“We see it as our responsibility to encourage female founders, and founders from other minority groups, to feel confident enough to reach out to us, and other investors, to access the tools they need to level the playing field and build a more equitable tomorrow.” — Isabelle O’Keeffe, Principal at Sure Valley Ventures Sure Valley […]
Concentric was founded by Kjartan Rist and Denis Shafranik in 2013. The firm invests across many different industries, looking for the best opportunities that use technology to drive efficiency and empower consumers. Concentric views investment as a partnership, and the team endeavors to challenge paradigms of venture capital firms that rely too heavily on management […]
The UK’s Crane Venture Partners, an early-stage VC that focuses on data-driven enterprise startups, has closed its first $90 million institutional fund, Crane I. Crane’s founders, Scott Sage and Krishna Visvanathan, have previously invested as a team in companies like Icera, H2O.ai, Netronome, Onfido, and Trustpilot. The firm’s partner Andy Leaver brings 20 years experience […]
The team over at TechStars Berlin (full disclosure: one of our co-founders used to be managing director of TechStars London) has one hell of a late Christmas gift for anyone who’s keeping track of the European technology investment scene. The’ve created a map and list of 300+ investors who routinely invest in Seed, Series A […]
Alex Barrera takes a close look at the available data for VC investments in Spain in 2014, demonstrating that there were more and bigger deals getting closed. This year, expect more of that.
So you’ve won over VCs for your startup… What now? In a guest post, James Wise – an investor at Balderton Capital – outlines ways entrepreneurs can make the most out of their VCs.