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 […]

Seedcamp US Trip Oct 2016

Tips on Fundraising in the USA from ThingThing With all eyes on the USA this week in the wake of the Presidential elections, we decided to speak to Olivier Plante, Co-founder and CEO of Seedcamp-backed company Thingthing, about his experiences on the Seedcamp US trip and his tips on the do’s and don’ts when it comes to meeting […]

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. […]

Everything You Need to Know About Seedcamp’s US Trip

Twice a year we jump on a plane with a dozen of our startups and head to the US to introduce them to some of the world’s most prestigious companies and investors. During the 2 weeks that we’re there we travel to New York, Boston, San Francisco and the Valley. But as with all things, there’s a bit more […]

The Seedcamp US Trip 2013 Kicks Off

It’s that time of the year again for Seedcamp Companies! The SC team and 25 Seedcampers are travelling the US visiting the most important technology hubs, meeting investors, and catching up with our friends. For over 5 years, our US trip has been a key component of the Seedcamp program. The goal of the trip […]