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Edtech startup Toppr raises $35 million from Kaizen Private Equity and existing investors

Updated : December 20, 2018 10:24 AM IST

After Byju's raised $540 million earlier this week, another edtech startup Toppr on Wednesday said it has raised $35 million from Kaizen Private Equity and existing investors such as Eight Roads Ventures, Helion Ventures and SAIF Partners.

Toppr was founded in 2013 and describes itself as an “after-school learning app” for students from classes 5 to 12 and for competitive exams. CNBC-TV18’s Syna Dehnugara caught up with Toppr founder and CEO Zishaan Hayath to discuss it’s differentiation strategy in a hyper-competitive and hyper-funded ed-tech market.
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