Hello Curry Pvt. Ltd is a quick service restaurant chain that serves Indian cuisine.Hello Curry raised $1.5 million in bridge funding even as the firm prepares to raise its first venture capital round.
The round was led by entrepreneur-turned-investor Sashi Reddi, who has already pumped in Rs.3 crore through his seed stage venture fund, Sri Capital. A US-based high networth individual (HNI) also participated in the bridge round. Hello Curry’s co-founder and chief executive without disclosing his identity citing confidentiality.
Hello Curry is not targeting overseas Indians alone but is also aiming to woo people from other nationalities.Hello Curry is also foraying overseas by tying up with local franchise partners. It will open its first foreign outlet at Brisbane in Australia in two months. It will also start home delivery in Manhattan in New York City, Los Angeles and San Francisco.