Skillenza –  A community-based platform that helps enterprises & colleges with coding challenges, hackathons & assessments. Skillenza connects working professionals and students likewise with Top companies in India, South-East Asia, UAE and Japan, and the United States of America.

Skillenza – Founder, Co-founder, Company Profile, Key People, Tech Stack, Funding, Competition and Job Opening

Table of Content

1. Founder’s Interview
2. Co-founder
3. Company Profile
4. Key People
5. Tech Stack
6. Funding
7. Competition
8. Job Openings

Skillenza – Founder’s Interview

Interview – Awaited

Subhendu Panigrahi – Co-Founder and CEO at Skillenza. Dual Degree in Agriculture and Food Engineering from IIT KGP. Apart from Skillenza, he also leads India’s largest online startups community called the Bangalore Startups. He started the initiative Reverse Pitch for the first time in India, which is a platform for VCs and investors to pitch to entrepreneurs. He is a TEDx speaker and frequently talks at events to inspire the younger generation of entrepreneurs. Subhendu was also a CNBC Young Turks -2015.

Skillenza – Co -Founder

Prakash Kumar Tiwari – Co-Founder and CBO at Skillenza. Holds a dual degree(Btech.+Mtech) from IIT KGP. A startup enthusiast on an Entrepreneurial Path, worked at (Early Stage to Exit), Corona Labs and Dataresolve (Very Early Stage)

Skillenza – Company Profile

Skillenza is an online technical recruitment platform and code challenge community. Companies can create their own tests or choose from a library of programming challenges, MCQs, and subjective questions. Candidates are invited to take the test based on their interests and skills. The platform then grades solutions provided by each candidate which can be further utilized by companies for shortlisting for interviews. Allows college students to take part in online hackathons and showcase their skills to employers. Companies can also conduct webinars on the platform inviting relevant communities. Ola, Zivame, Hike, Stayzilla, Oracle, Microsoft, PayUMoney, and Morgan Stanley constitute their clientele.

Skillenza – Key People

Subhendu Panigrahi –
Co-Founder and CEO
Prakash Kumar Tiwari –
Co-Founder and CBO

Skillenza – Tech Stack

  • Node-js
  • Bootstrap
  • Nginx
  • jQuery
  • Core-js

Skillenza – Funding

Total funding raised till date – $1M

Angel Funding raised till date – $250K @ May 2015

Angel Investors

Seed Funding raised till date – $720K @ Oct 2017

Lead Investors

  • Blume Ventures
  • Indian Angel Network

Other Investors

Tracxn Labs

Angel Investors

Pre-Series A round Funding raised till date – $1M @ Oct 2017

Lead Investor

CBA Capital’s Education Catalyst Fund (ECF)

Other Investors

  • Blume Ventures
  • Tracxn Labs
  • Let’sVenture
  • CIO Angel Network
  • Keiretsu Forum
  • Hyderabad Angels

Skillenza – Competition

CompanyTotal Funding Raised
Paris,  France
Noida, India
London, UK
San Francisco
Mountain View, USA

Skillenza – Job Openings


Other Details

Industry VerticalInformation Technology
Sub VerticalEducation and Human Resource
ServiceOnline technical recruitment platform and code-challenge community
HeadquartersBengaluru, India
Area ServedWorldwide
Number of Employees51-100

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