Edinburgh video conferencing company wins £1m backing from investors

AN EDINBURGH company that provides video conferencing services to schools, colleges and universities has won £1 million backing from a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager.

The investment by Foresight into Ajenta is the fifth investment made by the £20m Foresight Scottish Growth Fund, which is financed by the Scottish Growth Scheme through a combination of Scottish Government funds and the European Regional Development Fund.

Ajenta provides video collaboration software to education and public sector organisations with a focus on creating real-time environments that improve communications and enable remote learning and working.

Its platform allows access from any browser, mobile device or room system and comes as organisations moved to transition rapidly to remote structures and processes during the pandemic lockdown. […]