Indian edtech decacorn Byju's raises $800m in a round led by its founder

Byju’s founder Byju Raveendran. Photo: Mint

Indian edtech decacorn Byju’s has raised $800 million in its latest funding round led by its founder and CEO Byju Raveendran, who invested 50% of the amount, per a company announcement.

Sumeru Ventures, Vitruvian Partners and BlackRock also took part in the financing round, the startup said in a statement on Friday.

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