The Indian Iris

  • Noida, India
  • Energy & SustainabilityRenewable Solar Energy, Social Network, Social Impact, Government, Online Aggregator, Research

Govt schemes, community engagement, and expert project execution service to individuals and business

Founded:
2015
Stage:
Beta Launched
Market:
B2B

Startup Video

Featured

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The Indian Iris in Telugu Media | Sakshi Telugu Daily

Media article of The Indian Iris covered in Sakshi Telugu.

Feb 15, 2017

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डिजिटल व इमोशनल इंडिया पर कार्यशाला | UdaipurTimes.com

गीतांजली इंस्टीट्यूट ऑफ टेक्निकल स्टडीज़ डबोक और राष्ट्रीय सेवा योजना के संयुक्त तत्वाधान में सोमवार 16 जनवरी को राजकीय मीरा कन्या महाविद्यालय में डिजिटल व इमोशनल इंडिया पर कार्यशाला आयोजित हुई।
कार्यक्रम के मुख्य वक्ता द इंडियन आईरिस.कॉम के निदेशक

Jan 16, 2017

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Government policy research startup The Indian Iris raises funds | INDIAN CEO

The Indian Iris raised and undisclosed seed fund from Ahmedabad-based Timbru Ventures. This is Timbru Ventures first investment. This startup is in the business of consulting and research of government policies and schemes.

Jun 21, 2016

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Policy Research And Consulting Start-Up ‘The Indian Iris’ Raises Angel Funding | TECHSTORY

The Indian Iris, a start-up that analyses and government policies and schemes raised an angel funding of undisclosed capital from Timbru Ventures – A Ahmedabad-based, firm which supports ambitious entrepreneurs.

Jun 21, 2016

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Indian Iris Gets Seed Fund | The Times Group

The Indian Iris, a policy research and consulting startup focused on analysing and simplifying government policies and schemes, has raised an undisclosed amount as seed fund from Ahmedabad-based investment firm Timbru Ventures, reports Vishal Dutta.

Jun 21, 2016

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Policy research & consulting startup The Indian Iris raises seed fund from Timbru Ventures | The Economic Times

The Indian Iris, a policy research and consulting startup that focuses on analysing and simplifying government policies and schemes, has raised an undisclosed amount as seed fund from Ahmedabad-based investment firm Timbru Ventures.

Jun 21, 2016

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The Indian Iris, startup that tracks govt schemes, raises angel funding | TheIndianExpress

The Indian Iris, a policy research and consulting startup that focuses on analysing and simplifying government policies and schemes, raised an angel investment of undisclosed amount from Ahmedabad-based Timbru Ventures, a fund that supports aspiring

Jun 20, 2016

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Gov Tech startup, The Indian Iris Raises Angel Funding | NextBigWhat

The Indian Iris has also developed an android application, ‘Join R’, available on Google Play store for download. The app attempts to leverage the community driven culture in our country.

Jun 20, 2016

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Policy Research Startup The Indian Iris Raises Fund | Inc42

The Indian Iris is a platform that provides all policies and schemes of centre and state governments in an easy language. The team navigates through complex policy documents and decodes them for easy understanding of citizens.

Jun 20, 2016

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India Dealbook: Gympik acquires Oyofit; Qonfuse, The Indian Iris raise funds Read more at: http://w | DealstreetAsia

The Indian Iris, a policy research and consulting startup, has raised an angel investment of undisclosed amount from Ahmedabad-based Timbru Ventures. The startup aims to use the funds to scale its operations.

Jun 20, 2016

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The Indian Iris, a CIIE Supported Startup, Raises Angel Funding | BWDisrupt

The Indian Iris is the first of its kind platform that provides all policies and schemes of centre and state governments in an easy to understand language. The team at The Indian Iris navigates through complex policy documents and decodes them for ea

Jun 20, 2016

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The Indian Iris Raises Angel Funding | iamwire

The Indian Iris, a policy research and consulting startup that focuses on analysing and simplifying government policies and schemes, has raised an angel investment from Ahmedabad based Timbru Ventures, a fund that supports aspiring entrepreneurs with

Jun 20, 2016

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Curious about government policy? Look no further than The Indian Iris | YOURSTORY

It’s difficult to keep track of government policies. According to a rough estimate, over 15,000 Central and State government policies and schemes exist for beneficiaries, but there’s a huge gap between the number of schemes.

May 19, 2016

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Willing to wait for Modi Govt to show result | DNA

Survey by IIMA alumus and Team reveals most people satisfied by the Government.

May 14, 2016

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The Indian Iris, a unique startup that keeps an eye on govt schemes | TheIndianExpress

The idea to build a comprehensive platform of this scale first took root in 2014 when Sindhu, a IIIT Bangalore graduate, read about Narayan Singh Rao's work for the BJP during the Lok Sabha elections.

May 05, 2016

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Why does government fail to implement a scheme successfully? | THE HANS INDIA

Modi government has launched various schemes and policies such as “Digital India” and “Make in India” to keep the momentum going.

Apr 18, 2016

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Idea Damdar Toh Mil Sakta hai Labh | patrika.com

Feb 28, 2016

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startup kl liye jssgruk kareinge ye bikers | rajasthanpatrika.com

Feb 27, 2016

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Techno NJR to host Startup Summit | UdaipurTimes.com

A Startup Summit is going to be held on 27th Feb at Techno India NJR where founders of some of the popular and successful startups will participate as speakers.
The event is organized by Techno India Institute of Technology in association of The I

Feb 26, 2016

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Promotion of Indian Iris App | Patrika

the promotion of Indian Iris App in Udaipur through rally.

