This Much I Know: Investing in AI, Carlos Espinal speaking at the AIBE Summit 2017

Seedcamp partner Carlos Espinal gave a talk at the AIBE Summit 2017 on venture capital investment in Artificial Intelligence. With one of the largest AI portfolios held by an early-stage investor in Europe, including companies like ThirdEye, Reinfer and Viz.ai, Carlos discusses the areas in which Seedcamp has invested to date and why, as well […]

Announcing new teams in the Seedcamp family – January 2017

    As 2017 begins, we are delighted to welcome four fantastic new teams into the Seedcamp family and look forward to supporting them through our lifelong platform as they develop their businesses.  Spanning FinTech, Retail, PropTech and Blockchain, the companies bring the total number of Seedcamp portfolio companies to over 240. Each of the new teams […]

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 […]

Welcoming Legit Patents to the Seedcamp Family

Building our portfolio of startups using AI with seed investment in Legit Patents  We are thrilled to announce our seed investment in Legit Patents – the US based start-up that’s out to streamline the patent process for inventors using AI and intuitive design. A one-stop-shop for inventors to file patent applications without the need for hours […]

Seedcamp leads CRU Kafe £1.25M round

Wake up and smell the coffee – coffee pod maker CRU Kafe raises £1.25m Organic and eco-friendly coffee company CRU Kafe has raised £1.25m in investment, with the funds to be used to continue its international growth, to launch new products and to build the management team. We are proud to have led this round […]

Weengs Raises £2.2M Seed Round

We are thrilled to announce our investment in Weengs – the UK startup that collects, packs and ships items from small businesses and online sellers – investing in their £2.2M seed round alongside Cherry Ventures and LocalGlobe. The capital raised will help Weengs expand beyond London and extend their reach to take on other major cities both in the UK and abroad. […]

Breaking the taboo on investor returns

Fund 1 ranks in top quartile as “tsunami” of exits and money raised by Seedcamp companies in 2016 contributes to our most successful year As the pioneers of early-stage investment in Europe and the first fund of its kind when we launched in 2007, we want to break the taboo on publication of early-stage investor returns by revealing […]

Seedcamp Operator & Investor Days – September 2016

A big thank you to everyone who attended our Seedcamp Operator & Investor Days last week. An impressive 14 teams presented to a packed out room of industry leaders, trusted advisors and investors over the course of two days. A big thank you to everyone who attended our Seedcamp Operator & Investor Days last week. An impressive 14 […]

Introducing the newest teams in the Seedcamp portfolio

We are very excited to welcome six fantastic new startups to the Seedcamp portfolio, taking our total number of companies backed to over 230.   The companies – originating from South Africa, the US and the UK – are building groundbreaking propositions across HealthTech, FinTech, FoodTech, EdTech, LegalTech and AI. We’ll be supporting these teams […]