For investors, edtech is the darling of the day: Kaizen’s Sandeep Aneja

The edtech sector has emerged, globally, as the darling of investors, founders, teachers, schools, parents, universities and students. India has been no different. In 2020, investors poured in $2.2 billion into existing edtech players and start-ups (up from $550 million in 2019).

By 2025, estimates indicate the sector will touch $12 billion. Last year saw a higher amount of total investments in the sector compared to investment of $1.7 billion in the last 10 years combined. Over 90 start-ups raised funding, of which around 60 received seed funding. The number of users across platforms …