Ruangguru

Summary

PT Ruang Raya Indonesia
Industry
Founded2014
Founders
  • Adamas Belva Syah Devara (CEO & Co-Founder)
  • Muhammad Iman Usman (CPO & Co-Founder)
Headquarters
Number of locations
Indonesia
Websitewww.ruangguru.com

PT Ruang Raya Indonesia,[1] doing business as Ruangguru (Teachers' Room) is a startup company focusing in education.

History

Ruangguru was founded in April 2014 by Adamas Belva Syah Devara and Muhammad Iman Usman to aid students to find various tutors online.[2][3] As of August of the same year, there were more than one thousand teachers registered. Ruangguru was also funded by East Ventures.[3]

In February 2016, Ruangguru introduce its beta version of Android app and full version in April.[2]

On 5 July 2017, UOB Venture Management was reported to fund Ruangguru as the third funder with Series B financing.[4]

Service

In Ruangguru, lessons that are provided are school-related subjects, foreign languages, musics, sports, and others. Ruangguru receives 20% of the transactions made.[3]

Corporate

According to Kompas, a Singapore-based company Ruangguru Pte Ltd owns 99.99% of PT Ruang Raya Indonesia's shares.[5]

References

  1. ^ "Ruangguru". Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Economy in brief: Tutor-search start-up to launch mobile app". The Jakarta Post. 12 February 2016. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  3. ^ a b c Yusuf, Oik (21 August 2014). "Ruangguru.com Memperoleh Pendanaan dari East Ventures". Kompas.com. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  4. ^ "EdTech platform Ruangguru secures UOB Venture Management backing". The Jakarta Post. 5 July 2017. Retrieved 14 December 2017.
  5. ^ https://money.kompas.com/read/2020/04/24/095143026/menelusuri-pemilik-saham-ruangguru-pte-ltd-singapura-yang-diklaim-milik-belva?page=all

External links

  • Official website