The edtech sector was ripe for a revolution long before the global pandemic forced parents to become teachers and schools to go virtual. This accelerated switch to online learning also prompted investors to fling money at edtech startups, with the expectation that the education sector will be permanently changed. Education market researchers HolonIQ reported that […]
In today’s show we’ll talk about some of the most interesting funding rounds of the week, a couple of M&A deals, and some policy news. Later on, I’ll play for you an interview recorded by Robin Wauters with Luke Lang, co-founder and CMO at Crowdcube.
Ironhack, the Spain-born international tech school, has secured $20 million in a Series B funding round led by Lumos Capital, with participation from Endeavor’s Catalyst Fund, as well as prior backers such as Brighteye and Creas. With campus locations in nine cities and across the US, Europe and Latin America, Ironhack stakes its claim as […]