Hashtaag, which builds native mobile apps and products, today announced it has been ranked among top app development companies in Bengaluru by Clutch.co, highly regarded for its ranking and lists in various sectors.  

City-based Hashtaag has been listed in the "niche" section in The Leaders Matrix, indicating the position it has created for itself among market leaders in just one year, the company said.   

"It is a big achievement for us to have been listed among the top app developers by Clutch.co, in just one year of starting Hashtaag.... We are constantly working to raise the bar for mobile app development in India and globally" said Jayavardhan B N, CEO & Co-founder, Hashtaag.    

Hashtaag primarily caters to entrepreneurs and startups looking for a cost-effective mobile app development partner, without blowing budgets, a company release said.  

Recently, Hashtaag secured funding of $1 million and more investors already in the pipeline, it said. Hashtaag is the mobile app development partner of apps such as Doors, Shouut, Paperboy, FaceChat, Curiocty, andLogoon- all owned by popular celebrity icons and serial entrepreneurs.  

According to a report by Deloitte, India is set to become the largest base of mobile app developers by 2017. Gartner has predicted that 42% of organisations are expecting to increase spending on mobile app development by an average of 31% in 2016.  

Founded in 2015 and held under KGJ Software Technologies, Hashtaag employs 50+ designers, engineers and support staff. It also has offices in Chennai, Mumbai and San Francisco, California, US.