The Emerging Market Business Builders
We partner with leading technology companies and create scalable ventures across Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa.
Katalyzers is a Joint Venture between Smile Group, an India-based Asian Internet Group, a privately held group of internet ventures, and TPG Capital, one of the largest private investment group globally. Our emerging market business building platform brings together of world-class operating assets from Smile and deep financial assets for co-investment from TPG.
In the past, as entrepreneurs, we have partnered with various digital media and technology companies such as AirBnB, WPP Digital, Ogilvy, and Yahoo! and built businesses across APAC and MEA. Our expertise in business models like marketplaces, classifieds / listing, local commerce, digital media, e-commerce and mobile products is virtually unparalleled in the region.
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We formed a Joint Venture with Yahoo! in 2006 to launch an ad-performance network Tyroo has become the #1 performance marketing network in APAC with presence in India, Middle East and South East Asia
We partnered with ru-Net in 2012 to setup a social commerce venture, Juvalia. Juvalia, the 'Stella & Dot' of the East, is the largest fashion jewellery brand in India and the fastest growing one in Brazil.
We formed a Joint Venture with WPP Digital and SCAN Group in Africa to setup SQUAD, a digital marketing agency in 2009. SQUAD has become the #1 digital agency in the African region and has recently ventured out into Bahrain and UAE.
We partnered with AirBnB (the online marketplace for vacation rentals) in 2011 to help them expand internationally in countries other than the US.
Partner & Board Member
SVG/Quasar/Tyroo /DGM/SeventyNine /Squad/NeoOgilvy
Mobile & Local Commerce
Talent & PR
Digital Marketing (Africa)
Ready Pool of Talented EiRs and Senior Management.
Talent access across Domains; 1000+ Employee Ecosystem
Office Space and Technology Infrastructure
In-house Marketing, PR, Legal and HR Team
We are a passionate, hard-working and persistent group of individuals. We love to solve complex problems and believe in constant knowledge sharing thus ensuring steep learning curves for all individuals.
A flat hierarchical structure gives each one of us the requisite autonomy and freedom to take well-calculated risks and execute fast.
As a result, Katalyzers becomes a great place to build a career and follow one’s entrepreneurial dream.
So come and join us!