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Byju Raveendran Biography
Byju Raveendran is an Indian Entrepreneur who is the founder of the ed-tech platform Byju’s. He launched the app named, Byju’s-Learning App with the tagline “Fall in love with learning.
Byju Raveendran has done his schooling from a Malayalam medium School of Azhikode, Kerala and has done his graduation from Government Engineering College, Kannur. Currently, he is the CEO of Byju’s.
Now, you are aware of who is Byju Raveendran, and what is his profession. So, let’s move ahead and read about Byju Raveendran Wiki, Net Worth, Family, Wife, Biography, Age, Facts and much more.
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Byju Raveendran Wiki/Bio
Full name : Byju Raveendran
Profession : Entrepreneur and Teacher
Known for : Founder of Byju’s – The Learning App
Current position : CEO of Byju’s
Date of Birth (D.O.B): 1980
Birth place : Azhikode, Kerala, India
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Hindu
School : A Malayalam medium School of Azhikode, Kerala
College/University : Government Engineering College, Kannur, Kerala
Education/Qualification : B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering
|Byju Raveendran with Divya Gokulnath|
Byju Raveendran Wiki/Biography
Age (as of 2020) : 40 years
Height : 5 feet 11 inch
Weight : 80 kg
Eye color : Brown
Hair color : Black
Byju Raveendran Family
Marital Status : Married
Wife/ Spouse : Divya Gokulnath (Co-founder of Byju)
Sons : Nish
Daughter : None
Father : Raveendran (Physics Teacher)
Mother : Shobhanavalli (Mathematics Teacher)
Brother : Riju Raveendran (Director of Byju)
Sister : None
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Hobbies : Playing Football, Cricket, and Table Tennis.
Byju Raveendran Net Worth
Byju Raveendran’s estimated Net Worth is about $3.05 billion (approx Rs 22.3 Thousand Crores).
Byju Raveendran Biography
Let’s talk about some interesting facts of Byju’s founder Byju Raveendran which are less known to the world.
- Byju Raveendran is much interested in sports and has played different sports at the university level.
- After graduation, Byju Raveendran started his career as a service engineer in an IT company in Bangalore for few months.
- During vacations, he used to help his friends in the preparation of CAT exams. Just for fun, he along with his friends attempted the CAT exams for twice and scored 100 percentile. But due to lack of interest in MBA, he declined the offers received from six IIM.
- Later, Byju Raveendran quit his job and began teaching. He started recording lecturers to make them available to students across 45 cities.
- He along with his pass out students from IIM founded a company named “Think and Learn Pvt. Ltd” with focus on the K-12 segment.
- He has a 34% stake in Byju’s, which he shares with his wife and brother.
- In 2015, Byju launched the app for Android and iOS. His learning app had over 5.5 million downloads with more than 2.5 Lacs annual subscribers.
- Byju became the first startup to be funded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg.
- Byju Raveendran was featured on the cover of the Forbes India magazine in the year 2017.
- In January 2019, Osmo – a US based educational game maker for $120 million.
- In July 2019, Byju became the official sponsor of the Indian Cricket Team.
- In August 2019, Byju Raveendran was awarded the “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Ernst and Young.
- On June 29, 2020 Byju acquired the status of “Decacorn”.
- In August 2020, Byju has acquired WhiteHat Jr for a deal of $300 million.
- Till now, Byju’s- The Learning App has over 42 million registered students and 3 million annual paid subscriptions.
- Does Byju Raveendran smoke? : Not Known
- Does Byju Raveendran drink alcohol? : Not Known
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