The market needs more innovative tech firms tackling the skills gap with new approaches to education. Startups have trouble finding seed and early stage funding. UK-based Emerge Education has launched a new fund to address both.
“The firm will build a portfolio of startups creating new, tech-based forms of education, training or upskilling, and lifelong learning that are “massively scalable”.The new fund is initially making £250,000 investments in 20-25 pre-seed and seed companies in Europe, with the ability to increase its ticket to £1 million per company in later rounds.”
Source: Emerge Education announces new edtech seed fund to address widening skills gap, with first close at £10 million – Tech.eu