Prominent angel investors who had invested in Board Infinity includes Mr. Ambarish Raghuvanshi – Ex-CFO of Infoedge; Maheshwer Peri – Founder of Careers360; Vishal Soni & Ritu Soni – Founders of a Health & Wellness startup; Manish Gupta – Founder of UINCEPT- EdTech accelerator; Nirmal Singh – MD of Atraxn Ventures and founder of Wheebox ; Sridhar Rallabandi – Ex-President of Axis Bank, Angel Network Middle East and other individual investors from organizations like Bain & Co, DBS, Tata group, Expedia, Microsoft, Flipkart, Xiaomi, GE etc. AAS Regina Legal and Collab Advisors LLP advised the round.
According to Mr. Sumesh Nair, Co-Founder – Board Infinity, “The Fourth Industrial Revolution is disrupting almost every industry, resulting in increased demand for new skills. We are solving this demand problem by building relevant supply in a very unique scalable way. We have disrupted learning engagement with more than 90% of customers completing our courses compared to typical averages of 10% in self-paced video courses. Our platform has scaled to more than 700 experts in the last 2 years impacting over 100,000 learners and job seekers. Corporates find immense value in onboarding talent from Board Infinity”
By 2022, about 54% of all employees across the world would need significant re- and upskilling, says the Future of Jobs Report 2018 released by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in 2018.