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Brighteye Ventures looks for exciting start ups at the intersection of learning, entertainment and creativity to empower and expand the frontiers of human potential.

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We are the leading EdTech venture capital fund in Europe. Leveraging deep experience and relationships in tech, education, media, and VC.

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Investing at Seed and Series A stages, we help portfolio companies refine product, build partnerships and scale across geographies.

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We are looking for entrepreneurs that use technology and industry knowledge to build competitive businesses that can become global leaders.

Investing in companies that help people learn & grow 

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Portfolio

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Team

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ALEX SPIRO LATSIS 

PARTNER

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Entrepreneur with a background in tech, publishing, media and licensing with deep networks across education, entertainment, publishing and mobile software.

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DAVID GUERIN 

PRINCIPAL

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Operational and consultancy background. Previously ran the marketing efforts at a leading healthcare start-up in Mexico, and worked as a management consultant in LATAM.

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HEGE TOLLERUD

HEAD OF COMMUNITY

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15+ years experience in communication, community building, events and media in Norway, the UK and China. Formerly CEO of Oslo EdTech Cluster.

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JAMES WILSON

DESIGNER IN RESIDENCE

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15+ years experience in multiple graphic communication fields including animation, advertising, education, interactive and games. Worked on projects with BBC, Saatchi & Saatchi, Turner.

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BEN WIRZ 

PARTNER

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20 years experience in tech, operations and VC. Has made 50+ investments in start-ups including some of the most promising young EdTech companies.

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RHYS SPENCE

HEAD OF RESEARCH

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Previously Director of Comms and Engagement at the Education Policy Institute (UK). He was EPI's EdTech lead, forming policy and research papers with partners (i.e. Apple, OECD).

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ANDREW STONE

LEGAL ADVISOR

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Extensive career in corporate law and M&A, with a background in media law and finance. Group legal director of a leading private banking and asset management group and founding legal advisor to Brighteye Ventures.

Special Advisory Network

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ERIKA BATISTA

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Head of International at On Deck, leading their expansion efforts and was previously a Director at the European accelerator The Family.

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FELIPE SOMMER

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Co-founder and former COO of Nearpod, a leading US EdTech company that was acquired by Renaissance for $650m in 2021.

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JOHAN BRAND

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Co-founder and former CEO of Kahoot!, a Norwegian EdTech startup that went public last year. He has over a decade's experience merging creativity, innovation & technology.

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NANCY W. GLEASON

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Director of the Hilary Ballon Center for Teaching and Learning and an Associate Professor of Practice in Political Science at NYU Abu Dhabi.

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TOBY SALT​

 

Former CEO of AQA (exam board) and Ormiston Academies Trust (37 UK schools). Previously worked as Director of the UK government’s Department for Education’s Innovation Unit.

FELIX OHSWALD

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Co-founder and CEO of GoStudent, the leading online tutoring platform in Europe that provides tailored/high quality video-based tuition. He was featured in the Forbes “30 under 30” list

ALEXIS HOROWITZ-BURDICK

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Former Managing Director of LEGO Ventures (EdTech VC) and previously founded and exited Luxola (skincare/cosmetic) to LVMH. She's an entrepreneur and c-suite with global experience.

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Contact

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+33 (0)1 43 59 14 60  |   info@brighteyevc.com

BRIGHTEYE VENTURES

ADVISORS

23 Rue de Berri

75008, Paris

FOR ANY ENQUIRIES (NO PITCH DECKS)
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BRIGHTEYE VENTURES ADVISORS

Paris: 23 Rue de Berri, 75008, Paris

London: 7 Colville Mews, W11 2DA

BRIGHTEYE VENTURES FUND

5 rue Jean Monnet, L-2180 Luxembourg

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