Founded in 2017, Brighteye Ventures is a Paris, France and London, United Kingdom-based venture capital firm. Brighteye Ventures primarily invests in EdTech, or educational technology, at seed and series A stages. Brighteye Ventures is led by partners Alex Latsis and Benoit Wirz.
Brighteye Ventures invests in companies in the EdTech industry, including Aula Education Limited, Epic!, Fundamental VR, TeachFX, Zen Educate, Ornikar, and more.
As of January 2022, Brighteye Ventures has raised a total of $112 million in two funding rounds. In October 2020, Brighteye Ventures raised $54 million in its second funding round, led mainly by various international family offices. The firm plans to invest in fifteen to twenty new companies over the next three years with this funding, with some companies receiving up to $5 million. Alex Latsis, managing partner of Brighteye, stated the firm "invests in startups that use technology to directly enable learning, skills acquisition, or research," and companies "whose products address structural needs in the education sector."