous experience in its sector and with the infusement it will be able to emerge as India’s leading supplier of high quality frozen meat products to QSRs as well as the retail market” 

ABOUT RVCF

Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund is mandated to operate on pan-India basis. It manages two SEBI registered domestic venture capital funds - RVCF Fund I & SME TECH FUND – RVCF Trust II and invests in IT/ITes, education, healthcare, agro products, auto components and other growth sectors. For details may visit : www.rvcf.org


Venture Intelligence is the leading provider of data and analysis on Private Company Financials, Transactions (private equity, venture capital and M&A) & their Valuations in India. Click Here to view our products list including the Free Deal Digest Weekly: India's First & Most Exhaustive Transactions Newsletter.

Popular posts from this blog

VC Interview: Shailendra Singh of Sequoia Capital India

In a recent interview to Venture Intelligence, Shailendra Singh discussed some of the firm’s newer investments in the early stage segment including in the online payments space, the progress at a few existing portfolio companies and the active role the firm is playing in helping its portfolio companies scale and succeed in India and globally. Prior to joining the firm in 2006, Singh was a strategy consultant at Bain & Company in New York and before that, an entrepreneur in the digital media industry. Venture Intelligence: How does Sequoia go about identifying potential early stage investments in India? Is there anything different you are doing today than, say, a couple of years back? Shailendra Singh: There is a lot more focus on technology investing and early stage investing. In general, as you might remember a few years ago, we were doing primarily growth investing but in the past 18-odd months, we have had a very strong focus on early stage and that’s continuing. In terms

Nasscom announces Short-listed Cos for EMERGE Product Showcase 2010

Software industry association Nasscom has released a shortlist of companies which will be showcased as part of the "EMERGE Product Showcase for 2010" at its Product Conclave 2010 event: Aikon Labs Pvt. Ltd. – A comprehensive idea and initiative management platform that utilizes Web 2.0 and social networking technologies integrated with process management, content management and analytics. The platform helps Enterprises & Academic/Research institutions in tapping ideas from stakeholders in their ecosystem and take them through a stage-gated process to execution. Elina Networks Pvt. Ltd. – Elina creates software based networking and IT management solutions that deliver business continuity and visibility, through robust network security, reliable connectivity, and effective remote IT management. Essentia Soft Solutions – Communities on the Cloud (community as a cloud service) Interviewstreet – Interviewstreet helps you to create your own customized programming tests

PE-VC Investments in 2021 hit all time high of $63 Billion

Press Release: Private Equity - Venture Capital (PE-VC) firms invested a record $63 Billion (across 1,202 deals) in Indian companies during 2021, registering  a 57% rise over the   $39.9 Billion (across 913 deals) invested in the previous year ,  reports  Venture Intelligence , a research service focused on private company financials, transactions, and their valuations. (Note: These figures include Venture Capital type investments, but exclude PE investments in Real Estate). India minted a total of 44 " Unicorn"  companies (VC-funded startups valued at $1 Billion or more)  in 2021, 15 of them during Q4'21. The $23.4 Billion invested into the Information Technology sector dominated list of  Unicorns  accounted for more than 37% of the overall value of PE-VC investments in 2021. The October-December 2021 quarter (Q4'21) saw over $5 Billion (across 25 deals) being invested in such companies.  2021 witnessed eight investments worth $1 Billion or more, led by Flipkart'

LSE Podcast with Apax Founder Ron Cohen

Click Here to download an interesting lecture and interaction (at the London School of Economics) with Ron Cohen , founder of global PE firm Apax Partners. Arun Natarajan is the Founder & CEO of Venture Intelligence, the leading provider of data and analysis on private equity, venture capital and M&A deals in India. View free samples of Venture Intelligence newsletters and reports. Email the author at arun@ventureintelligence.in

PE Investments vault 52% to record $49 Billion during first 9 months of 2021

Press Release Private Equity - Venture Capital (PE-VC) firms invested a record $49 Billion (across 840 deals) in Indian companies during the first 9 months of 2021,  shows data from  Venture Intelligence , a research service focused on private company financials, transactions and their valuations. These figures, which have already surpassed the full year investment total of $39.5 Billion (across 892 deals) in the entire of 2020, represent a 52% increase over the   $32.2 Billion (across 651 deals) in  the first nine months  of 2020. (Note: These figures include Venture Capital type investments, but exclude PE investments in Real Estate). The $20 Billion investments in  Unicorns  (VC-funded startups valued at $1 Billion or more) account for close to 41% of the value pie in 2021 thus far. The July-September 2021 quarter (Q3'21) saw over $10 Billion (across 28 deals) being invested in such companies. India has minted a total of 29 Unicorns   in the first 9 months of 2021 - 13 of which