Ankur Nagpal


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Ankur Nagpal is an American software entrepreneur. Ankur started online education platform Teachable in 2014.

Ankur Nagpal, founder of TeachableAnkur Nagpal, founder of Teachable

Company

Teachable

Twitter

@ankurnagpal (20.4K followers)

Instagram

@ankurna (2.67K followers)

Education

UC Berkeley

Career

Early Career

While studying at Berkeley, Nagpal had some early success creating small online widgets and Facebook personality quizzes [1] and racked up millions of downloads.

Fedora / Teachable

In 2014, Nagpal started online education platform Fedora (later renamed to Teachable). He grew the business from 3 to 12,000 teachers [2].

In 2015, they rebranded Fedora and renamed the business to Teachable [3].

Teachable Acquisition

In 2020, Teachable was acquired [4]. According to Pitchbook, Hotmart acquired Teachable for $250M [5].

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