HDFC Life invested in Z3Partners’ new fund named ‘Z3Partners Tech Fund’, raising ₹500 Cr

Z3Partners invests in early growth digital and tech companies. The Z3Partners Tech Fund invests ₹35-80 crores. Given the operating backgrounds of the team at Z3Partners they work closely with their portfolio companies

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HDFC Life, one of India’s leading life insurance companies has invested in Z3Partners’ new fund named ‘Z3Partners Tech Fund’ which is a tech and digital investment focused Venture Capital (VC) fund.

The objective is to invest in and nurture the highest quality tech and digital entrepreneurs in India. Z3 Partners, which is currently raising this Fund of ₹500 crore, has already backed best quality startups like Cyfirma, DealShare, Gramophone, Shipsy, and True-Fan.

Z3Partners is founded by Gautam Patel whose prior investments have been BigBasket, MedGenome, OFBusiness, Pepperfry, etc.

Z3Partners invests in market-leading tech and digital startups which are focused on exponential growth and proven unit-economics and are servicing large addressable markets by leveraging world class execution and disruptive tech solutions.

The Fund announced its second close of ₹250 crores last year and is on track to do the final close this year.

Gautam Patel, Managing Partner, Z3Partners, says, “HDFC Life is one of the most respected and credible financial institutions in India. Their high governance and quality standards reflect in every aspect of their business.”

Z3Partners (about) invests in early growth digital and tech companies. The Z3Partners Tech Fund invests ₹35-80 crores. Given the operating backgrounds of the team at Z3Partners they work closely with their portfolio companies.

With a Unicorn already in the portfolio (DealShare), Z3Partners is performing extremely well with an aim to build a portfolio of 8-10 companies.

Shares of HDFC Life Insurance Company Ltd was last trading in BSE at ₹546.70 as compared to the previous close of ₹545.35. The total number of shares traded during the day was 78093 in over 4169 trades.

The stock last hit in BSE,

  • Intraday High of ₹ 546.30
  • Intraday low of ₹ 537.80