CareerLabs gets $2.2 million from Rocket Internet’s VC fund, others
Apr 5, 2021
Ajit Isaac, founder chairman of QuessCorp
Rohit Kale, managing director at Spencer Stuart
Ghanshyam Dass, former MD (Asia Pacific & Middle East), Nasdaq
Abhishek Nag, director of business development (India & South Asia), Netflix
Founded in 2019 by PN Santosh, Krithika Srinivasan and Prasanna Alagesan, CareerLabs has a “career track” recommendation engine which provides users with suitable courses and certifications for upskilling. The company claims to provide personalized mentoring and recruitment help as well. “We are investing in building the right machine learning models with the focus on identifying the right career tracks for students and incorporating right engagement activities resulting in successful outcomes for students,” CEO Santosh said, adding that the company aims to enable students to earn better. “We are highly impressed by Santosh and the CareerLabs team and love their passion to create a better end-to-end solution for career discovery, skilling and recruitment,” said Roel, partner at Global Founders Capital. “We’re convinced that they will have a significant impact on the lives of millions of graduates in India in the years to come, and are proud to be part of their journey.”
CareerLabs deals with computer science, electronics, mechanical, civil and techno managerial domains as well as “creative and interdisciplinary domains”.