William Bissell Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 7

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 2


William Bissell General Information


Mr. William Bissell serves as Managing Director and Board Member at Fabindia. Previously, he served as Chairman at Fabindia Overseas. He served as Board Member at Foradian Technologies. Fabindia is India's largest private platform for products that are made from traditional techniques, skills and hand-based processes. Over three decades, he grew Fabindia from just two retail locations in Delhi to over 117 stores. Bissell added a non-textile range in 2000 and organic foods in 2004, personal care products in 2006 and handcrafted jewellery in 2008. He is also known as an author, thought leader and an angel investor. He invested $2mm in Foradian in 2014.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • C-40, 2nd Floor
  • Okhla Industrial Area, Phase -2
  • New Delhi, Delhi 110020
  • India
+91 011 0000 0000

William Bissell Investments (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
WOW! Momo 13-Jun-2018 Later Stage VC 00000 Restaurants and Bars Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
StalkBuyLove 09-Dec-2016 00000 00000 00.000 Internet Retail Out of Business 0000000 0000000
StalkBuyLove 03-Sep-2016 00000 00000 00.000 Internet Retail Out of Business 0000000 0000000
Webware.io 09-Dec-2015 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Juggernaut (Publishing) 24-Sep-2015 00000 (00000 00.000 Publishing Startup 0000000 0000000
Foradian Technologies 15-Jun-2015 Angel (individual) 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Crayon 18-Sep-2013 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000

William Bissell Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Foradian Technologies 02-Mar-2022 Merger/Acquisition
StalkBuyLove 05-Dec-2019 0000000000: 000000

William Bissell Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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William Bissell Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
William Bissell Angel Investor 0 0 New Delhi, India

William Bissell FAQs

  • Who is William Bissell?

    William Bissell is an angel Investor who has made 7 investments.

  • What kind of investor is William Bissell?

    William Bissell is an angel investor.

  • What does William Bissell do?

    As an angel investor, William Bissell invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has William Bissell invested in?

    William Bissell has made numerous investments in companies like WOW! Momo, StalkBuyLove, and Webware.io within the Restaurants and Bars, Internet Retail, and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has William Bissell invested in recently?

    William Bissell's latest investment was on 13-Jun-2018 in WOW! Momo, a company within the Restaurants and Bars industry.

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