Mumbai: Altigreen Propulsion Labs is contemplating elevating about Rs7 billion ($85 million) in a brand new funding spherical because the Indian electrical cargo car maker appears to ramp up its manufacturing and put money into new fashions, in response to individuals aware of the matter.
The corporate, which counts billionaire Mukesh Ambani amongst its backers, is searching for a valuation of round $350 million within the new spherical, stated one of many individuals, who requested to not be recognized as the data is non-public. A few of its present buyers may tag alongside and promote their shares, the individuals stated.
Deliberations are at an early stage and particulars of the fundraising may nonetheless change, the individuals stated. Altigreen CEO Amitabh Saran confirmed to Bloomberg Information that the corporate is within the midst of fundraising and targets to wrap it up by July.
Based in 2013, Altigreen designs and manufactures electrical cargo three-wheelers and has an annual manufacturing capability of 55,000 autos, in response to its web site. The agency raised round Rs3 billion in a sequence A spherical final 12 months that was led by Sixth Sense Ventures. Ambani’s Reliance New Power, Xponentia Capital Companions, Momentum Enterprise Capital and Accurant Worldwide additionally participated.