CareerLabs, a profile building platform, has raised $2.2 mn in a new financing round as it looks to scale its platform, including a new product. Rocket Internet's VC fund, Global Founders Capital, invested in the startup’s pre-series A round with participation from Toshan Tamhane, Chief Digital Officer, UPL; Ajit Isaac, Founder Chairman of QuessCorp, among others.
PN Santosh, co-founder and CEO of CareerLabs said, “India’s vision of “Make in India” leading to Aatmanirbhar Bharat can be a reality only if India leverages its demographic dividend. With CareerLabs, we strongly intend to bridge this supply-demand gap and enable one million students to learn and earn better by providing everyone a chance to achieve a successful career thereby creating a motivated workforce.”
CareerLabs is developing a profile builder platform to help college students and working professionals discover their career paths and prepare for a life beyond college at scale and at affordable price. claims to provide a technology-enabled platform with a unique Career Track recommendation engine called Career Wizard, which helps CareerLabs provide suitable industry-recognised courses and certifications for upskilling.