Codecademy Raises $40M in Series D Funding


Codecademy, a NYC-based online learning platform focused on code, raised $40M  in Series D funding.

The round was led by Owl Ventures with participation from Prosus and Union Square Ventures.

The company will use the capital to accelerate its DTC and B2B growth, including new products and learning solutions, expanded curriculum, and extention of its presence in global markets like India.

Led by Zach Sims, CEO and co-founder, Codecademy is an online learning platform for technical skills, allowing over 50 million people to access high-quality, interactive coding education. The company works with individuals and organizations, with Codecademy for Business supporting companies as they train employees. Codecademy also works with government partners, including the White House, UK, and Brazil, as well as major tech companies like Amazon and Google to develop curriculum.