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Ex-Twitter India chief Manish Maheshwari's Invact Metaversity raises $5 mn

Antler India invested in Invact Metaversity alongside other global institutional investors like Arkam Ventures from India, Picus Capital, M Venture Partners, BECO Capital and 2am VC

(L-R) Manish Maheshwari, Founder & CEO, Invact Metaversity and Tanay Pratap, Founder & CTO, Invact Metaversity
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(L-R) Manish Maheshwari, Founder & CEO, Invact Metaversity and Tanay Pratap, Founder & CTO, Invact Metaversity

Deepsekhar Choudhury Bengaluru
Invact Metaversity, a platform built at the intersection of education and Web3, has raised a seed round of $5 million. Founded by former Head of Twitter India Manish Maheshwari and Tanay Pratap, a former software engineer at Microsoft, the company provides employability-focused training for securing jobs in tech companies.
 
The university is being built in the metaverse in order to foster an immersive environment conducive to learning, the company said. Antler India invested alongside other global institutional investors like Arkam Ventures from India, Picus Capital, M Venture Partners, BECO Capital and 2am VC.

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First Published: Feb 21 2022 | 1:29 PM IST

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