Eurazeo, Tiger Global, BlackRock, Owl Rock, Atomico and Accel have invested $800m in Dutch B2B communication platform provider MessageBird in a series-C extension round, bringing the company's total series-C funding to $1bn.
North America-focused fund held a first close in June 2020 and has made 20 investments
Paragon Partners will own a 55% in the newly formed entity following the carve-out
FPE acquired the assessment software in 2016 and has sold it to Battery Ventures' Learnosity
Company was reportedly marketed based on EBITDA of €16m