Elevar Equity, a human centered venture capital firm, invests in transformative and scalable businesses focused on customers in low income communities primarily in India and Latin America. The Elevar team spends a significant amount of time in the field to obtain ground up insights into the priorities, challenges, spending patterns and aspirations of underserved customers. These insights, when combined with market analysis, have translated into specific investment themes in financial services, education, housing and healthcare.
The Elevar Method of investing has democratized the provision of essential services for over 20 million low income customers, catalyzed billions of dollars of capital into 25+ companies led by world-class entrepreneurs and generated outstanding returns for investors.
Accel is a leading early and growth-stage venture capital firm, powering a global community of entrepreneurs. Accel backs entrepreneurs who have what it takes to build a world-class, category-defining business. Founded in 1983, Accel brings more than three decades of experience building and supporting hundreds of companies. Accel’s vision for entrepreneurship and business enables it to identify and invest in the companies that will be responsible for the growth of next-generation industries.
Accel-backed companies include Atlassian, Braintree, Cloudera, DJI, Dropbox, Dropcam, Etsy, Facebook, Flipkart, Lookout Security, MoPub, Qualtrics, Slack, Spotify, Supercell, Vox Media and others. Visit www.accel.com for more or @Accel on Twitter.