Startup Registration

Startup Registration

Startup registration is much different than a company registration. It requires a different level of flexibility, agility and scaleability apart from being investor ready and having startup best practices in place.

Here is a quick comparison about 2 most popular options.

Features Private Limited LLP
Raise funding from Investors (including Foreign investors) tick  
Different stock classes tick  
Choice on funding instruments (e.g. CCD, CCPS etc.) tick  
Issue ESOPs to employees tick  
Implementable vesting schedules (even for Founders) tick  
Preferred Exit options (Acquistions, Mergers, IPO etc.) 5 stars 3 stars
Corporate governance & fine grained controls High Moderate
eLagaan special sauce level (e.g. Startup Best practices) High Low
Rest all the craps related to business structure tick tick


Connect with us today to get a free assessment of how your startup should be structured before kicking off the incorporation.

Good to think through some of these points before we interact (helps faster turnaround)

  • How many founders now and in next 2-5 years?
  • Hiring plan with Plan A and Plan B?
  • Strategy for ESOPs, if any?
  • Expected burn rates and how soon the company may be cash postiive
  • Investment roadmap (Amounts and timelines)?
  • Market geographies/ DIstribution channels (Hyperlocal, Local, India, Global etc.)
  • Any thoughts about exit strategies - Acquisition, Merger, IPO etc.?
  • Wanna get mentors, advisors on board?