Hyderabad based a weight loss and fitness startup, Truweight has raised series A funding from venture capital firm Kalaari Capital. The amount of funding which has not been disclosed, will be used to develop a mobile app and to strengthen its presence across India. It was started by Co-founders Vishnu Saraf and Megha More.
The mobile app, currently in the development stage will connect clients to their personal dietician for real-time counseling and provide access to their food products from anywhere across the country.
Presently, the startup has 7,000 users under its subscription-based model. It has around 30 food products that are made from Super Foods or nutrient-rich food like spirulina, barley grass, acacia gum, herbs, foxtail millet, along with a customised diet plan.
Speaking about Truweight’s future plans, Vishnu Saraf said, “After enabling more than 7000 weight loss success stories, we are now going to increase our reach through our mobile app. The funding amount will be used to hire key people, innovate and add few more food products, build a revolutionary health app and establish physical centres in Bangalore and Chennai.”