Tech Company Financing Transactions

Clever Funding Round

On 12/16/2014, Clever received $30 million in funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners, GSV Capital and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity

Lightspeed Venture Partners (Lead Investor) (Ravi Mhatre)

GSV Capital

private investors (Peter Thiel)

Sequoia Capital (Bryan Schreier)

Proceeds Purpose
Clever will use the new investment to accelerate growth and meet increasing demand for its app platform, and continue work towards its goal of giving students and teachers back 1 billion hours of class time per year.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
1263 Mission St.
San Carlos, CA 94103
Email Address
Online learning software in K-12 education is one of the fastest growing markets on the planet, and Clever is quickly becoming the infrastructure these apps depend on. Today, many of the biggest and most innovative applications in education are already powered by Clever.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Tyler Bosmeny
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Chief Technical Officer
Rafael Garcia
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VP - Human Resources
Julie Weinstein
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VP - Marketing
Anne Murguia
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VP - Product Management
Daniel Carroll
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