Dream11 is India’s Biggest Sports Gaming platform with 4 crore+ users playing Fantasy Cricket, Football, Kabaddi and NBA. It is a Game of Skill that offers Indian sports fans a platform to showcase their sports knowledge. Fans can create their own team made up of real-life players from upcoming matches, score points based on their on-field performance and compete with other fans.
Dream11 helps sports fans increase their engagement and connect deeper with the sport they love by being a team owner, not just a spectator. Dream11 is also the Official Partner of the top sports leagues in the world such as the Hero CPL, Hero ISL and NBA.
A Series D funded startup, Dream11 was founded in 2012 by Harsh Jain and Bhavit Sheth. Kalaari Capital, Think Investments, Multiples Equity & Tencent are the marquee investors in Dream11.
Dream11 has been ranked #9 among India's Great Mid-Size Workplaces - 2018.
A die-hard Manchester United and Indian cricket team fan, Harsh is a graduate from the University of Pennsylvania with an MBA from Columbia Business School. This is the second venture for Harsh, having previously launched and successfully led the acquisition of Red Digital (a social media agency) by Gozoop.
Harsh is committed to help Indian sports fans use their sports knowledge & skill to play on Dream11. In his free time, Harsh enjoys playing football, loves pampering his dogs or is busy planning his next adventure.
Bhavit is an Engineer with an MBA from Bentley University (Boston) and a Diploma in E-commerce strategies from Harvard. Bhavit co-founded Dream11 with Harsh in 2012. As the COO, he is focused on providing the best, most trusted, user-focused experience via operational excellence throughout the company’s processes.
Like Harsh, Bhavit is also a Manchester United and Indian cricket team fan. He considers Virat Kohli to be the most inspiring sports person ever. Along with being an avid fantasy sports enthusiast, Bhavit is a voracious reader and a passionate photographer.
Kalaari Capital is a technology-focused venture capital firm with $650 million in assets under management. Along with Dream11, Kalaari’s portfolio includes prestigious companies like Myntra, Snapdeal, Urban Ladder and many more.
Think Investments is an investment fund headquartered in San Francisco, California specializing in global equities with $1 billion in assets under management.
Multiples is an India-focused investment advisory firm that manages USD 1 billion of Private Equity Funds. Multiples’ portfolio includes well-known brands like Arvind Fashions, Cholamandalam Investment and Finance, South Indian Bank and PVR Cinemas.
Tencent uses technology to enrich the lives of Internet users. Our social products Weixin and QQ link our users to a rich digital content catalogue including games, video, music and books. Our proprietary targeting technology helps advertisers reach out to hundreds of millions of consumers in China. Our infrastructure services including payment, security, cloud and artificial intelligence create differentiated offerings and support our partners’ business growth. Tencent invests heavily in people and innovation, enabling us to evolve with the Internet. Tencent was founded in Shenzhen, China, in 1998. Shares of Tencent (00700.HK) are traded on the Main Board of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong.