Unacademy raised $440 mn in a funding round led by Temasek

Online learning platform Unacademy has raised $440 million in a funding round led by Temasek.
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The Series H funding round also saw participation from General Atlantic, Tiger Global and Softbank Vision Fund.

The Series H funding round also witnessed participation from Aroa Ventures, the family office of OYO Founder Ritesh Agarwal, and Deepinder Goyal, Co-Founder and CEO at Zomato. Some angel investors of Unacademy have exited in this round.

Founded in 2015 by Gaurav Munjal, Hemesh Singh and Roman Saini, Unacademy has a network of more than 50,000 registered educators and over 62 million learners, in 14 Indian languages across 5,000 cities.

Tiger Global, Dragoneer Investment Group, Steadview Capital and General Atlantic made investment in Unacademy in January.

Unacademy acquired game streaming platform Rheo TV recently. Rheo TV is a platform that helps professional game streamers livestream their gameplays and monetise.

Unacademy also acquired TapChief, a professional networking platform.