Bahrain's Investcorp invests in Indian logistics startup Xpressbees

Xpressbees has a presence in more than 2,000 towns and cities in India

  
A front view of Investcorp headquarter. Image used for illustrative purpose.

A front view of Investcorp headquarter. Image used for illustrative purpose.

DUBAI - Bahrain's Investcorp said on Sunday it has made an investment in Xpressbees, an Indian logistics startup, as part of a consortium of local and global investors.

Xpressbees has a presence in more than 2,000 towns and cities in India, with more than 1,000 customers across industries including e-commerce, pharmaceutical, consumer goods, retail, manufacturing, electronics and consumer durables.

Investcorp did not disclose the size of its investment, but said it was part of a Series E round - a late stage funding round to scale up a business.

Indian newspaper reports have reported that Xpressbees raised $110 million in its latest funding round.

(Reporting by Saeed Azhar; editing by Richard Pullin) ((Saeed.Azhar@thomsonreuters.com; +971 44536787; Reuters Messaging: saeed.azhar.reuters.com@reuters.net))

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