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2024 GSV 150: The Top Growth Companies in Digital Learning & Workforce Skills

GSV Ventures, the global firm investing in “Pre-K to Gray” education innovation, unveiled the 2024 top 150 growth companies transforming digital learning and workforce skills.

The GSV 150 are VC- and PE-backed private companies experiencing top-line growth with minimum double-digit millions in revenue. Selected from 2,000+ global companies using GSV’s proprietary rubric—revenue scale, revenue growth, user reach, geographic diversification, and margin profile—this cohort collectively reaches ~3B people and generates ~$23B in revenue.

Commenting on the announcement, Luben Pampoulov, Partner at GSV Ventures, said: “The world is adapting to seismic shifts from generative AI. AI co-pilots, AI tutors, AI content generators—AI is ubiquitous, and differentiation is increasingly critical. This is an impressive group of EdTech companies that are leveraging AI and driving positive outcomes for learners and society.

See the list at https://www.asugsvsummit.com/gsv-150.

Compared to 2023, North American companies remain at 59% of the 2024 total; India increased to 15% (from 14%), and Europe increased to 12% (from 11%). Latin America decreased from 7% to 5%, and others based elsewhere increased from 8% to 9%.

Workforce Learning comprises 34% of the list, K-12 29%, Higher Education 24%, Adult Consumer Learning 10%, and Early Childhood 3%. Additionally, 21% of the companies stretch across two or more “Pre-K to Gray” categories. A broader move towards profitability is also evident: the collective gross and EBITDA margin score of the 2024 cohort increased 5% compared to 2023.

GSV Ventures is a multi-stage venture capital firm focused on the $7+ trillion global education and workforce skills sector. GSV has made over $600 million in investments with portfolio holdings including ClassDojo, Coursera, Learneo, Degreed, Guild, Lead School, Physics Wallah, Quizizz.

VCWire

28/02/2024