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Simplilearn

Simplilearn

Simplilearn is a San Francisco-based company founded in 2009 by Krishna Kumar.

Simplilearn is a San Francisco-based online education company offering post-graduate credits for professionals. It is a provider of online training and professional-certification courses intended to help working professionals achieve their career goals.

Timeline

November 26, 2020
Simplilearn launches their SkillUp initiative, a free learning platform to help individuals get started and chart their path to success in today's competitive work environment.

June 24, 2015
Simplilearn acquires Market Motive for $10 million.

Simplilearn has acquired Silicon Valley-based Market Motive, a digital marketing training company. The price of the acquisition was $10 million.

April 23, 2015
Simplilearn raises a $15,000,000 series C round from Helion Venture Partners, Kalaari Capital and Mayfield Fund.
April 22, 2015
Series C

Simplilearn has raised $15 million in Series C funding. The round was led by Mayfield Fund, with participation from past investors Kalaari Capital and Helion Venture Partners.

September 17, 2013
Simplilearn raises a $10,000,000 series B round from Helion Venture Partners and Kalaari Capital.
April 5, 2012
Simplilearn raises a $3,000,000 series A round.

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Kalaari Capital

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Navneet Gosal

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Rahul Chowdhri

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Simplilearn Solutions Private Limited
November 30, 2020
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Simplilearn, the world's largest digital certification training provider and number one Online Bootcamp for digital economy skills training,...
Simplilearn Solutions Private Limited
November 26, 2020
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- Simplilearn, the world's leading online Bootcamp for digital economy skills training, today launched their SkillUp initiative, a free learning...
Peerzada Abrar
August 30, 2020
@bsindia
The edtech firm is doubling down on global expansion in markets such as the Middle East, Africa and the Far East, and expects to cross Rs 500 crore revenues in FY2020-21
Press Trust of India
November 18, 2019
@bsindia
Read more about Technology at workplace: 65% companies lack road map for digital skilling on Business Standard. Motivation remains key in the quick adoption of upskilling and reskilling programs.
November 12, 2019
The Economic Times
Digital technology training was once the realm of tech service company employees. But now, online and offline training course providers in this field have seen non-tech industry participation increasing to almost 40% of enrolments. Five to six digital training course providers now attract 20,000 to 30,000 candidates every year.

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