Jaipur Based Fleeca India to incubate at NASSCOM Centre of Excellence IIT, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
Jaipur-based start-up Fleeca India, which provides AI & IoT based tyre management services is all set to start its operations at NASSCOM Centre of Excellence – a joint initiative by MeitY (Govt. of India), ERNET, DST (Govt. of Gujarat) and GIL, based out of IIT Gandhinagar.
The centre is envisaged to be a hub for developing IoT, AI and deep tech solutions for various sectors. The centre also has a start-up incubator where Fleeca India’s technical team will be working. In addition, the team will be mentored and supervised by NASSCOM CoE-IoTs core team, and an array of academic researchers and industry experts
Fleeca, which stands for ‘FleetCare’, is a tyre management services company for heavy commercial vehicle fleet owners, working to increase the second life of Tyre. Fleeca India uses radio frequency identification technique to track overall mileage throughout the lifecycle of tires.
Announcing the agreement, Mr. Tikam Chand Jain, Founder & CEO, Fleeca India said, “We are glad to connect and work with NASSCOM CoE-IoT Gandhinagar. This arrangement will facilitate mentorship from industry and academia experts, suggested by NASSCOM CoE-IoT and will also enable us to develop innovative, indigenous technologies that could be used in our future projects.”
Speaking on the support from NASSCOM CoE-IoT, Mr. Sanjeev Malhotra, CEO said, “The key success factor of our incubator is the availability of strong industry mentor connects, which helps in guiding the startups individually. Fleeca is catering to a niche segment, hence require in-depth research. We believe that now is the right time to build the startup ecosystem to nurture innovation and entrepreneurship. Currently, we have around 75 startups working on deep tech & innovation across domains like Healthcare, Agritech, Industry 4.0, Cleantech, Automobile, Energy & Smart cities. We are still in a process of identifying potential startups like Fleeca India from across the country.”
About Fleeca India Pvt. Ltd.
Founded in 2016 by Tikam Chand Jain, and recognized by the Rajasthan government’s iStart initiative, Jaipur-based start-up Fleeca India provides AI & IoT based tyre management services. The Company has created its own niche in the logistics market by inspecting, analyzing, refurbishing and retreading the tyres. Currently Fleeca is operational in 8 States covering 15 cities.15 Fleeca centers are operational on the highways of Delhi NCR, Shahpura, Ahmedabad , Surat, Udaipur, Jaipur, Bhilwara, Gandhinagar, Kutch and other locations at every 100 – 200 kms across India where they will provide basic vehicle inspection services like alignment, washing, tyre pressure, facilities for drivers, safe vehicle parking and more.