Makkajai Edu Tech Private Limited

  • Pune, India
  • EducationEducation Technology, Education

An Adaptive Learning Platform of Educational Games for Personalized, Engaging Learning (1.4 Mn D'loads; 100k MAUs; Named Best Math App)

Founded:
2014
Stage:
Early Revenues
Market:
B2C

Startup Video

Jobs


Team Summary

Roopesh (CEO): 10 Yrs | Edu Entrepreneur | 100 paying customers (Schools, Colleges) in prev. venture w/Vinayak | NIT-K grad
Abhishek (CFO, Strategy): 11 Yrs | Pvt Equity, Invt. Bkg. Ex-Morgan Stanley, Educator (Symbiosis, CRISIL) | ISB MBA, CA (Ranker)
Deep (CTO): 13 Yrs Coding | Ex-Amazon | Univ. Gold Medalist
Vinayak (CMO): 10 Yrs | Edu Entrepreneur w/Roopesh | ISB MBA, NIT-K grad

Team

Founding Team

WORK

Makkajai Edu Tech Private Limited (2014 - present)
Co-Founder

Indian School of Business (2012 - present)
Student

Zensar Technologies (2013 - 2014)
Manager - M&A and Strategy

EDUCATION

Indian School of Business
Post Graduate Program in Management • 2012 - 2013

CFA Institute, USA
CFA Level II • 2006 - 2008

Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
Chartered Accountant • 2002 - 2005

Deep Shah


Co-Founder, CTO

Co-Founder and CTO @ Makkajai, Software Development Engineer - II @ Amazon, Technical Architect @ SpiderLogic, Sr. Consultant @ ThoughtWorks

WORK

Makkajai (2014 - present)
Co-Founder and CTO

Amazon (2013 - 2014)
Software Development Engineer - II

SpiderLogic (2010 - 2013)
Technical Architect

EDUCATION

Sardar Patel University
B.E. • 1998 - 2002

Sardar Patel University
Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) • 1998 - 2002

Roopesh Shenoy


Co-Founder, CEO

Teacher, Game Designer, Growth Hacker.

WORK

Makkajai (2014 - present)
Co-Founder & CEO

InfoQ (2011 - 2014)
.NET Editor

Vagsons Technologies Pvt. Ltd. (2009 - 2014)
Director, Product Manager

EDUCATION

National Institute of Technology Karnataka
Bachelor of Engineering • 2001 - 2005

KET's V. G. Vaze College
1999 - 2001

Greens English School

Entrepreneur and Marketing professional with keen focus on making education fun, effective and learning experience

WORK

HighRadius (2013 - present)
Marketing Manager

Indian School of Business (2012 - 2013)
MBA

Vagsons Technologies Pvt Ltd (2008 - 2012)
Director, Client Relationship

EDUCATION

Indian School of Business
Master of Business Administration (MBA) • 2012 - 2013

National Institute of Technology Karnataka
Bachelor's degree • 2001 - 2005

WORK

Makkajai (2014 - present)
Game Designer

Teach For India (2012 - 2014)
Fellow 2012-14

Salesforce Foundation (2013 - 2013)
BizAcademy Program Architect

EDUCATION

BITS Pilani - Dubai
B.E (Hons) • 2007 - 2011

James Rumfelt


Art Director
WORK

United States Air Force (2011 - present)
Illustrator

KAG Studios (2010 - 2013)
Lead Game Artist

Sheppard Fire Dept. (2008 - 2011)
Emergency Dispatch , GS

EDUCATION

Joe Kubert School of Graphic Art
2010 - 2013

University of Advancing Technology
Bachelor's • 2008 - 2012

Airman Leadership School
2006 - 2006

Team Members

Shilpa Shenoy

Shilpa Shenoy


UI, Animation

Product/Service Summary

A mobile-first, adaptive learning analytics platform comprising education games & covering end-to-end curriculum for subjects to solve the problem of:

1. Making learning efficient, effective, fun & engaging for kids, and

2. Giving parents and teachers a real-time view of student abilities and intervention areas

Target: K-12 (currently K-5)

Product/Service Descriptions