Belva Devara is CEO and Co-Founder of Ruangguru, the largest education technology enterprise in Southeast Asia, employing 7,000 people across Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, and Singapore. Ruangguru has impacted over 22 million K–12 students through high-quality learning videos, quizzes, and live tutoring on web and mobile platforms. Its affordable subscription cost allows for high student adoption across lower-income segments and in more rural regions. In addition, Ruangguru has served 10 million lifelong learners through online professional courses and corporate training. With venture funding of over $205 million, Ruangguru is most recently included in the list of the 50 most innovative companies in the world by Fast Company, ranking #25 overall and #2 in the education category globally.
Belva received his dual degree, an MPA from Harvard University, and an MBA from Stanford University. He earned his Business and Computer Science undergraduate degrees at Nanyang Technological University Singapore.