Sequoia Capital backed 1mg acquires Dawailelo


Sequoia Capital-backed online pharmacy 1mg has acquired Varanasi-based startup Dawailelo for an undisclosed amount. We are very keen on building a pan-India presence rapidly, said Prashant Tandon, CEO of Gurgaon-based 1mg, which is pushing to expand operations in tier-II and -III cities.

Dawailelo was founded by Aditya Agrawal (CEO) and Arpit Sarin (COO) in 2013. Agrawal is an MBA in marketing from Banaras Hindu University while Sarin has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.

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