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MSc Technology Entrepreneurship alumnus raises further $17 million in funding

25 February 2014

As widely reported in the media and online, Zain Jaffer, MSc Technology Entrepreneurship alumnus and CEO of Vungle has successfully raised a further $17 million from investors including Google and AOL, bringing total funding to $25 million. 

Vungle is a mobile ad startup that focuses on 15-second, in-app videos. 100 million people see Vungle Ads every month and the company currently employs 50 people in London, San Francisco and Berlin, with their headcount planned to triple by the end of 2014 as the startup company expands into Asia.

Zain graduated from the MSc in Technology Entrepreneurship in 2012. For more information about the MSc in Technology Entrepreneurship visit http://www.ucl.ac.uk/msi/study/technology-entrepreneurship