[Funding Alert] Edtech platform Celebrity School raises pre-series A funding from Yangpoo Education Founders.

Mumbai, June 18, 2021: The premium passion to profession learning platform CelebritySchool raises pre-series A funding from serial investor Mr. Vivek Bhargava, Co-founder ProfitWheel and Head Dentsu Performance Group, and Dr. Samir Karkhanis founder of the Global University representation company & job readiness company Yangpoo Executive Education.

Some of the biggest names in Bollywood & celebrity trainers like Nawajuddin Siddiqui (Acting), Madhur Bhandarkar (Direction), Shan (Singing), Ganesh Acharya (Dance), Ranveer Brar (Cooking), Daboo Ratnani (Photography), Vikas Khanna (Modern Cooking) Sabira Merchant (Communication), Ojas Rajani (Makeup) are some of the many superstars who are currently sharing their knowledge with learners on the CelebritySchool platform which has successfully created a highly engaging community of learners.

CelebritySchool has touched the lives of thousands of learners across the globe, especially of those hailing from rural India who loses out on learning and are unable to follow their passion.

The highly engaging & immersive training content is completely exclusive to CelebritySchool and all the rights over unparalleled high-resolution video content are owned by the platform alone which provides a subscription model for its members. 


Serial Entrepreneur Mr. Siddharth Prabhakar, founder and CEO of CelebritySchool, expressing his fervor regarding the collaboration, said

“The strategic investment will help us to accelerate our growth as this gives us instant access to the new set of corporate & university customers from the Yangpoo Education network & will also give us access to high-end digital technologies & premium marketing insights from Mr. Vivek who is considered to be an authority in the digital marketing space“. 

 “We will be using this fund to add new celebrity trainers every month, strengthen our delivery platform & expand our marketing infrastructure,” he added. 


Speaking about this investment Serial investor & digital marketing industry stalwart Mr. Vivek Bhargava stated,

“CelebritySchool is an opportunity for every individual to pursue his or her passion, learn new skills from the best celebrities & trainers.
Converting passion to the profession is a dream come true for everyone and we are highly confident our investment comprising of funds and access to technology and the marketing infrastructure from our other investee company Yangpoo Education will help CelebritySchool to create an opportunity and bring happiness in the lives of millions of passionate learners.”

Dr. Samir Karkhanis founder of Yangpoo Executive education stated,

“We are delighted to board CelebritySchool passion courses in our portfolio of highly curated & customized IVY league online programs that Yangpoo Education offers to our corporate, university & retail clients. With the advent of the WFH culture, our clients were demanding content beyond academics & skills and this investment now fits perfectly with our vision of democratizing education and providing lifelong up-skilling access to our vibrant learner community to help them #StayRelevant in the digitally transforming world.”

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