Top 10 Online Companies by Valuation in India 2015
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Founded in the year 2008 by Deepinder Goyal and Pankaj Chaddah, Zomato is an online restaurant search and discovery service.
It is providing information on home delivery, dining-out, cafés and nightlife. It is presently operational across 21 countries including India. Initially started off with the name Foodiebay.com, in 2010 the company name was changed to Zomato. Com, a strategy to move outside the food vertical and also to prevent a direct conflict with eBay.com. Other than the website and mobile app, Zomato in collaboration with Citibank, also launched a print version of the content on the website under the name "Citibank Zomato Restaurant Guide". In 2015, Zomato has acquired MapleGraph that has built a cloud-based point of sale product for restaurants. 3 investors namely, Sequoia, Info Edge and VY Capital are the primary investors of the company.