Learnerbly, a London-based SaaS marketplace for professional development, announced it raised $10 Million in Series A round led by Beringea, the transatlantic venture capital firm.
Also participating were new investors Digital Horizon Ventures, BY Venture Partners, GO Ventures, and FJ Labs. Existing investors Frontline Ventures, Triple Point, London Co-Investment Fund, and UFI Ventures also participated.
Learnerbly has also secured some angel investors including Zach Coelius (Coelius Capital), Leonard Picardo (second employee at Deliveroo), Neil Ryland (CRO of Peakon), Renaud Visage (co-founder and CTO of Eventbrite), and Stephan Thoma (former Global Head of Learning at Google).
This funding is paramount to helping Learnerbly achieve its mission: to be the most inspiring learning platform around the world, helping everyone unlock their full potential. Learnerbly Series A funding will go towards developing products and accelerating its expansion into the US.
Company: Enternships Limited
Funding Month: December 2021
Lead Investors: Beringea
Additional Investors: Digital Horizon Ventures, BY Venture Partners, GO Ventures, FJ Labs, Frontline Ventures, Triple Point, London Co-Investment Fund, UFI Ventures, Zach Coelius, Leonard Picardo, Renaud Visage, and Stephan Thoma
Company Website: https://www.learnerbly.com/
Software Category: Workplace Learning Platform
About the Company: Learnerbly is a Workplace Learning Platform, works with organizations to create a progressive learning culture that empowers their people to own their development, guides them towards the best learning opportunities, and supports them in applying their learnings. Learnerbly’s online marketplace offers access to books, podcasts, conferences, courses, coaching, and more from over 250 providers including Blinkist, Masterclass, Pluralsight, and General Assembly, and is aimed at engineers, marketers, finance, and sales, etc. So far it has secured clients including Hellofresh, King, WeTransfer, Curve, Busuu, and GoCardless.
Source: https://www.learnerbly.com/articles/series-a-announcement https://techcrunch.com/2021/12/07/learnerbly-a-saas-marketplace-for-ld-secures-10m-series-a-led-by-beringea/