E-Cell IIT-Madras


Matchmaking for the Entrepreneurial world

An investor speed dating platform helping investors and startup founders foster new entrepreneurial chemistry, by matching investors with founders who share similar visions and providing them with closed-door meeting opportunities.E-Summit IITM 2024

Registration Deadline: 1st March 2024


Intending to construct a bridge between startups and investors, E-cell IIT Madras orchestrates Investinder. Finding love is hard, but finding the right investor is even harder - so we at IIT Madras make that job easy for you. We provide an opportunity for startups to connect with sector specific VC’s and investors and have a closed one-on-one meeting with them to provide mentorship and potential investment opportunities.

For Startups

Startups can view the profiles of VCs, which would provide you with an idea of their sector of investments, previously invested startups etc. You can request for a match with VCs and if there is mutual acceptance, we would set up a meet with them during the event.

For VCs and Investors

VCs and investors can view the profiles of all the startups who have registered for the event, which would consist of their pitch deck, no of employees, sector etc. You can send a request to match with the startup of your interest and your meeting is set with that startup.


Stage 1: Registration

InvesTinder is a completely free of cost event, all you need to do to register is click the ‘Register Now’ button above and furnish some details pertaining to you and your firm.

Stage 2: Online Matchmaking

In order to ensure successful company growth, our platform makes intelligent recommendations for potential partners based on your interests. Users can seek matches and schedule appointments during E-summit 2024.

Stage 3: Offline Event

Investinder at IIT-M campus features a 3-hour event for startups and VCs, with specific meeting halls and open networking sessions to foster new connections and discuss individual meetings with VCs.


Registration starts

9th Feb

Matchmaking begins

2nd March

Meetings schedule shared with Startups and investors

6th March

Offline One on One closed door meetings

9th March 10:00am


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Contact Us


+91  98609 30797 Parth Bajpai

+91  99994 43553 Shivan Ajay Iyer