Sunstone has disrupted higher-education in India and has witnessed 10X growth in the past two years
Bangalore, 8th September 2022: Sunstone, one of India’s leading higher education start-ups with presence across 35+ cities in 40+ institutions, has been featured on Disney+ Hotstar’s new series titled ‘The Great Indian Disruptors’. The series highlights the journey and the disruptions created by five Indian entrepreneurs in their respective industries.
The show aims to reveal the vision of the entrepreneurs alongside their very human struggles. The episode which begins with the disruptor(s) sharing their journey reveals the impact created by the start-up and then dives into the work culture, office life, inspirational people and moments that have transpired and led entrepreneurs to build their start-ups.
Sunstone has recently raised $35 million in Series C funding led by existing investors Westbridge Capital and has been relentless in its efforts to bridge the industry-academia skill gap and their journey has been beautifully captured in the series.
Featured in the series Mr. Ashish Munjal, Co-founder and CEO, Sunstone said, “We are humbled to have featured on the show and are pleased to be accompanied by such accomplished and talented disruptors who have made their mark. Through this partnership, we will be able to reach out to the screens of several Indian households and make them aware about Sunstone and its story. Most importantly, we are excited that with this platform we get an opportunity to take our mission of making education accessible, affordable, and accountable to millions of homes in the country.”
There is an increasing demand of jobs in the country and the disparity in the training needed and being imparted is evident. Sunstone has been established with the objective of bridging the job market demand and supply gaps through industry oriented training and skill interventions at the higher-education level. Sunstone works as a catalyst to understanding recruiter demand and accordingly enabling higher-education institutes to reinvent themselves as per the demand.
Celebrating the spirit of entrepreneurship, the series features Indian businessmen and go-getters from different walks of life. Watch the ups and downs faced by the Sunstone founders, in their journey to provide a 360 degree solution to the higher education industry, here (The Great Indian Disruptors)