Press Release June 23, 2020

Left Lane Leads Gostudent’s €8.3 Million Series A Financing

The Frankfurt and New York teams advised Left Lane Capital on its purchase of Series A Preferred Stock in GoStudent GmbH as part of an €8.3 million equity financing round led by Left Lane. 

Left Lane is a New York-based venture capital and growth equity firm focused on high-growth internet and consumer technology businesses that are fundamental to the human condition and spirit – where customers maintain a long-term, economic relationship with the product, platform or service. 

GoStudent, founded in 2016, operates an affordable online school that connects students with the best teachers worldwide, for both individual or group tutoring sessions. To support its tutor selection and onboarding processes, it also uses artificial intelligence, ensuring that the best possible tutor is matched with each student. 

The deal team consisted of Ilan Nissan, Gregor Klenk, Brett Byron and Bryan Edelman and included Eric GoldsteinBrittany Cohen, Bill Weiss, Bibek Pandey and with invaluable assistance from Schönherr Rechtsanwälte as local counsel. 

For more details, read the article in EU-Startups.