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Seed VC | Alive

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Last Raised

$1.4M | 4 yrs ago

About Dev.F

Dev.F focuses on education technology, operating in the EdTech industry. The company offers programs that help individuals become software developers, product designers, and data scientists, providing them with the necessary technological skills to secure high-quality job opportunities. Their primary customers are individuals seeking to enhance their digital skills and improve their employability. It was founded in 2014 and is based in Medellin, Colombia.

Headquarters Location

Cra. 32d, ##9 - 17.






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Latest Dev.F News

A software school wants to hack Latam’s educational system

Apr 1, 2020

Please fill out all required fields. Contxto – Mexican startup, Dev.f , raised a pre-Series A round for US$1.4 million this month in a round led by Capital Invent . Thanks to these funds, the startup will expand the location of its software schools. According to a press release it currently has five in Mexico. But thanks to its investors, it will jump to 30 locations distributed among 10 countries in Central and Southe America, as well as its native Mexico. In a nutshell: a lot of escalation is in store for this software school startup. Hacking the educational system “We are working to develop the technology that will allow us to keep escalating while we create educational experiences that are most appropriate to the historical moment that we are living nowadays,” stated Elías Shuchleib, Dev.f ’s CEO in a release. “We want to tackle the problem of a society that is still working and living with the past education and industrial paradigm.”  Correspondingly, Shuchleib, alongside entrepreneurs Manuel Morato and Enrique Díaz launched Dev.f in 2015. Dev.f, a software school with a twist Contxto has covered its fair share of startup schools before. But Mexican Dev.f has a different approach from most when it comes to student learning. Much like hackathons bring together an assortment of developers, Dev.f brings together its various students to build one part of a project. Through this methodology teamwork is encouraged between participants. In addition, it  puts their problem-solving skills and creativity to the test in order to carry out these assignments. But no worries, they’re not left on their own to do everything, the startup has its senseis and mentors at hand to guide students along. In exchange, students are charged for the program they choose to participate in. According to the startup’s website, over 3,500 people have graduated and landed jobs at hotshot companies like Google, Mercado Libre , and Amazon. One might think that in light of coronavirus (Covid-19), in-person software schools suffer. But in Dev.f ’s case, it’s launched remote classes so users can keep on learning. Latam’s long-term need for developers will linger long after the current pandemic. Question is, what will be the most sought-after software skill ten years from now?

Dev.F Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Dev.F founded?

    Dev.F was founded in 2014.

  • Where is Dev.F's headquarters?

    Dev.F's headquarters is located at Cra. 32d, ##9 - 17., Medellin.

  • What is Dev.F's latest funding round?

    Dev.F's latest funding round is Seed VC.

  • How much did Dev.F raise?

    Dev.F raised a total of $1.4M.

  • Who are the investors of Dev.F?

    Investors of Dev.F include Capital Invent and Google for Startups Accelerator.

  • Who are Dev.F's competitors?

    Competitors of Dev.F include Coderhouse, UBITS, Codecademy, Edureka, Crehana and 7 more.


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