About Fantain

"We love sports. We love business. And we love the business of sports."
  • The Fantain Story

    Fantain was founded in 2013 by three seasoned business professionals with more than 20 years of experience each, who are also passionate sports fans. And our objective then and now has remained consistent - help sports companies think about fans just like traditional corporates think about customers - and provide them a delightful experience in every aspect of engagement - on and off the field - driving better engaged fans leading to better business.

What We Do

"We help sports companies (leagues and teams) use fan data to increase revenue and predictability."

Engagement

Engagement with fans is a continuous process that has be consistent across touchpoints. And fans require...

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Analytics

As fans engage with you at different times from various touch-points, they are leaving their foot prints...

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Activation

Knowing what to do is one thing - doing it is something else. Fantain helps sports companies run programs...

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Clients

"Fantain works with some marquee brands across sports & entertainment."
  • Premier Badminton League

    Premier Badminton League (PBL) is the highest prize money badminton sporting extravaganza in the world. Fantain is the Official Fan Relationship Management Partner of PBL - responsible for fan management. Fantain will partner with PBL to provide fan engagement, analytics and activation.

  • SunRisers Hyderabad

    Fantain was fortunate to count SunRisers Hyderabad as its customer for the IPL 2014 season. During this season, Fantain provided SunRisers its mobile app which included a very exciting game called Playcall - one that allowed SunRisers Hyderabad fans to play as the captain of SRH live during games. It was a great success, and it also provided Fantain the opportunity to provide deep engagement analytics to SRH based on the fan interaction on the mobile platform.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders

    The Kolkata Knight Riders (also known by the acronym KKR) are a franchise cricket team representing the city of Kolkata in the Indian Premier League. The franchise is owned by Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan in partnership with actress Juhi Chawla and her spouse Jay Mehta. The team is currently captained by Gautam Gambhir and coached by Jacques Kallis, a former player of the team. The home of the Knight Riders is Eden Gardens, the largest cricket stadium in India and the third largest in the world by seating capacity.

  • DigiOsmosis

    No one understands digital like DigiOsmosis. A boutique digital design and consulting firm based in Mumbai, India, Digi services some of the marquee sports and entertainment brands of India with reach across every geography and demography. Fantain supplements DigiOsmosis’ services by providing snapshots, insights and analytics driven reports for their customers.

  • Sony Music India

    Sony Music Entertainment India is the predominant record label operated by Sony Music Entertainment in India. The company began operation in 1997, and it was the first record company in India to be 100% foreign-owned. Since December 2013, the company distributes Warner Music Group releases for Indian and SAARC market.

  • T-Series

    T-Series is a music label owned by Super Cassettes Industries Private Limited (SCIL), an Indian music company also engaged in film production and distribution. It has ventured into other consumer product categories including the manufacturing of incense sticks (Rajni Industries) and washing powder (Gopal Soap Industries).

  • Red Chillies Entertainment

    Red Chillies Entertainment (RCE) is an Indian motion picture production and distribution company, based in Mumbai. The company was founded on 7 May 2002[3] by Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri Khan. It was transformed from the now defunct Dreamz Unlimited.

The Team

"Fantain's backbone is a group of dynamic individuals who are passionate about their work and share our dream."
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    Anand

    Co-founder & CEO

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    Vivek

    Co-founder & CTO

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    Aravind

    Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer

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    Sandeep Jadhav

    Head Sales

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    Anshuman

    Senior Marketing Manager

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    Jomin

    Marketing Manager

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    Vasant

    Business Development

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    Niranj

    Senior Software Developer

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    Melhin

    Software Developer

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    Amarjit

    Senior Manager - Engineering

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    Prabhu

    Senior Software Developer

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    Sivapriya

    Python Developer

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    Prabhakaran

    UI Designer

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    Vishnu

    Linux System Administrator

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    Vijay

    UI Developer

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Media

This Chennai Based Startup is an Unique B2B and B2C Service Provider as a Fan Relationship Management Firm & Fantasy Sports PlatformAnand Ramachandran (CEO of Fantain) was a seasoned IT sales head in Wipro, where he has helped to sell various services to fortune 100 companies, Vivek (CTO of Fantain) comes with a deep technology background having been involved...

விளையாட்டு புதுசு: நீங்கள்தான் இனி தலைவர்!கிரிக்கெட் போன்ற நட்சத்திர அந்தஸ்து கொண்ட விளையாட்டுக்கு வீரர்கள் எவ்வளவு முக்கியமோ அதே அளவுக்கு ரசிகர்களும் முக்கியம்....

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புதுமையான தொழில் முயற்சி : ரசிகர்களிடம் உறவை பேணி ஒரு நிறுவனத்திற்கு வளர்ச்சியை ஏற்படுத்தி கொடுக்கும் சென்னை ‘Fantain’ ஒரு விளையாட்டில் ஒரு நாடு உலகத்திலேயே முன்னணியில் இருப்பதற்கு காரணம் அதில் உள்ள விளையாட்டு வீரர்களும், அந்த திறமையான விளையாட்டு வீரர்களை ஊக்குவிக்கும் அதன் ரசிகர்களும்...

BookMyShow-backed Fantain, aims to take stab at sports and entertainment fan engagement market Fans absolutely love interacting directly with their object of interest or engaging with fellow fans. This could be for anything – pulp fiction, comic, movie, book and sports...

PLEASE WALK US THROUGH YOUR ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEYFantain was founded by Anand Ramachandran (CEO), Vivek Venugopalan (CTO), Aravind Ramachandran (CPO). All the 3 co-founders are seasoned professionals and are more...

How data analytics gives enterprises the competitive edge CHENNAI, JULY 31: From start-ups to established companies, every enterprise is chanting the big data mantra and not without reason. For, data analytics gives companies a competitive edge...

Chennai startups book entire cinema halls for staff to watch latest Rajinikanth-starrer Kabali CHENNAI: On July 22, fans of superstar Rajinikanth working in Tamil Nadu's capital will...

Kabali Holiday Began 'as a Joke' For This Chennai Start-UpBy all accounts, tickets for Rajinikanth's much-awaited Kabali, which released on Friday...

PayPal-backed Fantain aids Shah Rukh Khan analyse fansAs an online payments system, nimble-footedness is important for PayPal. “There is a lot of...

விளையாட்டு ரசிகர்களை வாடிக்கையாளர்கள் ஆக்க உதவும் சென்னை 'ஃபான்டெயின்'விளையாட்டு என்றாலே அதன் வளர்ச்சிக்கு உறுதுணை அந்த விளையாட்டின் ரசிகர்கள் தான்...

Fantain, a startup that manages celebs' fansCHENNAI: Celebrities know that they can't take their fans for granted. Whether they are actors,...

BookMyShow invests in Chennai based Fantain SportsPune: Online entertainment ticketing brand BookMyShow has acquired a majority stake in Chennai...

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Awards

Fantain was the finalist at UPSTART - Startup challenge 2017, organized by Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship.

In November 2014, Fantain was selected as “Promising Startup Of The Year 2014” by Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) through their Startupreneurs program...

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