Upskillist Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2012

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 262


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt

Upskillist General Information


Developer of an e-learning platform designed to provide personalized education accessible to all. The company's platform specializes in providing courses in the field of photography, finance, health and wellness, marketing, and technology in many different languages, enabling students to gain professional knowledge and thus develop their skills.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Shaw Academy
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Educational Software
Other Industries
Educational and Training Services (B2C)
Corporate Office
  • 26 Fitzwilliam Street Upper
  • Grand Canal Dock
  • Dublin 2
  • Dublin
  • Ireland
+353 (01) 000 0000

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Upskillist Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Debt - General 01-Apr-2019 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Angel (individual) 01-Apr-2019 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg 09-Jan-2019 Completed Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
3. Equity Crowdfunding 00000 00.000 Completed Startup
2. Equity Crowdfunding 08-Dec-2017 $2.66M $7.55M Completed Startup
1. Debt - General 01-Jan-2017 $4.89M $4.89M Completed Startup
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Upskillist Comparisons

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Upskillist Competitors (49)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
upGrad Venture Capital-Backed Mumbai, India 0000 00000 00000 00000
Alison Venture Capital-Backed Loughrea, Ireland 000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
MasterClass Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 0000000000 0 00000
Edureka Formerly VC-backed Bengaluru, India 000 00.00 000000&0 00.00
Khan Academy Corporation Mountain View, CA 000 0000000000
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Upskillist Executive Team (15)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Tara Looney Chief Executive Officer, Chief Product Officer & Board Member
Allan Kennedy Chief Financial Officer
John White Chief Development Officer
Scott Newton Chief Marketing Officer
Nicholas Paine Chairman
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Upskillist Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
David Brown Upskillist Board Member 000 0000
David Lynn Self Board Member 000 0000
John Cadell Self Board Member 000 0000
Melvin Jose Self Board Member 000 0000
Nicholas Paine Upskillist Chairman 000 0000
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Upskillist Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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