Google previously invested in Jio and their main objective was to “mutually build up a working framework for a section level smartphone that will bolster 5G and focus on India’s 350 million users.”
In the recent venture of Jio with Google, Mukesh Ambani said that Google will contribute Rs 33,733 crore for a 7.7% stake in Jio Platforms.
A month ago Google CEO Sundar Pichai reported a $10 billion (around Rs 75,000 crore) store to quicken India’s digital economy and added that Google will do this through a blend of value ventures, organizations, and operational, framework and environment speculations. This is because of the trust that in the coming years India will be an advanced economy.
After Jio, tech monster Google is currently hoping to purchase a minority stake in SoftBank-upheld online insurance company Policybazaar.
Google is planning to invest $10 billion in the time span of 5-7 years in India. Some of the sources are saying that Google hoping to gain about 10% of Policybazaar and could contribute about $150 million.
The sources additionally told the distribution that SoftBank, which holds a 15% stake in Policybazaar.
Google is taking massive steps and investments to expand its foot in the Indian digital market, however, some employees of google are quite reluctant and ignorant to the comments and Policybazaar likewise declined to remark.
POLICY BAZAAR INTRODUCING INTIAL PUBLIC OFFER:
Yashish Dahiya co-founder of Policy Bazaar disclosed to not in July that the organization is hoping to make sure about intending to raise the assets at a valuation north of “$3.5 billion” by September 2021 IPO.
In July SoftBank Vision Fund got an extra stake for $130 million in EtechAces Marketing and Consulting, holding organization of online monetary administrations entryways PolicyBazaar and PaisaBazaar, the speculation was a blend of essential implantation of capital into the organization at about $50 million and acquisition of offers worth another $80 million to be precise.