Uber Launches UberPITCH to Bring VCs, Startups Together

The taxi aggregator has launched a pan-India startup challenge, UberPITCH, in partnership with the govt, where entrepreneurs will get to pitch their business ideas to investors and venture capitalists, during a specially organized Uber ride.

With UberPITCH, anyone with a business idea can get a chance to pitch their ideas to investors while they take a cab ride with them. Selected entrepreneurs will get seven minutes to pitch their ideas and another seven minutes for feedback.

UberPITCH, which is a trans-Atlantic initiative by the company will debut in India on 18 and 19 November in 28 cities where Uber is currently operational.

Written by Shaik Zakeer Hussain

Shaik Zakeer Hussain is a former Sr. Correspondent at NextBigWhat. You can get in touch with him here: linkedin.com/in/shaikzakeerhussain or follow him here: twitter.com/zaknetic.