Edtech startup Newton School raises $650k led by Nexus Venture Partners
Edtech startup Newton School on Tuesday announced that it has raised $650k in a seed round of funding led by early-stage venture capital firm Nexus Venture Partners. The funding round also saw the participation of Unacademy founders Gaurav Munjal, Roman Saini, and Hemesh Singh; US-based startup platform AngelList; Srinivas Anumolu, Founder of Upwork; veteran educationists Ajay Gupta and Sahil Aggarwal; and K Ganesh, Founder of GrowthStory.
Newton School is an online edtech platform that trains people with technical skills and gets them placed in top companies and startups as frontend, backend, and full-stack software developers among other roles.
According to a statement by the startup, Newton School will be using the capital to strengthen its product and expand its team.