Business Does Jio deal make Facebook India’s top tech investor ahead of SoftBank? Updated : April 22, 2020 11:49 AM IST The Jio-Facebook deal is the largest investment for a minority stake by a technology company anywhere in the world and the largest FDI in the technology sector in India. This also marks Facebook’s third direct investment in India, after it backed social commerce firm Meesho and online learning firm Unacademy in the past year. Facebook has also leap-frogged search giant Google in its India investment strategy. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.