Andela’s $24 mln Series B is Chan Zuckerberg Initiative’s first investment

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative announced a $24 million Series B funding in Andela, a company that recruits and trains software developers in Africa. Also participating are GV and existing investors including Spark Capital, Omidyar Network, Learn Capital and CRE Ventures. This is the first investment for Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, a project of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan.

Source: Press release