ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon Print

Lightspeed raises $500m fund for India, Southeast Asia

Venture capital investors have increasingly been targeting the region

Venture capital investor Lightspeed has raked in $500 million for a fund dedicated to India and Southeast Asia. (Source photos by AFP/Jiji and screenshot from Lightspeed's website) 

JAKARTA -- Venture capital investor Lightspeed Venture Partners said on Tuesday that it has amassed over $7 billion across four funds, including $500 million for its vehicle dedicated to India and Southeast Asia.

Lightspeed India Partners -- the backer of prominent startups such as Oyo, Byju's and Udaan -- closed its $500 million early-stage LSIP Fund IV.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more