Leaders for India Organization (LIO) builds a community of 100 dynamic entrepreneurs seeking strategic investments and business synergies


Leaders for India Organization (LIO) builds a community of 100 dynamic entrepreneurs seeking strategic investments and business synergies 

  • A dynamic eco-system for businesses fostering innovation, collaboration and growth
  • In 18 months, LIO has built a portfolio of over Rs. 30 crore and an additional commitment of Rs. 10 crores towards future business opportunities being evaluated.
  • Secure eight strategic venture partner agreements with angel networks, VCs, and strategic partnerships to provide better investment opportunities to LIO members

Hyderabad:  Leaders for India Organization (LIO) is a member-only community that unites business leaders, entrepreneurs, and angel investors by harnessing their collective resources to drive mutual growth. The Leaders for India Organization was started by the dynamic entrepreneur Mohnish Yerra in 2022. In just 18 months, LIO has secured a membership exceeding 100 business leaders with a combined net worth of Rs. 25,000 Crores. LIO has an investment portfolio exceeding Rs. 20 crores in 16 diverse business opportunities across various sectors, including FinTech, EdTech, and Defence Tech. LIO also manages an AUM of 9.05 crore for its members in financial instruments including hedge funds and bonds. To diversify the portfolio, LIO forayed into the lucrative real estate sector by allocating Rs.18 crore towards real estate investments. It has firmly positioned itself as a trusted partner for wealth creation, extending financial support. LIO not only injects capital but also nurtures budding concepts into thriving enterprises.

Leaders for India Organization (LIO) acts as a business accelerator and startup incubation platform, offering personalized one-on-one support based on unique professional needs and aspirations through effective networking and mentorship. LIO is a holistic consultancy firm that epitomizes the motto ‘Invest, Innovate, Impact,’ with a steadfast commitment to nurturing the ambitions of emerging entrepreneurs, serving as their extended team. As its tagline suggests, LIO is ‘The Trusted Partner in Your Wealth Creation Journey.’ The organization provides personalized support, functioning as a Business Accelerator, Financial Advisor, Startup Incubator, and Technology Consultant, ensuring entrepreneurs receive tailored guidance for success. LIO has curated diverse platforms catering to startup needs. ‘LIO Business Shower’ is a standout initiative enabling idea presentations, investment acquisition, and market exploration for emerging businesses.

In addition to this platform, we host ‘Green Pitch’ and ‘Powerplay’ as distinctive forms of business showers. ‘Green Pitch’ and ‘Powerplay’ are monthly events where startups pitch their innovative ideas, seeking investments or avenues to enter new markets. These dynamic forums provide passionate startups with opportunities crucial for their growth.

Furthermore, ‘LIO Day’ offers personalized sessions, assessing and refining investment plans while facilitating collaboration among members. Additionally, LIO orchestrates recreational events, fostering relaxation and serving as a fruitful networking avenue for its members.

Speaking about the achievement Mr. Mohnish Yerra, Founder and CEO, Leaders for India Organization said, “At LIO we strive to redefine the way financial services are delivered to the business community and revolutionize the way networking operates. LIO is a member-only community that aims to usher in a new era by bridging the gap between Business Owners, Entrepreneurs, and Angel Investors across the country by untapping the financial and technical resources and leveraging them for mutual growth. LIO is a community of Industry Leaders, Entrepreneurs with a willingness to grow self-business or invest in startups.  It is a dynamic ecosystem and interconnected business network that brings industry leaders together for mutual advancement. With the guiding principle of ‘Invest, Innovate, Impact,’ LIO serves as a steadfast partner in your wealth creation journey, committed to empowering a diverse community of members. We offer investment opportunities to our members that are validated by an expert investment committee ensuring the best, verified opportunities are available to our members.”

Leaders for India Organization solidifies its position as a thought leader through strategic collaborations with institutions like T-Hub, IIIT-Hyderabad, ISB Hyderabad, and the Indian Startup Festival, influencing and shaping the entrepreneurial landscape.