WF Fashion & Lifestyle Venture ScaleUp is a growth-focused scaleup program for emerging fashion & lifestyle companies in India to drive brand visibility and retail sales across channels. The program is structured to scale revenue possibilities for companies by ACCELERATING CORPORATE-CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENTS.

Our portfolio companies will gain access to fashion & lifestyle brands, channel partners and retail chains in addition to marketing and advertising support.

As one-of-its-kind scalerator for fashion & lifestyle companies in India, the WF Fashion & Lifestyle Venture ScaleUp brings deep industry linkages for scaling both supply and demand for consumer packaged goods.

Corporate Partners: Connections to leading corporates, channel partners and service providers in consumer goods industry for pilot projects and partnership opportunities.

Traction Metrics: Our growth coaches, domain experts and mentors will work with participating entrepreneurs one-on-one to help achieve tangible growth with a focus on right ‘Traction Metrics’.


Over three months, 12-15 selected high-potential fashion & lifestyle companies will accelerate their growth with the help of our team of high-class entrepreneurs, investors and partners. By leveraging direct access to key contacts in the industry, the selected companies will achieve accelerated growth that would normally take 18+ months.

Product Validation & Pilot: Participating companies will be able to pilot and scale their product placements, sales, distribution and brand visibility through corporate collaborations. In addition, the program also works with stakeholders across the fashion & lifestyle value chain connecting the companies to service providers such as logistics, manufacturing, product design, packaging and many more. Throughout the program, companies will have ongoing meetings with corporate collaborators and will be able to pilot partnership opportunities

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  • Fashion & lifestyle companies and SMEs with revenues of INR 5 crores – 50 crores
  • Willing to invest 20-40 hours per month as part of the program
  • Ready to invest time and effort to work towards a 2X-10X growth


The WF Venture ScaleUp program gave us clarity towards the functioning of our business and provided focus on the things we were initially neglecting.

Jagriti ChoudharyCo-founder, SkinYoga

We have had truly insightful discussions with industry experts, on the dos and don’ts and how the offline market works. With Wadhwani Foundation, we think in the next three months we would achieve growth that would be possible in next 18 months. We are looking forward to connecting with channel partners and scaleup our business.

Yash Anup HisariaFounder, St. D’Vence

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