Cloud kitchen startup becomes the third Indian unicorn born this week

Rebel Foods Pvt has get at least the third Indian commencement to achieve a billion- bone valuation this week after securing$ 175 million in a financing round led by the free wealth fund Qatar Investment Authority.

Being investors Coatue Management and Evolvence Group joined the financing at a$1.4 billion valuation for the Mumbai-headquartered company, which operates pall kitchens and calls itself the world’s largest internet diner company. The incipiency said on Thursday it’s exploring an IPO within the following two bits.

The incipiency will fasten on growing its multinational presence, making its ordering and delivery technology and acquire farther diner brands.

Red Foods, which is also backed by Goldman Sachs GroupInc. and Sequoia Capital, delivers overpraise funk and paneer camp sleaze- outdid pizzas to millions of Indians daily. It said it’s growing at 100 annually and moving toward profitability with an habitual run rate of over$ 150 million. It operates farther than 45 brands from Behrouz Biryani to Ovenstory Pizza and Faasos wraps across 10 countries including India, Indonesia, the United Arab Emirates and Malaysia. Internet beaneries, which operate out ofnon-prime real estate and only deliver to accounts, contend with traditional beaneries that need garçons, table seating and cashiers, all of which act in high disbursements. The pestilence has given a boost to analogous startups with accounts preferring to order in. Low costs and fast scale-up are allowing analogous chains to grow fast.

Rebel was established in 2011 by former McKinsey & Co alumnus Jaydeep Barman and his friend Kallol Banerjee. Last age, it struck a deal with American quick service chain Wendy’s to open 250 darkness kitchens. Meat- delivery birth Licious and crypto- exchange CoinSwitch Kuber also blazed financing at billion- bone valuations this week.