World news – The multiverse company founded by Euan Blair is valued at $ 200 million


An education and recruitment startup founded by Euan Blair was valued at $ 200 million after fundraising from supporters such as Google Ventures and Microsoft chairman John W Thompson.

Multiverse , which aims to offer young people an alternative to university by offering them apprenticeships with leading employers, raised $ 44 million in an investment round led by General Catalyst, an American venture capital company that previously supported Airbnb and Deliveroo / p> It has helped employers such as Google, Facebook, BP, Microsoft and Morgan Stanley hire trainees who are then supported through « one-on-one coaching with an industry expert » and events and training designed to « beat the best of the best. »