Snapask is an education technology company that thrives to make education more effective, personalized, and accessible to everyone.

Snapask applies machine learning and mobile cloud services to make education more effective, personalised, and accessible to everyone.

Snapask was founded by Timothy Yu in January 2015. With its headquarters in Hong Kong, it expanded to Taiwan and Singapore in the year 2015.

Snapask launched its flagship mobile application featuring its “Question & Answer” (Q&A) service. It connects students in need with qualified tutors within seconds.

Snapask creates self-directed learning experiences that feature personal learning support, motivated learning habits, and predicted learning achievement, by leveraging insights and behaviours generated from student usage across the platform.


Snapask is backed by SOSV, Asia Partners, Intervest, Ondine Capital, Kejora Ventures, Chinaccelerator and others. The company raised $35M in a Series B round on Feb 26, 2020. This brings Snapask's total funding to $56.8M to date.


Snapask is currently supporting 1.2 million students across 10 regions in APAC in their after school studies. Striving to be the biggest and best Q&A service available to students. Snapask was one among the top 20 finalists at the 2017 EdTechXGlobal All Star Growth Awards.



  • Year founded: 2015
  • Funding Info: $56.8M over 5 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series B)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Hong Kong
  • State: Hong Kong Island
  • Country: Hong Kong
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