Picsdream, an online market for photography, has raised a concealed amount in angel financing led by Raman Roy, CMD Quatrro and Co-founder of Indian Angel Network.
Other prominent financiers consist of AnkitNagori, former Chief Business Officer at Flipkart and Harish Natarajan, previous CEO of Bausch & Lomb India.
SurojitShome, India CEO of an MNC Bank; VipinChawla Co-founder Instant Systems;,BaskarSubramaniyan and MadhavanSreenivasan, Co-founders of Servion; and ex CitibankerVikramSud, likewise co-invested.
Ankit and Harish has actually also joined the company s Board of Directors.
Picsdream will use the funds for careful and targeted marketing to construct its community of Picsdreamers, and to buy product and technology advancement for an improved user experience.
Introduced in November 2015, Picsdream is an online marketplace and platform for photographers to share, showcase and monetize their work. It is a community that links professional photographers’ amateur, semi-professional and specialists with buyers. It offers the purchasers with options of media on which they can get it printed and delivered to their doorstep.
My vision for Picsdream is to produce a detailed platform for the Indian visual arts community and to enable our users to genuinely understand the potential of this undiscovered space. We want to continuously introduce aspects that make the platform user friendly, user-friendly and fascinating, stated Founder and CEO Mahesh Nair, who is a devoted professional photographer himself.
I believe that the timing is ideal to produce a market for photographers as there is heightened interest in photography, given that more than a trillion photographs are clicked every year. This space holds incredible pledge and bundling services with the product would be a winning mix, stated Roy.