We were a self funded company since inception. Our investors came in at the right time and helped fuel our growth and take the Think & Learn story to the next level.
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI),was founded by Mark Zuckerberg and Dr. Priscilla Chan which supports innovative models of learning across the globe. It is very encouraging to be the first company in Asia to be backed them. We are excited to partner with the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative to usher in the next stage of growth at BYJU's as our vision closely aligns with CZI’s vision of advancing human potential and promoting equality.
The entire team of Sequoia is very helpful. It is like having a team onboard to help the business develop and grow.
On board, we have G V Ravishankar, Managing Director of Sequoia Capital India, who has always guided and supported us. During his first meeting with Byju in Mumbai, he confidently stated that, BYJU’s will be India’s Biggest Education Story. We are happy to prove this within 2 months of their investment
Sofina has shown its belief in a company which is changing the way the world will learn. It has backed us at a time where we are accelerating to the next level.
We are happy that Maxence Tombeur shares our vision of revolutionising education and is there to guide us.
Lightspeed is known for backing several education technology companies in US, China and India. Dev Khare, Managing Director, Lightspeed India Partners Advisors is confident that BYJU’s market leading offerings are unique and transformational since our products are specifically geared with a differentiated pedagogy to the needs of India’s 250 million students. We are happy to see such confidence from our investor.
Times Internet sees us as the company whose mission is to empower everyone who aspires to learn. It is exciting to be backed by Satyan Gajwani, Vice Chairman, Times Internet at a time when we are working towards expanding our presence across national and international geographies.
Ranjan Pai and Mohandas Pai of Aarin Capital (Manipal Group) have backed us and guided us. They have always believed in our vision of revolutionizing and transforming the learning sphere and have supported us at every step.
Education is an important sector for IFC given its critical role in driving economic and social development in the country. This partnership will help us to further accelerate our efforts to make quality education accessible for students across the nation as well as in international markets.