Varun Dua Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 5

  • Exits
  • 1


Varun Dua General Information


Mr. Varun Dua is a Co-Founder and serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, and Board Member at Acko. Prior to this, he was a Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Coverfox, an online insurance broking firm. He graduated from MICA, Ahmedabad, and has extensive experience in the insurance industry spanning over 10 years. He has worked in marketing and sales as well as built technology solutions for insurance companies. He has led marketing and analytics efforts for direct business acquisition and technology efforts for efficient servicing of customers. He holds a degree from the University of Mumbai.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Varun Dua Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ByBuy 01-Mar-2024 Angel (individual) 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000
Vaaree 01-Sep-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 00000 000
Dezerv 01-Sep-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 000
Foodni 21-Nov-2019 00000 (00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000
Charcoal Eats 21-Feb-2016 Seed Round 00.000 Restaurants and Bars Generating Revenue 00000 000
Capzest 10-Feb-2016 Seed Round 00000 Consumer Finance Out of Business 00000 000

Varun Dua Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Capzest 15-Nov-2021 000 00 00000000

Varun Dua Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Varun Dua Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Varun Dua Angel Investor 0 0 Mumbai, India

Varun Dua Co-Investors (40)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Kunal Shah 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Suhail Sameer 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Blume Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Matrix Partners India 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Neeraj Goenka 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Varun Dua FAQs

  • Who is Varun Dua?

    Varun Dua is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Varun Dua?

    Varun Dua is an angel investor.

  • What does Varun Dua do?

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

  • What has Varun Dua invested in?

    Varun Dua has made numerous investments in companies like ByBuy, Vaaree, and Dezerv within the Business/Productivity Software, Specialty Retail, and Financial Services industries.

  • What has Varun Dua invested in recently?

    Varun Dua's latest investment was on 01-Mar-2024 in ByBuy, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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