Startup Helper. Multiple Entrepreneur. Addicted to Hyper Growth. Worked for companies like eBay and Criteo. Adventures include: 2 x IPOs, 1x Exit, 3 x Pivots, 1 x Turnaround and 2 x Failures. Mentor at Seedcamp. Startup Builder and Advisor.
I have experience being part of the fundraising/board team at numerous companies who have raised in excess of $50m in total from VCs and strategic investors, typically series A, B, C and D, including from Accel, Eden Ventures, Iris, GP Bullhound, Deutsche Telekom Strategic Investments, Orange Telecom Strategic Investments, Viola ventures, Nauta Capital, Nesta Ventures and others.
I have also raised funding for my own business, ~ £3m from angel investors, high net worth individuals, family funds and seed funds.
I have personally experienced all the pitfalls and learned what can make raising funding a success