University Ventures, a NY-based investment firm focused on higher education, has allocated a $5 million seed portfolio to support edtech startups.
The fund has already made initial seed investments including:
– Entangled Ventures, a technology distribution network founded by education entrepreneur Paul Freedman;
– jobs skills platform ProSky;
– ePortfolio company Portfolium; and
– SaaS platform CampusLogic, which allows colleges and universities to manage financial aid.
Led by Ryan Craig, Managing Director, University Ventures partners with institutions and strategically directs private capital to develop innovative programs that address major economic and social needs.