Currently, there are 32,000 startups and every year 7,000 companies are coming around.
The event was organised by National Stock Exchange to talk to startups as to whether they could access the markets, and to create a conducive capital market ecosystem for the new economy and technology companies in the country.
He further said India has possibly got the third largest ecosystem for startups after the US and China.
He also urged startups to go public once they have reached a certain scale as listing will provide them liquidity and also give exit options to private equity as well as venture capital funds which have invested in them.
NSE, which provides Emerge ITP platform for listing of the new age companies in technology, data analytics, biotechnology or nanotechnology, said such companies will drive the economy growth in the coming years.