Vipkid is an online English language learning platform designed to provide international learning experience to Chinese children. The Company's platform matches Chinese students with North American teachers to offer American elementary school education to Chinese children via online, enabling them to learn English all from the comfort of their homes.
HQBeijing, CN
Size (employees)9,224 (est)+4%
Vipkid was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Beijing, CN
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Key People/Management at Vipkid

Cindy Mi

Cindy Mi

Founder & CEO
Victor Zhang

Victor Zhang

Jessie Chen

Jessie Chen

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Vipkid Office Locations

Vipkid has offices in Beijing, Dongcheng, San Mateo and Gouda
Beijing, CN (HQ)
23 Doufuchi Hutong, Hongenguan Building
Gouda, NL
83 Fluwelensingel
San Mateo, US
311 7th Ave
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Vipkid Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Vipkid total Funding

$825 m

Vipkid latest funding size

$500 m

Time since last funding

7 months ago

Vipkid investors

Vipkid's latest funding round in June 2018 was reported to be $500 m. In total, Vipkid has raised $825 m. Vipkid's latest valuation is reported to be $3 b.
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Vipkid Revenue


Revenue (Jul, 2017)


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Vipkid Operating Metrics

Vipkid's Registered Members was reported to be 800 k in Aug, 2017.
Jun, 2016Aug, 2017

Paying Users

30 k200 k

Registered Members

500 k800 k
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Vipkid Online and Social Media Presence

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Vipkid News and Updates

Vipkid inks $200 mln Series D

China-based Vipkid, an online English education company, has raised $200 million in Series D financing. Sequoia Capital led the round with participation from Tencent, Yunfeng Capital, Matrix Partners China and Zhen Fund.
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Vipkid Blogs

What does TEFL stand for?

TEFL stands for Teaching English as a Foreign Language. The learners are non-native English speakers whose primary language is not English. Because of its acceptance as a global language and its importance in international communication, more and more non-native speakers are looking for teachers to …

Happy New Year! About Those Resolutions…

Happy New Year teachers! Now that the holiday festivities are over and many of us have returned to our routines and working schedules, it’s time to make good on those elusive New Year’s resolutions. While resolutions have earned a reputation for being unattainable, the beginning of the year is a gre…

Teach English as a Second Language

I have been teaching English as a second language (ESL) online for the past 10 years now but before I tell you how teaching English as a second language or ESL online works, you need to know what it means to teach English as a second language. It means to teach students who do not […] The post Teach…

Breaking Down Cultural Barriers: Meet Teacher Claire

When Claire signed up to teach with VIPKid, she thought she’d discovered an interesting opportunity to grow her experience in the world of education. She had no idea that she had just changed her life. VIPKid teachers are able to work from their own home and the comfort of their favorite pair of yog…

Work-from-Home Productivity Tips for Teachers

One of the many perks of teaching with VIPKid is that you can work from the comfort of your own home, on your own time. Hello, flexibility! But working where you play isn’t always butterflies and rainbows—it can be a challenge to live and work in the same space, create boundaries, and show up to […]…

Celebrating a Milestone: Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in 2019

2018 has been a year full of milestones and growth for VIPKid. Not only did we celebrate our five-year anniversary, we adopted a panda, organized three Journey conferences in Salt Lake City, Dallas and Orlando, forged some major partnerships with the biggest names in education (hello, Scholastic) an…
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Vipkid Company Life and Culture

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Vipkid Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vipkid founded?

    Vipkid was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Vipkid key executives?

    Vipkid's key executives are Cindy Mi, Victor Zhang and Jessie Chen.

  • How many employees does Vipkid have?

    Vipkid has 9,224 employees.

  • Who are Vipkid competitors?

    Competitors of Vipkid include ABC360, K12 and Cambium Learning Group.

  • Where is Vipkid headquarters?

    Vipkid headquarters is located at 23 Doufuchi Hutong, Hongenguan Building, Beijing.

  • Where are Vipkid offices?

    Vipkid has offices in Beijing, Dongcheng, San Mateo and Gouda.

  • How many offices does Vipkid have?

    Vipkid has 4 offices.