According to Satyajit Hange, one of the founders of TBOF, Kumar, Sehwag and a few other high net worth individuals have invested a total of Rs 14.5 crore in the pre-Series A funding round.
Very few people would know that Bollywood players Kumar and one of the most explosive batsmen in the world, Virender Sehwag, also invest in startups. Now the information that has come to the fore is even more interesting. Both the stars have invested in the same startup. This is a Pune based agri startup named Two Brothers Organic Farm (TBOF). According to Satyajit Hange, one of the founders of TBOF, Kumar, Sehwag and a few other high net worth individuals have invested a total of Rs 14.5 crore in the pre-Series A funding round.
Was established in 2019
According to Hange, this funding will be used to increase TBOF’s manufacturing capacity, create training centers for farmers and increase domestic and international business. Investment will help in empowering the farmers. More employment opportunities will be created for women in villages and rural livelihood will increase. TBOF was founded in 2019 by two brothers Satyajit and Ajinkya Hange. Cultured A2 sells a range of products based on organic and natural ingredients including ghee, millet and millet flours, wood-pressed oils and nut butters. It does multiple cropping of fruits, vegetables, cereals, legumes and pulses.
Goods goes to more than 53 countries
Sehwag said that I am very excited to support TBOF’s mission of sustainable agriculture and rural development. It is heartening to see the positive impact they have brought on the lives of farmers and the health of people across India and beyond. Akshay Kumar said that I have been very impressed with the thinking of TBOF. He is working to empower the rural people through organic farming. I am also feeling very good to be associated with it. The company sells its goods in more than 53 countries. If we talk about India, business is spread in more and more cities. The company sells through its official website, e-commerce website, mobile application, e-commerce platform and food superstores.