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Apr 12th 2021 - May 22nd 2021

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Career Masterclass (CM) is an e-learning platform that seeks to level the playing field for professionals from under-represented or under-served groups by giving them practical guidance from successful industry leaders. It aims to become a contender in the Learning and Development (L&D) market that is valued at £40 billion in the UK. The company asserts that there is a 57% consensus amongst leaders that soft skills such as communication, negotiation, personal branding, and leadership are more important than technical skills. CM aspires to fulfil this objective. It has onboarded clients such as Google, Natwest, HSBC, Barclays Bank, and McDonald's. CM's female CEO and founder has been listed on 'The Powerlist of Britain’s Most Influential People of African and African Caribbean Heritage' for 3 years running. CM will use 45% of the investment for growing its team, 30% for platform and content production, and 25% for marketing and administrative expenses.

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  • £351,557
    pledged
  • 175%
    of goal

    £200,026
    target

    £3,504,535
    pre-money valuation

    5.40%
    equity available

    195
    investors

    £1,803
    pledge per investor

    09847041
    company number

    Active
    company status

    28/10/2015
    incorporated 6 years

    Previous Funding rounds
    12 Apr 21 Seedrs £351,557 / 176%

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  • £351,557
    pledged
  • 175%
    of goal

    £200,026
    target

    £3,504,535
    pre-money valuation

    5.40%
    equity available

    195
    investors

    £1,803
    pledge per investor

    09847041
    company number

    Active
    company status

    28/10/2015
    incorporated 6 years

    Previous Funding rounds
    12 Apr 21 Seedrs £351,557 / 176%
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