Egypt’s Edtech marketplace, Orcas raises $500K in pre-Series A round

Orcas, an Egyptian ed-tech marketplace, which connects parents and students with tutors and babysitters, has raised $500,000 in pre-Series A round led by Algebra Ventures, with participation from NFX Capital.

The Orcas platform leverages technology to connect students and parents with verified, user-rated, and specialised tutors and babysitters, creating flexible jobs for young people while simultaneously providing school-age students with the best tutors for them.

With over 20,000 students on the application, Orcas currently operates in Cairo, Alexandria, El Gouna, and the North Coast.


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