Knowlarity Communications recently joined hands with YES BANK to power the latter’s latest startup acceleration initiative, YES SCALE. In its capacity, the Singapore-based business communications powerhouse will develop a robust business ecosystem by aligning its specialized business communication and startup expertise with the bank’s vast infrastructure and partnership channels.
YES SCALE is essentially an accelerator platform dedicated to serving startups in five key impact sectors – Smart City, Cleantech, Agritech, Life Sciences and EduTech sectors. Knowlarity will strive to ensure that startups from these domains participating in the YES SCALE program get the necessary support during various phases of funding, networking, scaling, market opportunities, mentorship and business communication. During the initial application stage, Knowlarity is expected to reach out to relevant companies within its ecosystem and spread awareness about the collaboration. The cloud telephony major will offer its world-class communication service tools such as SuperConference, SuperReceptionist and Voice Based OTP verification to ensure startups can manage business communications impeccably.
Amit Shah, Chief Fintech Officer, YES BANK said, “YES SCALE is a significant step towards creating ‘collaboration-as-a-service’ with Large & Mid Corporate Clients, Ecosystem Partners, and Technology Leaders. YES Bank’s cross-industry collaboration through YES SCALE will bring out innovative solutions in high social impact sectors of the economy like Agriculture, Cleantech, Urban Living, Education and Health.
Our partnership with Knowlarity will provide technical support and communication tools to startups, required to reach to the last mile”
Further, Knowlarity will provide expert assistance during sessions, guide participating startups and help them in informed decision-making in the YES SCALE program. The leading global cloud communications services provider is present in India, South Asia and other emerging global markets.
Commenting on the association, Ambarish Gupta, Founder and CEO, Knowlarity said, “It gives us immense pleasure to associate with YES BANK’s YES SCALE accelerator program that aims to boost India’s startup ecosphere significantly. The platform has been developed focusing on startups catering to the most critical economic domains and aims to equip them with the best opportunities, resources and connect them with experts cutting across industries. We will strive to ensure that operations are conducted smoothly during the entire 15-week program, and emerging startups are able to make the most out of Knowlarity’s cutting-edge technological solutions as well as a vast business ecosphere spanning across industries, businesses and countries from all over the world.”
YES BANK, on its part will reach out to relevant units in its global ecosystem to maximize participation of startups and expose them to innovations happening all over the world. It will also promote Knowlarity’s offerings to the YES BANK startup community. The startups will be mentored, scaled and funded by the YES SCALE program, and the financial institution will also offer knowledge exchange and cross-learning opportunities to the emerging entrepreneurs.