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Knewton

Description

Provider of an online adaptive-learning system designed to personalize learning for the world. The company's online adaptive-learning system provides students with tailored recommendations for exactly what to study, teachers with analytics to better support each student and publishers with content insights to develop better products, enabling teachers and schools to power digital course materials that dynamically adapt to each student's unique needs.

2008

Founded

PRIVATE

Status

51-200

Employees

Series F

Latest Deal Type

$52.3M

Latest Deal Amount

$157M

Total Amount Raised

Description

Provider of an online adaptive-learning system designed to personalize learning for the world. The company's online adaptive-learning system provides students with tailored recommendations for exactly what to study, teachers with analytics to better support each student and publishers with content insights to develop better products, enabling teachers and schools to power digital course materials that dynamically adapt to each student's unique needs.

Website:

www.knewton.com

Ownership Status

Privately Held (backing)

Financing Status

Venture Capital-Backed

Primary Industry

Educational Software

Other Industries

Application Software

Primary Office

100 5th Avenue New York, NY 10011United States +1 (212) 563-9866
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Knewton Valuation and Funding

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Knewton Cap Table

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Knewton Investors (19)

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Investor NameInvestor TypeHoldingInvestor SinceParticipating RoundsBoard
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AccelVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
AtomicoVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Bessemer Venture PartnersVenture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Christopher DixonAngel (individual)Minority000 0000000 0000
EDB InvestmentsCorporate Venture CapitalMinority000 0000000 0000
Accel Venture Capital
Atomico Venture Capital
Bessemer Venture Partners Venture Capital
Christopher Dixon Angel (individual)
EDB Investments Corporate Venture Capital

Knewton Executive Team (10)

NameTitleBoard
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Brian KibbyChief Executive Officer
Ryan PrichardChief Technology Officer & President
Jennifer GrunebaumChief Financial Officer
Joel AndersonDirector, Infrastructure
Katie KosmaSenior Art Director
Brian Kibby Chief Executive Officer
Ryan Prichard Chief Technology Officer & President
Jennifer Grunebaum Chief Financial Officer
Joel Anderson Director, Infrastructure
Katie Kosma Senior Art Director

Knewton Board Members (8)

NameRepresentingRoleSinceContact
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Amish JaniFirstMark CapitalCo-Founder & Managing Director000 0000
Hiro TamuraAtomicoPartner000 0000
Jose FerreiraKnewtonBoard Member & Founder000 0000
Kevin ComolliAccelPartner000 0000
Robert StavisBessemer Venture PartnersPartner000 0000
Amish Jani Co-Founder & Managing Director FirstMark Capital
Hiro Tamura Partner Atomico
Jose Ferreira Board Member & Founder Knewton
Kevin Comolli Partner Accel
Robert Stavis Partner Bessemer Venture Partners
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