Unibuddy’s US$20 Million Series B Investment

Taylor Wessing advised Unibuddy on the matter.

Unibuddy has raised a total of US$32 million since its inception in 2017. It is focused on addressing new recruitment challenges such as attracting quality candidates, cultivating diversity and inclusion, and alleviating concerns around safety.

Unibuddy is the number one peer-to-peer university recruitment platform that has helped 770,000 students from over 180 countries make better decisions about their higher education journey. The platform works with 450+ higher education institutions worldwide, from the University of Cambridge (UK) and the University of Southern California (US) to Taylor’s University (Malaysia) and Bond University (Australia). 

The Taylor Wessing’s team was led by Corporate Technology & Life Sciences Partners Siobhán Langwade (Picture) and Angus Miln, with support from Associate Harry Ruffell, and Paralegals Amie Corry and Francesca Moore. Additional advice was provided by Tax & Incentives Partner Ann Casey.

 

Involved fees earner: Ann Casey – Taylor Wessing; Siobhán Langwade – Taylor Wessing; Angus Miln – Taylor Wessing; Harry Ruffell – Taylor Wessing;

Law Firms: Taylor Wessing;

Clients: Unibuddy;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler