Who are we?

SpeakX is an innovative Edtech startup aimed at revolutionizing English learning for children all over the world. Our platform serves young learners by offering a cutting-edge Personal AI-powered tutor that helps kids not just with speaking abilities but also serves as a powerful tool for overcoming communication barriers. Our AI tutor uses fun and interactive conversations to help kids get language proficiency, nurturing the development of self-confidence crucial for their future success.

Our Philosophy

Values that drive us

At SpeakX, we are committed to providing a unique learning experience, leveraging the power of GenAI for personalized English instruction. Unlike traditional teaching methods that often follow a one-size-fits-all approach, SpeakX breaks this pattern. Our platform is built on a proprietary three-layered AI infrastructure, emphasizing speech, specific learning objectives, and tailored content, ensuring a truly unparalleled learning journey. By infusing gamification into the entire process, we make learning both enjoyable and engaging for our young users.

Ownership

Fast-moving Organization

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Team YC

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Arpit Mittal

CEO, Founder

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Arpit brings a rich technical experience and a passion for all things entrepreneurial. He specializes in coding scalable products with new age technology meeting business needs. He has keen interest in digital marketing, go-to-market strategy, business development and building a culture of belongingness. "I work because I love to not because I have to" is the tenet by which Arpit lives. He believes in never giving up.

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Deepank Agarwal

Head of Engineering

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Deepank is a talented software engineer and a trained table tennis player. Moreover, he is a hodophile and is learning to speak Spanish.

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Nishtha Agarwal

Head of Content

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Nishtha has more than 8 years of experience in progressive start-up and corporate leadership roles. In Yellow Class, she takes care of course structure developments and process optimizations. The list doesn't end there. Nishtha looks after class improvements, recordings, and feedback. In short, she oversees a lot of things.

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Nikita Wadhawan

Head of Marketing & Growth

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Nikita is an MBA in Finance and Marketing. She enjoys solving for customers and according to her customer satisfaction is one of the most important aspects for any organization. She has a creative mind, and loves to explore new things! Here at Yellow Class, she is responsible for customer insights, research, content, social media and visual communication. She also happens to be a trained Dancer. She strongly believes “Life is all about choices we make”!

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Hansa Thawakar

Associate Director - Customer Experience

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Hansa Thawakar, an MBA brings more than 15 years of rich experience in Sales and Customer Support, Business Development, and Quality. At Yellow Class, Hansa heads the Quality Control and ensures that your kids get to experience the best of sessions both in terms of content and engagement. She believes mindfulness in the workplace is key to success and lives out through her interest in yoga, meditation, and gardening. Also, she loves traveling and spending time with her family.

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Deepanshi Prabhakar

Director - Human Resources

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An MBA graduate in Human Resource, Deepanshi worked for more than a year in various domains like Hospitality and IT services before joining Yellow Class as an HR Executive. Deepanshi is cordial and likes meeting new people. She hates routine life and believes in "new day, new learning" with all her heart.

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Sambhav Mittal

Sr. Graphic Designer

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Graduated in B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from VIT, Vellore, Sambhav is always eager to learn and experiment new things. He got his start as a graphic designer by working as a Graphic Design Intern at IndiaAccelerator and Humourbaba. When he isn’t working on his project, he might be watching movies, playing some sports or traveling with his friends.

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Vishal Barry

Growth Manager

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Having pursued a Master's degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, Vishal has always believed in gaining experience in multiple fields in order to master the thought process of an expert in fields ranging from public relations to music programming, to name a few. While moving towards his dream project, he has worked as a Public Relations Executive in major brands like Spotify, Mercedes Benz and ABB. With an experience in doing music for college fests, Youtube and instagram, he has also explored the technicalities involved in music streaming platforms while doing Music Programming for Bytedance’s RESSO. To broaden his experience, Vishal is currently working as a Quality Analyst at Yellow Class.

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Manish Singh

Accounts Manager

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Manish is a B.Com graduate, holding a professional experience of more than 3-years. He has worked in the automobile and service industry with the responsibilities of Finance, Admin, and facility services. At Yellow Class, Manish is a Finance Executive. When he is not working out numbers, he likes to chill with his friends. Also, playing cricket and traveling is Manish's source of dopamine.

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Naman Soni

Team Lead - Software Development

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Naman is a dedicated and outcome-oriented software engineer who holds a degree from the esteemed Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Kalyani. He embarked on his technological journey with a keen interest in acquiring knowledge and a fascination for crafting innovative solutions