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Investments Surpass Tk 6.25 Crore in Shark Tank BD’s First Season

Industry: Media, Start-Up

Shark Tank Bangladesh’s inaugural season has significantly boosted the local startup ecosystem, investing Tk 6.25 crore in various businesses. The five-episode season, available for free on Bongo, showcased entrepreneurs pitching innovative ideas, receiving valuable advice, and securing funding from the Sharks.

Key investments included 1.1 crore BDT in the first episode, setting a dynamic tone for subsequent episodes. Notable startups receiving funding were Ostad, an education tech platform; Palki Motors, an affordable electric car manufacturer; and Area 71 Venture Ltd, an e-commerce training provider. As Shark Tank Bangladesh concludes its first season, it leaves a lasting impact on the startup landscape, with anticipation building for future ventures and seasons.

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