TV Presenter Davina McCall Turns to Investing and Backs Hopster alongside London Business Angels and Angels in the City investors as well as the Angel Cofund

 

 

Television presenter Davina McCall has joined the Angel CoFund and other LBA and Angels int eh City investors in backing technology start-up Hopster.

Launched at the turn of the year, Hopster serves as a learning platform for children pre-school. It merges a selection of U-rated TV shows with games and derives revenues from a monthly subscription. The application is now available on iPhones and the iPod touch having first been offered on iPads, and has been rated in the top 20 apps for children aged five and under.

Commenting on her investment in the business, McCall says, 'As both an investor and a mum, I'm excited about the potential in Hopster.