In 2016, Advitiya Sharma quit Housing.com to start Genius Teacher. He aimed to transform education into a learning adventure. Today, the AI-based learning platform, Genius Teacher has raised $2 million and is looking to raise another $5-8 million in venture capital funding or Series A in the next 12 months. The company aims to use this fund for product innovation. The round saw participation from several serial entrepreneurs, startupreneurs and institutional investors.