Byju’s

Byju’s is a leading provider of online educational content.

• At 31 December 2019 Sofina has an observer seat in the decision making bodies of the company.

Founded in 2008, Byju’s developed effective, adaptive and engaging learning programs, focused on the K-12 segment as well as test preparation for examinations. Byju’s is active in India and the Middle East, counts more than 30 million registered students and has more than 2 million annual paid subscriptions. In 2019 Byju’s started its expansion in the United States with the acquisition of Osmo, and developed a new education product in collaboration with Disney.

Sofina entered Byju’s capital in 2016. Investors include Sequoia Capital, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Lightspeed Venture Partners, IFC, Tencent and General Atlantic.

India | 2016


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