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Mubble was founded in 2013 by Ashwin Ramaswamy (IIT-Madras, IIM-Bangalore), Pranav Jha (IIT-Bombay) and Raghvendra Varma (IIT-BHU). It is focused on Indian market. “We will use the funds to attract the best tech talent and build a world class product, designed for the masses of India,” said Ashwin Ramaswamy, co-founder and chief executive officer of Mubble. The app is designed to work offline and hence conserves precious mobile data balances of its users.
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Mubble is available in multiple Indian languages, with nearly half of its users using Mubble in their own mother-tongue instead of English.
“The app ecosystem in India is evolving rapidly, we think Mubble’s ‘data-guard’ will enable the new-gen smartphone users to navigate this ecosystem predictably,” said Subrata Mitra, Partner, Accel Partners.