The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand.
Ambitious Minds is growing to service the increasing demand for standardisation in spreadsheet modelling, alongside its portfolio of bespoke financial training courses. It has also created an interactive game for secondary schools that provides students with the skills to have a lifelong relationship with finance.
The company was founded in 2009 by CEO Sean McGuire and Director Andrew Berkley.
The North West Fund for Venture Capital is a sub-fund of the £185m North West Fund, which is financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and the European Investment Bank (EIB).