Facebook investment in byju

9 Sep 2016 The Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), founded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, is making its first investment 

A Business Insider report said that with the latest funding rounds of Byju’s, the Chan Zuckerberg initiative has got INR 167.7 Cr in a partial exit for its INR 22.86 Cr investment in September Verlinvest is a private Belgian family investment company, specializing in growth capital. One of the largest private investors in branded consumer companies in the F&B, retail & hospitality, consumer digital and education segments, we are delighted to have them on board. Tencent, Asia’s highest-valued tech company, has continued to invest in India after it backed online education service BYJU’s. The startup that includes the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and Sequoia among its investors. According to IFC's website, "The proposed IFC investment (Project) consists of up to $15 million in equity for a minority stake in BYJU's in order to finance the expansion of the Company's education services offering, further technology development and potential inorganic growth opportunities.". A Business Insider report said that with the latest funding rounds of Byju’s, the Chan Zuckerberg initiative has got INR 167.7 Cr in a partial exit for its INR 22.86 Cr investment in September BYJU’S was the first company in Asia to receive an investment from Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative (co-funded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan). BYJU’S received seed funding from Aarin Capital in 2013. Awards and nominations [ edit ]

In the year 2016, Byju's became the first is a joint initiative by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan. Here are all details about Byju's funding.

20 Jan 2020 Sequoia Capital, Times Internet, SCHF PV Mautiritus, and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative partially sold their stakes in the company during FY19. 19 Feb 2020 Staggering Growth. Unacademy is one of the fastest growing start-ups in what has become a highly competitive space with Byju's having hogged  2 Sep 2019 The latest $150 million infusion led by Qatar Investment Authority brings the total funding received by Byju's to more than $1 billion, following a  21 Mar 2019 Edtech platform BYJU's has raised funds from existing investors General Atlantic and Tencent, taking its valuation to over $5 billion.

Byju’s raised funds from General Atlantic, Tiger Global to be valued at a whopping $8.2 billion. It also gave partial exit to the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative,

Bengaluru-based Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd, which runs ed-tech startup Byju’s, has raised $540 million (Rs 3,855 crore at current exchange rates) in a round led by South African tech conglomerate Naspers. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) contributed a significant portion of the massive funding round.

A Business Insider report said that with the latest funding rounds of Byju’s, the Chan Zuckerberg initiative has got INR 167.7 Cr in a partial exit for its INR 22.86 Cr investment in September

12 Sep 2016 When the philanthropic arm of Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan decided to invest in an Asian firm for the first  13 Dec 2016 Facebook's success helped boost Zuck's net worth and fund the Chan It also led a $50 million round of investments for Byju, an app-centric  16 Jan 2019 by Byju's, an India-based company backed by Facebook Inc. founder Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and Sequoia Capital invested in it in 2016. India's leading education technology provider Byju's on Thursday announced raising $50 million (Rs. 333 crores) from Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) and four venture capital partners to fund its expansion plans. The four partners are Sequoia, Sofina, Lightspeed, and Times Internet.

17 Dec 2018 Byju's has raised $540 million in a funding round led by global entertainment group Naspers, Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

29 Jul 2019 The pace of growth has already caught the attention of investors like Naspers Ventures, Tencent Holdings Ltd, Sequoia Capital and Facebook-  In the year 2016, Byju's became the first is a joint initiative by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan. Here are all details about Byju's funding. 9 Oct 2018 Byju Raveendran, founder of educational technology start-up Byju's, include Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's philantropic investment  8 Sep 2016 Ed-tech startup Byju's has raised $50 million (Rs 332 crore) in a the first investment of the philanthropic foundation of Facebook founder Mark 

BENGALURU: The Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), founded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, is making its first investment in Asia in Bengaluru-based Byju’s, a learning app. CZI will co-invest in the $50-million round in Byju’s along with Sequoia Capital, Sofina , Lightspeed Ventures and Times Internet, the digital arm of the Times Group. Byju’s had raised $75 million from Sequoia and Sofina in March this year. Byju’s raised funds from General Atlantic, Tiger Global to be valued at a whopping $8.2 billion. It also gave partial exit to the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, A Business Insider report said that with the latest funding rounds of Byju’s, the Chan Zuckerberg initiative has got INR 167.7 Cr in a partial exit for its INR 22.86 Cr investment in September Verlinvest is a private Belgian family investment company, specializing in growth capital. One of the largest private investors in branded consumer companies in the F&B, retail & hospitality, consumer digital and education segments, we are delighted to have them on board.