CaratLane founder Mithun Sacheti said that Tiger Global had approached him for funding in CaratLane via LinkedIn.
Mithun Sacheti told that he initially thought it was a scam.
"Tiger Global ex-Partner Lee Fixel sent a message saying, CaratLane is of interest to us. We'd love to talk to you," he added.
Recently, Titan Company acquire a 27.18% stake in Caratlane held by the founder and his family members for Rs 4,621 crore.