Airbridge Equity Partners and a small number of informal investors, will be investing more than 2 million euros in Knowingo+ in exchange for a minority interest. Knowingo+ plans to use the investment to accelerate its current growth and expand internationally.
The new platform for Corporate Learning
Knowingo+ is an online learning platform that gets employees learning in a fun way, any time, any place, right on their smartphones. In just a few minutes a day Knowingo+ ensures employees have all the knowledge they need to do their job well.
Ever since winning the Accenture Innovation Award, Knowingo+ has seen wider and wider adoption in the market. The platform is being used at companies such as PostNL, VodafoneZiggo and Rentokil, but also government services like the SVB and IL&T, to help employees master the knowledge they need to excel at their jobs. One of the keys to this rapid growth is the fact that Knowingo+ is a turn key solution, that can often be implemented in just a few weeks.
Loren Roosendaal, CEO of Knowingo+: “It is amazing to see the results that customers achieve with Knowingo+. By using the power of gamification and self-learning artificial intelligence, we not only make learning fun, but we also make it measurable and reliable. Thanks to this new investment we can help more and more companies, in the Netherlands, but also internationally, to solve their biggest corporate learning challenges with Knowingo+.”
Rick van Boekel, Partner at Airbridge Equity Partners: “Knowingo+ offers a unique solution in a world where the level of knowledge of employees is becoming more crucial for the success of organizations every day. The Knowingo+ platform enables companies to get employees learning in a fun way via their smartphones. We believe it is only a matter of time until entire industries will switch to the innovative and proven approach that Knowingo+ offers.”
About Airbridge Equity Partners (AEP)
Airbridge Equity Partners (www.airbridge.nl) invests in entrepreneurs with vision, ambition and perseverance. AEP’s approach is characterized by matching experienced entrepreneurs with founding teams of scalable, technology-driven ventures in the digital landscape. AEP injects growth capital and helps entrepreneurs realizing their plans.
Knowingo+ is a cloud-based learning platform that uses AI and gamification to answer the learning challenges of modern organizations. Knowingo+ helps organizations to quickly develop their own content and make it available to big groups of employees. Employees learn any time, any place, just by using their mobile device. The unique self-learning AI of Knowingo+ measures the way every one of your users learns and offers them an optimal personalized learning path, helping them build up their knowledge in a fun way and making sure that they’ll never have to worry about forgetting what they’ve learned.