Gray Matters India

Invests in businesses focused on education, skill development and technological advancement in women

  • Started: 2013
  • Bangalore, Karnataka

About

Works with the vision of educating and providing employment to 100 million women by the year 2036. The aim is to bridge the gender gap in education an Read mored employment through investment in scalable business models with a strong gender focus, stable revenue models and affordable solutions in the field of education and skill development. Apart from investing in businesses working for social and economic empowerment of women, it also operates its own projects with the same purpose. GMC Calibrator is a blended zero equity accelerator program which helps educational and skill training organizations in optimizing their product through user behavioral design. Its investment initiative, edLABS focuses on early stage investment in visionary educational ventures which offer solutions for the educational gap in society and provide training in modern-day skills. The Ecosystem Development Initiative aims to improve the quality of education in the Budget Private School (BPS) sector by collaborating with stakeholders and assisting schools to commit to five focus areas of Parent Engagement, School Leadership and Management Team, Teaching and Learning Experiences, School Infrastructure, Co-curricular Focus & Learning Outcomes. Idex Global Fellowship is a six-month fellowship program which hosts social entrepreneurs from different countries with the aim of transforming them into changemakers by providing them field training and a Professional Certification in Social Enterprise. It has invested in more than 70 businesses so far, with an investment of more than USD 125 million and a positive impact on the lives of more than 20 million women. Apart from India, it also has operations in USA and Africa.

Sectors

  • Funding & Investing
  • Gender
  • Education

Registration Details

  • Registration ID

    U80301TG2013FTC090121

Location

Project Location

Headquarters

680, 13th Cross Road, Sector 1, HSR Layout

Offices in Cities

Bangalore

Other Details

  • Parent Organisation

    Gray Matters Capital

  • Sister Organisation

    edLABS

  • Type & Sub Type

    For-profit
    Private Limited Company

  • Employees

    100+