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 […]

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 64: Krishna Gupta, Romulus Capital, building companies to last

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. Krishna Gupta, Founder and General Partner of Romulus Capital, joined Seedcamp in Boston on our recent US Trip. Krishna founded Romulus in 2008 whilst studying at MIT. […]

Seedcamp Podcast, Episode 63: Brendan Dickinson, Canaan Partners, investing in visionary Founders

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. While in New York as part of our Seedcamp US Trip, we joined Canaan Partners Principal Brendan Dickinson. He gave us an overview on what the firm looks for […]

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 […]

Seedcamp Podcast, Episode 38: Neil Rimer, Founding Partner of Index Ventures

Neil Rimer, Index Ventures

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 we sat down with Neil Rimer, a Founding Partner of Index Ventures – one of the world’s leading VC firms. We talked about Neil’s […]

Our New Advisory Board and Investors

We continue to operate like a start-up – think like one, behave like one and want to stay like one but to do all this we need to be supported by visionary investors and advisors ourselves – so we would like to announce further fundraising into Seedcamp Raised an additional €2m – fund now 2x […]

More languages, partners, and a workshop for the Seedsummit Term Sheets

About a month ago, Seedsummit announced the start of our termsheet initiative by bringing together 21 investors around a set of guideline terms with the purpose of providing greater transparency to European Founders about the fundraising process. We have now worked hard to not just let the first iteration stand, but to broaden the reach, […]

Seedsummit Termsheet Initiative

Raising funds for a new startup can seem like an overwhelming effort for a new entrepreneur largely due to the time, cost, and lack of transparency in the process. The fact that most entrepreneurs only go through this process a few times in their career adds to the challenge: after all, the investor usually knows […]

Seedcamp continues to grow: our new General Manager Kirsten

We are more than fortunate to have added a new member to our team – Kirsten Campbell has joined us as a General Manager a few weeks ago and we are happy to introduce her to the community. She will handle a lot of our work with the community and she will be another point […]