The UK Future Technologies Fund (UK FTF), one of two fund-of-funds which effectively make up the UK Innovation Investment Fund, has made its first commitment into the DFJ Esprit III vehicle, bringing it closer to its £130m target.
Company plans on expanding further into the learning and development market
Primomiglio, Banca di Piacenza, Intesa Sanpaolo Vita, Be Shaping the Future and CRIF also take part in the round
Centerbridge Partners, which invested in the company in 2013, retains a minority stake
Company will use the proceeds to commercialise its flagship product across the US