PR and Marketing Strategy

Edtech marketing strategy – how to stand out from the crowd

Edtech is one of the fastest growing sectors in Europe with the sector reporting 72% growth in the UK in 2020


Deals of the Week Oct 10 to Oct 14 – a Growth Business round-up

Deals this week include a fintech that helps under-18s with financial skills, a website builder for side-hustlers and a psychedelic start-up helping cancer patients


Deals of the Week June 6 to June 10 – a Growth Business round-up

Deals this week include Europe’s latest ed-tech unicorn, a cannabis distributor, and a platform to help manage remote workers


Firefly school learning platform raises further £5m from Downing Ventures

'EdTech' software is widely adopted by independent schools.

Venture Capital Funding

VC interview: Benoit Wirz and Alex Spiro, Brighteye Ventures

Benoit Wirz and Alex Spiro, BrightEye partners, talk through the fundamentals of what edtech companies the firm is looking to invest in.

Alternative Finance for Business

Edtech firm breaks crowdfunding target and heads into Asia

Edtech firm has signed pilot agreements in Asia as it aims to expand globally.


The Accidental EdTech Entrepreneur – Interview with Naimish Gohil

Gohil claims his software allows teachers to monitor student progress and save schools money.


Entrepreneur interview: Justin Hsu, CEO of MarcoPolo Learning

The edtech chief on why he set up an interactive learning app for children and lessons learnt when fundraising.

Exit Strategies

EdTech exit gives huge investor return

Sale and exit of ICS Learn generates impressive return for investors.


Entrepreneur interview: Naimish Gohil, CEO of Satchel

The founder of Satchel, which raised £2.4 million in venture capital funding in January last year, wants to change education forever.


‘Edtech’ business Firefly Learning raises £4.5m

Firefly Learning, an 'Edtech' business dreamt up by two London school boys to help them revise for exams, has secured a series A fundraising of £4.5 million from BGF Ventures and Beringea.


UK EdTech start-up RefME raises $5m in first year

24-year-old entrepreneur Tom Hatton proves himself one of UK tech's greatest success stories with widespread acclaim.