Online platform for extra-curricular activities for children Crejo.Fun, raised $3 million in seed funding. This round was led by 021 Capital, Matrix Partners India, among other marquee investors like Sujeet Kumar, Co-founder, Udaan; Kalyan Krishnamurthy, CEO, Flipkart; Sameer Nigam, Co-founder, PhonePe; Rahul Chari, Co-founder, PhonePe; Srinivas Anumolu, Founder, TutorVista; Lalit Keshre, Founder, Groww; Prashant Purker, ex-CEO ICICI Ventures; Saikiran Krishnamurthy, Founder, xto10x; Mekin Maheshwari, ex-CPO, Flipkart; Ankit Nagori, Co-founder, Cure.Fit; Giridhar Malpani; Anil Goteti, Ex-SVP, Flipkart; and Gemba Capital; Kunal Shah, Founder, CRED.The funds will be used for team expansion, product and content development, as well as to drive growth.
Founded by IIM Bangalore alumni Ankit and Vikas Agarwal, Crejo.Fun aims to help children discover their talents and pursue their passion by providing a fun and exciting course set of extracurricular activities. These are proving to be particularly useful in the lockdown when children are isolated. The courses are available online and designed by subject matter experts, they are then delivered live by qualified teachers in groups of up to four children. This helps provide individual attention to every child, thus maintaining the quality.