Feb 25, 2016

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Spreading the word about govt. schemes | The Hindu

The portal of the start-up ‘The Indian Iris’ has exhaustive information about various State and Central government schemes for rural entrepreneurs.The website received thousands of hits till date with many even writing to know .

Feb 17, 2016

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Ye Hai Andhiyo Ko Larkarne Ka Mauka | Rashtriya Sahara

Jan 16, 2016

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Startup India, Standup India : Opportune times for those willing to challenge the Odds | Sahara Samay

Something unprecedented is happening in our Country. Policy makers are trying unique and innovative ways to propel to the economy in favorable directions. Current government, despite being criticized for several reasons, putting in numerous measures

Jan 16, 2016

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Giving Public Policies a Lay Man Vision: The Indian Iris | feministaa

When you have an idea there will be a 100 people saying, “It won’t work out”, and that “you can’t change people” etc. And then you will find the 101th person who will resonate with your idea.
Sahitya Sindhu, is one of the very few in our country,

Jan 09, 2016

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MODI GOVT GETS A THUMBS-UP | AhmedabadMirror

The study covering 5,000 people from different pockets of India was conducted by a team of alumni of IIMA, IIMB, a few students and IT professionals of Indian Iris.

May 14, 2015

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IIM-Ahmedabad grad’s portal to examine Modi’s work | THE TIMES OF INDIA

What has Modi done in the last 10 months? For all those who have wondered about what our elected representatives have done for the betterment of society, an initiative by a student of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) .

Mar 24, 2015

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IIMA PGPX grad to bring out Modi govt’s report card | dna

Rao who is also the member of the BJP’s youth wing said, “I got this idea when I visited Jammu and Kashmir for election campaigning a few months ago and sensed that people were completely clueless about what the government has been doing”.

Mar 24, 2015

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Eight unusual MBA aspirants pursuing management studies , but not for cushy jobs | TheEconomicTimes

Thirty two year old Narayan Singh Rao wears several hats. He is current Student at IIM Ahmedabad , a memeber of National IT Committee of BJYM,the youth wing of Bhartiya Janta Party.

Oct 05, 2014

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Indian Iris | Sakshiepaper


Founded

Reg as Positive Ventures Pvt Ltd at Ideapad, CIIE, IIM Ahmedabad, Gujarat

May

2015

New Team Member

Hired First Team Member

Aug

Customer

Reached 100,000 website pages views

Jan

2016

New Product Release

Launched Join R beta, the community engagement & information delivery platform.

Feb

Funding

Seed Funding by Timbru Ventures

Apr

Customer

Reached 30,000 monthly active website users and 200,000 page views

Jul

Customer

Serviced our first customer.

Jul

New Team Member

Two new members joined. In-House, team size reaches 11.

Jan

2017

Funding

Incubation and Seed Funding by TIEDS, IIT Roorkee

Jan

Customer

Reached 50,000 monthly active users on theindianiris.com & 2000 app installs

Jan

Jobs


Team Summary

Narayan Singh Rao, Co-Founder and CEO is B Tech from IIT Roorkee and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. Before starting up, he had 9 years of corporate experience in running operations including research, analytics, consulting, business development, and people management. He has Strategized & Executed Social Media Campaign for Sri Narendra Modi @BJYM. He has substantial experience of working with Social & Political Organizations at grass root.

Sahitya Sindhu is an alumnus of IIIT Bangalore, and has done her M Tech in Computer Science. She is a techny and has relevant experience in big data analytics. She has experience in Internet of Everything (IoE), Smart Cities, Algorithm Design for applications, and Release management.

Pravin Pal Singh - Has experience of 30 yeas of consulting, analytics, management experience.

Besides 10 members young in-house team, we have built a network on 40+ experts with over 10 years of Industry experience and a network of 350+ volunteers from across India who helped us spread the word about govt policies to the target segment and thus marketing our startup.

Team

Founding Team

Co-Founder and Chief Execuitive Officer @ The Indian Iris, Student PGPX @ Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Senior Manager @ CPA Global

WORK

The Indian Iris (2015 - present)
Co-Founder and Chief Execuitive Officer

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (2014 - 2015)
Student PGPX

CPA Global (2012 - 2014)
Senior Manager

EDUCATION

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) • 2014 - 2015

University of Warwick - Warwick Business School
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) • 2014 - 2014

Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
B Tech • 2001 - 2005

Sahitya Sindhu


Co-Founder
Pravin Pal Singh

Pravin Pal Singh


Co-Founder

Product/Service Summary

The Indian Iris is an information services platform that simplifies govt policies and schemes for easy consumption of Indian Citizens, Entrepreneurs, and Industry.

Millions in India remain at disadvantage due lack of Information esp about govt schemes, while countless other suffer due to lack of access to those schemes.

We have build web platform to deliver this information in multiple regional languages, while we have build a community engagement and information delivery platform on Android (Beta). This digital platform brings various village, gram panchayats, caste and social communities on one platform. Communities can discuss key issue plaguing their community while our intelligent layer aims to deliver the information that matters to them and is the most relevant to their profile.

On top of these freely available information layer, we are building a consulting layer to help Entrepreneurs build their business and extend cost effective management consulting service to MSMEs.

Product/Service Descriptions