Bridge International Academies

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Bridge is an educational organization that designs technology-enabled, national syllabus aligned content and training programs to empower communities to deliver a high-quality nursery and primary education to their children. Bridge’s Learning Lab model leverages research, technology, and data analysis in order to drive continuous improvement across all aspects of operations, ensuring children receive the education needed to progress and thrive.
TypePrivate
Founded2007
HQNairobi, KE
Websitebridgeinternationalacademies.com
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)1,178(+2%)
Job Openings79
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Bridge International Academies

Jay Kimmelman

Jay Kimmelman

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Olu Babalola

Olu Babalola

Chief Operating Officer, Global
Ranjit Koshi

Ranjit Koshi

Managing Director, Andhra Pradesh
Prabhakar Sunder

Prabhakar Sunder

Chief Financial Officer
Sean Geraghty

Sean Geraghty

Chief Academic and Schools Officer
Sujatha Muthayya

Sujatha Muthayya

Vice President, Policy and Partnerships, Asia
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Bridge International Academies Office Locations

Bridge International Academies has offices in Nairobi and Hyderabad
Nairobi, KE (HQ)
Mombasa Road
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Bridge International Academies Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2007

Bridge International Academies total Funding

$266 m

Bridge International Academies latest funding size

$250 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Bridge International Academies investors

Bridge International Academies's latest funding round in November 2017 was reported to be $250 m. In total, Bridge International Academies has raised $266 m
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Bridge International Academies Cybersecurity Score

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B

84/100

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Bridge International Academies Online and Social Media Presence

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Bridge International Academies Blogs

A Love of Books Leads to Literacy and Learning

Reading is fundamental to opportunity, prosperity and even better health; it’s an education bedrock. Yet, around the world, most children aren’t able to read well, and many have nothing to read or can’t read at all. When most people think about books they think about storybooks, full of adventures a…

Bridge Alumni awarded scholarship to Amherst University in Massachusetts

  Bridge Alumni, Grace Kerubo has always wanted to be a doctor. At primary school in Kisii it seemed unlikely. […] The post Bridge Alumni awarded scholarship to Amherst University in Massachusetts appeared first on Bridge International Academies.

Reaching beyond to study in a prestigious US university

    In a milestone moment, Geoffrey Atulo, a boy from an impoverished community in Western Kenya is now competing […] The post Reaching beyond to study in a prestigious US university appeared first on Bridge International Academies.

The‌ ‌journey‌ ‌from‌ ‌a‌ ‌Nairobi‌ ‌primary‌ ‌school‌ ‌to‌ ‌a‌ ‌South‌ ‌Carolina‌ ‌University

  In a milestone moment, Bridge Alumni Josephine Nyakundi is one step closer to practising medicine and helping her neighbours; […] The post The‌ ‌journey‌ ‌from‌ ‌a‌ ‌Nairobi‌ ‌primary‌ ‌school‌ ‌to‌ ‌a‌ ‌South‌ ‌Carolina‌ ‌University appeared first on Bridge International Academies.

Bridge Alumni Natasha, begins University in the US

    In a milestone moment, the hallways of an elite US university are now trodden by a Bridge Alumni […] The post Bridge Alumni Natasha, begins University in the US appeared first on Bridge International Academies.

Mobile Interactive Quizzes – An effective learning tool

When schools closed the question that educators, governments and organisations were forced to ask, and quickly, is how could they […] The post Mobile Interactive Quizzes – An effective learning tool appeared first on Bridge International Academies.
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Bridge International Academies Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bridge International Academies founded?

    Bridge International Academies was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Bridge International Academies key executives?

    Bridge International Academies's key executives are Jay Kimmelman, Olu Babalola and Ranjit Koshi.

  • How many employees does Bridge International Academies have?

    Bridge International Academies has 1,178 employees.

  • Who are Bridge International Academies competitors?

    Competitors of Bridge International Academies include Learning Without Tears, Klassroom and Higher Ground Education.

  • Where is Bridge International Academies headquarters?

    Bridge International Academies headquarters is located at Mombasa Road, Nairobi.

  • Where are Bridge International Academies offices?

    Bridge International Academies has offices in Nairobi and Hyderabad.

  • How many offices does Bridge International Academies have?

    Bridge International Academies has 2 offices.