Tencent and Naspers-backed education platform Byju’s is targeting an expansion into the US, the UK, Australia and New Zealand following the $150m funding round.

Byju’s, an India-based educational software provider backed by internet company Tencent and media and e-commerce group Naspers, has secured $150m in funding led by Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), TechCrunch reported today. QIA, the sovereign wealth fund of Qatar, was joined by Owl Ventures. The round valued Byju’s at $5.75bn, a person privy to the development…

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