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Emerge Education

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Jan Lynn-Matern


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Total investments 42
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 34
Rounds per year 4.67
Lead investments 3
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Key employees 2
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Education
  • EdTech
  • E-Learning
  • Higher Education
  • Software

Emerge Education is the famous VC, which was founded in 2013. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in United Kingdom. The main department of described VC is located in the London.

This organization was formed by Jan Lynn-Matern.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the Emerge Education, startups are often financed by NXT Ventures, Learn Capital, Y Combinator. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Volker Hirsch, Nordic Makers, Y Combinator. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Nordic Makers, HOWZAT Partners, Clearly Social Angels.

For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United Kingdom. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Education, Universities. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Aula, Mentor Collective, BibliU The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 1 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The real fund results show that this VC is 18 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies. The average startup value when the investment from Emerge Education is 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. The important activity for fund was in 2016.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$2M24 May 2022 -

Sales Impact Academy

$16M30 Mar 2022 London, England, United Kingdom

FutureFit AI

Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Human Resources
Machine Learning
$4M29 Mar 2022 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Tomorrow’s Education

$4M22 Feb 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


$4M16 Feb 2022 Munich, Bayern, Germany


Higher Education
$8M27 Jan 2022 London, England, United Kingdom


Management Consulting
$4M17 Dec 2021 Manchester, England, United Kingdom

Lynx Educate

Corporate Training
Employee Benefits
$1M29 Sep 2021 Paris, Ile-de-France, France


Internet Radio
$17M11 May 2021 London, England, United Kingdom
Audio Platform For Kids Yoto Raises $17 Million

– Yoto is an audio platform for kids.
– The company raised $17m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Acton Capital with participation from JamJar Investments, Global Founders Capital, Emerge Education, and MPL Ventures.
– Yoto Player is inspired by Montessori principles and is designed to safely give children full control over their listening with access to entertaining audio.


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