Naspers Ventures will look to link the US with Naspers' international reach, and has also led social learning company Brainly's $15m series B round.

South Africa-headquartered media and e-commerce group Naspers has formed a dedicated Silicon Valley-based corporate venturing unit called Naspers Ventures, officially disclosing the information earlier today. Founded in 1915 as a newspaper operator, Naspers has leveraged an early investment in China-based internet group Tencent now worth over $60bn to evolve into a diversified internet and media…

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