In a recent seed round of fundraising, Onnow, a direct-to-consumer food startup, secured a new investment from GoAhead Ventures, a notable Silicon Valley-based Venture Capital fund managing over $150M in AUM.
During the grand occasion of the Demo Day of Grameenphone Accelerator Program, Onnow celebrated this achievement with the entire Grameenphone team at GP House, which included the presence of Yasir Azman, CEO of Grameenphone and Mohsina Yasmin, Executive Member of Bangladesh Investment Development, Prime Minister’s Office. Onnow is one of the 6 startups selected for the 7th cohort of Grameenphone Accelerator Program.
Syed Tahmid Zaman Rashik, CEO of Onnow, said, “we are delighted to share the joy of raising again from Silicon Valley. We aim to strengthen our team and on-board 100 more kitchens by the end of next year. We will also focus on empowering women who are homemakers and wish to be independent by working from home. Our heartfelt thanks to the Grameenphone team for celebrating this moment with us”.
Onnow is a direct-to-consumer food startup which offers a wide range of proprietary food menus for all palates and lifestyles designed and vetted by expert culinary chefs, made fresh by a local chef in the neighborhood using specially sourced quality ingredients where the taste of the food is consistent in every single order.
About GoAhead Ventures
GoAhead Ventures, with over $150 million in AUM, a venture capital firm founded by three Stanford alumni, focuses on early-stage technology companies around the globe. They are known to invest approximately half of their capital outside of the US into the topography, including Singapore, India, Israel, South Africa, Bangladesh, and others.