Leadburg raises undisclosed funding by the IvyCamp
Leadburg, a Bengaluru-based workforce development startup, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding led by the IvyCamp platform from enterprise tech veterans Harsh V. Pant and Ratheesh Raveendran.
Anju Gupta, Co-founder and President at IvyCamp, said, "Our long-term vision is to be a partner of choice and enabler for early stage start-ups to achieve their business objectives. Our success in aiding Leadburg raises a investment with savvy investors and Institutions reflects our dedication to helping innovative startups and dedicated teams achieve the support they need."
She further added, "Our core is the passion, skills, experience, funding, and connection with the Global Alumni networks from the IITs, IIMs, ISB, BITS, and many other that we bring to our startups.Everything young people do today from career planning, matchmaking, social engagements, and more is driven by finding the 'right connect' – which is what Leadburg enables in a very 'fun' and engaging way."
Leadburg is a startup in the self discovery, leadership development and opportunity matching space. It was founded by LSE and Harvard alumnus Sangeeth Verghese, his fellow World Economic Forum Leader and UN fellow Vidyadhar, and multiple patents holder in cloud computing Akshay Chandrasekhar.
The platform and games available on the app enable career planners and seekers to achieve a comparative understanding of themselves in terms of their life skills for the real world.
The portal currently has over 300 colleges on its platform and daily usage time per individual is more than 15 mins on the app. The founders are excited to have Harsh and Ratheesh on board with them as investors, as stated by them in an official statement.
Sangeeth said, "The value-add they bring to the table, beyond just finances, is their strategic thought process, which we believe would take us to the next level much faster and surer."