San Francisco and Bangalore based Affimity, a social networking startup for like minded people has raised $1.2 Million from Silicon Valley based Angel Investors. With the raised funds, the startup is looking to strengthen its position in India and abroad with hiring more manpower.
Talking to media about this development, Praveen Mittal Co-Founder and head of Operations in India considered it to be a huge moment in the journey to become one of the best possible options to connect with the like minded people. According to him, after seeing great response in the last few months, this is the right time to scale operations and the funding round will help them get to the projected figures faster.
Affimity was started in 2014 by Venkata Ramana, Amar J Singh and Praveen Mittal. The startup aims to connect people with like minded approach and similar interests. With an estimated target of 10 million global users by end of 2016, the startup currently has 35 channels.