Securly, a San Jose, CA-based edtech startup, raised $4m in Series A funding.
The round was led by Owl Ventures.
The company, which has received $7m in funding, intends to use the funds to scale out operations, by hiring specialized roles, and expand its product offering.
Founded in 2013 by Vinay Mahadik, CEO, and Bharath Madhusudan, CTO, Securly provides develops web-filtering solutions for schools and is advancing a consumer application for parents to monitor and guide their child’s online activity. Initially, the company will focus on building parental controls for school-issued devices but then use their existing cloud-based operations to expand to personal devices as well.
Securly has a team of 30 employees across three offices in San Jose, Charlotte, and India.