CaratLane is an Indian online portal that sells jewellery. It's inventory includes diamond jewellery and gold coins. It is India's first & the largest online jewelry store of its kind. One of India’s leading e-commerce companies, CaratLane has become one of the country's most visible online brands since its inception in October 2008. It started with a mission to change the way diamonds and diamond jewellery is bought in India. In 4 short years, this vision is well on its way to being realized.
It was founded by Mithun Sacheti and Srinivasa Gopalan in 2008 and is based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Tiger Global, a US-based hedge fund, has been investing in CaratLane since 2011. In its fourth round of fundraising (in 2015) CaratLane received ₹192 crore (US$30 million) from Tiger Global making the sum total invested by the Hedge Fund approximately ₹318.31 crore (US$50 million).