Evan Nisselson, General Partner at LDV Capital, on investing in Visual Technologies, satellite selfies & learning from past mistakes

This week we’re joined by serial entrepreneur and General Partner of LDV Capital, Evan Nisselson. LDV Capital invests in entrepreneurs building early stage Visual Technologies companies in Europe and North America. Evan’s fascinating background includes time as a photographer, photo agent and photo buyer before landing in Sillicon Valley in the mid-90s and becoming one […]

Jackson Gabbard, Seedcamp EiR & founding Facebook hire on great tech leadership

How can companies promote great technical leadership, and how should startups approach hiring developers? On that topic Seedcamp partner Carlos Espinal is joined by Jackson Gabbard, one of the founding hires in Facebook’s London office and now an Expert in Residence at Seedcamp. Having made the transition from an English degree to a career in […]

Andy Weissman, Partner at USV, on blockchain, network effect businesses and the evolution of the social web

Union Square Ventures, the New York-based venture capital firm, is famous for investing in ‘large networks of engaged users, differentiated by user experience, and defensible though network effects’, but how does that thesis apply today? In what sectors are there valuable network effects that remain to be unlocked by new and emerging technologies such as […]

AI is Now Live Podcast

We believe the time is now for the application of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to fuel new innovation, empower a new breed of startup and disrupt industries. That’s why we’ve already made several investments in the space including re:infer, ThirdEye, AI Build and Legit Patents who all participated in our ‘AI is Now’ event […]

Prince Constantijn, Oscar Kneppers & Ton van’t Noordende on startups & investing in the Netherlands

The Netherlands is fast becoming one of Europe’s major tech hubs with American technology giants Uber, Netflix and Tesla choosing the country for its European base; not to mention domestic success stories such as TomTom and Booking.com. But what features underlie the country’s success and what challenges does the Netherlands face in growing its startup […]

Seedcamp Podcast: Tresor Security on Cybersecurity, Mr Robot & how startups can stay safe online

As the UK government lays out plans to invest an additional £1.9bn to reduce cyber-attacks, and pressure mounts on US presidential candidates to prioritise cybersecurity, the world’s attention is focused on how to stay protected online. In this week’s Seedcamp podcast, Carlos is joined by Jamie Akhtar and Mariella Thanner, founders of cybersecurity firm Tresor Security, for […]

Josh Nussbaum, Principal at Compound, on rebranding and learning from missed opportunities

In this episode, Seedcamp partner, Carlos, is joined by Josh Nussbaum, Principal at the New York-based venture capital firm Compound, formerly known as Metamorphic Ventures. Compound, who rebranded earlier this year while raising a new $50 million fund, invests in early-stage technology startups disrupting or enabling traditional industries in New York and across the States. […]

Seedcamp Podcast, Episode 58: Fred Destin from Accel, a look at the US and European venture ecosystems

In the ‘Seedcamp Podcast Series’ we talk with key people in the tech startup industry to hear their stories and gleam key advice and learnings from their experiences. In this episode of the Seedcamp Podcast, Dave Haynes is joined by Fred Destin, Partner at Accel to talk through the career path that led to him […]

Guest Post: Seedcamp: a developmental platform, not only for startups but also for Interns

Kristoffer Parup writes about his experience interning at Seedcamp. He shares some valuable insights what it’s like to be a part of the Seedcamp Team and shares where others before him have gone.  ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ Growth is the essential part of advancing from A to B. Be it linear growth, exponential growth or even unpredicted explosive growth, the […]

Seedhack Founders Collaboration Agreement Version 2.0

Today we’re launching version 2.0 of the Seedhack Founder’s Collaboration Agreement (download here in .DOC or in .PDF). We’ve made a couple of adjustments to the previous version that we hope will further make this document a solid tool to help launch an informal collaborating team into a formal company. One thing we’ve added is a Vesting […]