Career-focused Edtech Platform Geekster announced today it has raised USD 1.3 million in its Series Pre-A round of financing led by Inflection Point Ventures with participation from MyNavi Corporation,Japan. Existing investors We Founder Circle and Ah Ventures also participated in the round. After this round, the company has raised a total of USD 1.5 million.
According to the company, the fresh capital will be used for expanding the team and expanding the portfolio of offerings, adding new programs.
Moreover, Geekster aims to move another step ahead toward its mission of making a million students work-ready in the next 5 years.
Founded in October 2020 by Ankit Maggu and Sahil Miglani, Geekster is a career-focused tech education platform, offering upskilling programs to make a million plus college graduates work-ready.
The students get trained on in-demand skills and pay only after getting a job.