Fishing for finance

Offers for finance and mentorship emerged at the first Zoroastrian Shark Tank
Parinaz Gandhi

The five young entrepreneurial teams had come well prepared with their bait. An equal number of ‘sharks’ were ready to bite. Cheered by the enthusiastic audience, the ‘sharks’ offered to  repose confidence in the entrepreneurs by investing sums varying from USD 10,000 (Rs 7,16,605) to USD 100,000 (Rs 71,66,050) at the first Zoroastrian Shark Tank (ZST) organized by the Youth Wing of the World Zarathushti Chamber of Commerce (WZCC) on July 3, 2019. The Canada based start-up Dhansak and Company "actually turned down a few offers made by the ‘sharks’ and opted instead for one of the investors to mentor......

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