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Prozo, an online platform for education raises $315K seed funding from Earlsfield Capital


Prozo is a one-stop shop for all educational needs

New Delhi – Sept 07, 2016. RedNewswire/-, an online marketplace for buying and selling books, educational digital content, personal notes, coaching material among others. It has secured seed funding of $315K from Earlsfield Capital.

Prozo was founded  in 2011 by Ashvini Jakhar and Jerry Jose. A former lieutenant commander in Indian Navy, Jakhar worked with McKinsey & Co as a management consultant before starting this venture. He holds an MBA from Indian School of Business.

Jose is an alumnus of HEC, Paris and worked previously with Goldman Sachs and KPMG before launching Prozo.

Prozo wants to be a search engine where students can buy resources such as books, e-learning content, coaching material and personal notes.

It also offers a feature where aspirants can seek guidance through peer-to-peer mentorship programmes from students who have cleared these exams. The platform is open to both business buyers and individual buyers.

Earlier in august 2015 has raised $210K from angel investors like Nalin Jain CEO at GE (Rail, Mining, Defense & Aerospace)] and other angels.

It again raised a pre-Series A funding round of $315k in September 2016 for 7.34% stake from Earlsfield Capital along with two businessmen, Sailender Solanki and Rajiv Solanki. Operated by Global Edu4Share Pvt. Ltd.

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