Kerala startups ‘Keito’, ‘Celebees’ among top startups in the world
Kochi: ‘Keito’ and ‘Celebees’ are the two Kerala startups which are going to surprise the world like Flipkart and Byjus. These companies have been listed among the last nine best entrepreneurship in the world.
Pune-based Keito and Kochi-based Celebees have reached the last round of the event titled ‘Startup Istanbul’ held in Turkey. 1.60 lakh startups from 166 countries took part in the event.
It is for the first time, two Indian startups got listed among the best companies in Startup Istanbul. The annual event is being held since 2014. The final round will be conducted in October.
A committee of experts select the best companies in each round. Survival of the company in any situation, scope for development and interest and partnership of the founders in the company will be examined by the committee. The startups which are identified as the top three in the event will get global investors.
Keito is a company which functions on Artificial Intelligence. Kottayam Kaduthuruthy native PS Amal founded the firm. He developed the idea of the company while studying computer science engineering at MA college in Kothamangalam.
Keito is functioning for the central government under the Digital India project. Their major service is digitalizing the old documents and providing synopsis within minutes. Government documents from 1900 in regional languages will be separated as per different subjects. They also developed technology to compare old documents with the new one.
Celebees is a startup headquartered in Kochi which aims to turn housewives as entrepreneurs. Faizal M Khaid, a former employee at Kochi Info park and his wife Sunitha, founded the company. Celebees finds a market for products made by housewives. All the operations will be made through a mobile app.
Through the app, people can easily access the food products made by the women who are residing close to them. Celebees will deliver the products to the customers. The housewives will receive their profit every 1st and 15th of the month.