Report highlights the characteristics that make Pune a natural destination for Corporate Innovation Centres and Start-ups. The city has a great mix of education, talent, innovation centres, research labs and entrepreneurial support systems, which provide the basis for all such ventures. The city is a hot-bed for product companies across sectors including Financial Technologies, Payments, Security, PLM, Big Data/Analytics, Gaming, EdTech, Internet of Things, etc.
While IIM-Ahmedabad’s CIIE has taken the lead in putting together this report, it is a collaborative effort, which reflects the spirit of Pune’s start-up ecosystems including PuneTech, TIE, NASSCOM, SEAP, POCC, MCCIA, NEN etc. We plan to keep this effort alive by bringing out periodic updates, so DO NOT forget to follow us and do reach out with data/pointers to make the future versions of this report richer and better.