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Cricketer Mohit Sharma Invests in Crossahead; Completing his First Startup Investment

Bengaluru: Renowned Indian cricketer, Mohit Sharma, invests an undisclosed amount in Noida based tech startup, Crossahead. This unique social platform is a boon to the artists across the country who may connect with the targeted customers and vice-versa. It also serves the consumer’s day-to-day and occasional requirements of professional artists and creative. In our country, startups have been receiving funds from famous personalities and cricketers.

“In this era where market has gone online, artists’ community seems to have been highly unorganized. Crossahead aims at bringing all the professional artists on a single platform, therefore making it easier for all the users to find an artist of their desire online,” says Vishvendra Chaudhary, Co-Founder, Crossahead.

Founded in July last year by Vishvendra and Gaurav Walia, Crossahead possess 10000+ Verified Artists and Portfolios with a huge consumer base. By mitigating the hurdles faced by users to find genuine professional artists and manage their creative chores, the entity facilitates the artists get to list themselves by creating their profiles.

The customers may reach out to genuine artists through the ‘Home’ and ‘Our Artist’ tabs which allow them to explore, book or view the artists as well as hype them and become fans through a social network. Going forward, Crossahead aims to broaden its network of booming consumers by providing an increased number of subcategories and host other user friendly options on the website and the app.

Speaking on the investment, Mohit Sharma asserts, “The reason I went in with Crossahead was the fact that it's a unique concept where different sectors of professional careers are being created. More than a good business model it was a good feel factor that I got after meeting the team of Crossahead”.

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