lead: LEAD, India’s largest School EdTech major, becomes first ‘EdTech Unicorn’ of 2022 after raising $100 mn

LEAD, India’s largest School EdTech player, has raised US $100 million at a valuation of $1.1 billion to continue its mission of transforming schools in India. This funding creates history on several fronts:

  • Makes LEAD the first School EdTech player to enter the Unicorn club
  • Makes LEAD the first EdTech Unicorn of 2022

The Series E funding round was led by WestBridge Capital and GSV Ventures, making this one of their largest EdTech investment to fuel the company’s ambitious vision of providing excellent education to every child.

While most other EdTech companies offer supplemental education in K-12 or Higher education, LEAD is the only EdTech unicorn focused on transforming core schooling in India with its tech-integrated solutions. The company has seen rapid adoption in the last 4 years and will enter Academic Year 22-23 with 5000 schools across 500+ cities in India with…

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