Springboard

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We're on a mission to make high-quality education accessible to everyone in the world.
We believe that each of us is unique, so are our learning needs. The ideal learning experience should be designed to fit our life’s pace, with support from advisors and mentors who understand us. We believe that education should prepare us for the real world, and that working on meaningful projects under the guidance of industry experts is one of the best ways to get there.
We know that learning is hard work, and we are here to support you at every step -- our students’ success is our first priority. We have an amazing community of students, mentors and alumni.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websitespringboard.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)2,031(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Springboard

Gautam Tambay

Gautam Tambay

Co-Founder & CEO
Parul Gupta

Parul Gupta

Co-founder & President
Dharma Rao

Dharma Rao

Chief Technology Officer
Andrew Moers

Andrew Moers

President, Consumer Business
Jonathan Heyne

Jonathan Heyne

VP GM, Data & Coding Programs
Nichole Pitzen

Nichole Pitzen

VP People & Places
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Springboard Office Locations

Springboard has offices in San Francisco and Bengaluru
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
25 Taylor St #602, San Francisco
Bengaluru, IN
4th Cross Rd
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Springboard Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Springboard total Funding

$53.2 m

Springboard latest funding size

$31 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Springboard investors

Springboard's latest funding round in August 2020 was reported to be $31 m. In total, Springboard has raised $53.2 m
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Springboard Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

70/100

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Springboard Online and Social Media Presence

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Springboard Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    80/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    83/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    70/100

  • Diversity

    A-

    78/100

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Springboard News and Updates

Inaugural Springboard Prize for Child Welfare Grants $800,000 to Awardees

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aviv Foundation announced today the results of the Springboard Prize for Child Welfare, its nationwide search to identify exceptional, innovative, early-stage projects working to improve the lives of children and families navigating the...

Springboard Announces RISE 2020 Virtual Conference

Online education innovator and industry experts address career transformation in the new normal

[Funding alert] Edtech startup Springboard raises $31M in Series B round

Springboard will use this latest round of funding to come out with new products which will increase the employability of the students.

Springboard raises $31 million to expand its mentor-guided education platform to more geographies

Springboard, an online education platform that provides upskilling and reskilling training courses to people looking to learn in-demand roles, has raised $31 million in a new financing round as it looks to expand to more geographies. The Series B financing round for the San Francisco-headquartered s…

Springboard raises $31 million to retool the technology workforce

Mentor-guided online training platform Springboard has raised $31 million in a series B round of funding led by Telstra Ventures.

SplashLearn Announces SpringBoard Math Challenge 2020 for K-5 Students

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today SplashLearn, the K-5 game-based learning program used by millions of students, announced that its annual math challenge SpringBoard is open for enrollment. SpringBoard 2020 is open to elementary classrooms across the United States and...
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Springboard Blogs

Announcing: Introduction to Data Analytics

We all know that careers in technology and information are subject to drastic fluctuations in demand due to their fluid and flexible nature. However, jobs in data science—and especially in data analytics—are seeing steady growth. IBM was correct in their prediction that the demand for data scientist…

14 Essential Machine Learning Algorithms

A subset of artificial intelligence, machine learning is a class of methods for automatically creating models from data. Using the relationships derived from the training dataset, these models are then able to make predictions on unseen data. Machine learning algorithms are the engine for machine le…

These 11 tech companies are hiring veterans right now

While veteran joblessness rose to 7.3% in 2020—versus 8.3% unemployment for the total U.S. population—millions of STEM jobs went unfilled. In 2020, 18.5 million men and women were veterans, comprising 7% of the civilian population. As the tech industry grapples with a persistent talent shortage, vet…

Veteran Jobs: 6 Ways to Effectively Transition from the Military Into the Workforce

Bill Lawrence, who spent 20 years as a combat fighter pilot in the U.S. Navy, relishes the “new car smell” of stepping into the cockpit of a brand-new jet. Like many veterans, Lawrence, who is now a chief information security officer at a cybersecurity firm called SecurityGate, witnessed rapid techn…

A Springboard UX Design Mentor Takes Us Inside the User Persona Lifecycle

Want to build a better product? Get to know your users.  One of the most effective ways to connect with a target audience is through user personas. As Adobe explains: “User personas are archetypical users whose goals and characteristics represent the needs of a larger group of users.”  UX designers …

Computer Science vs. Software Engineering: What’s the Difference?

Two occupations that are often confused in the tech industry are computer science and software engineering. But, while they may be similar in nature and fundamentals, they shouldn’t be used interchangeably. For one, software engineers are professionals who specialize in writing code for computers an…
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Springboard Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Springboard founded?

    Springboard was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Springboard key executives?

    Springboard's key executives are Gautam Tambay, Parul Gupta and Dharma Rao.

  • How many employees does Springboard have?

    Springboard has 2,031 employees.

  • Who are Springboard competitors?

    Competitors of Springboard include SkillSoft, Adelaide University Motorsport Team and edWeb.

  • Where is Springboard headquarters?

    Springboard headquarters is located at 25 Taylor St #602, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Springboard offices?

    Springboard has offices in San Francisco and Bengaluru.

  • How many offices does Springboard have?

    Springboard has 3 offices.