We’re delighted today to announce our involvement in the Seed and Series A rounds of Merama. This investment felt like a very natural extension of both a great founder relationship and our experience over the last 10–15 years of how ecommerce has evolved in Europe.

I have written many times…

Event organisers have largely been stuck in web1.0. They have had to rely on third party ticketing platforms to distribute their tickets, ceding control of the relationship with their customers, relying on clunky back-end systems or often having to get customer support to process their requirements or make simple…

18 months ago we led a Series A into Infarm, an ambitious young company looking to make cities around the world become self-sufficient in producing herbs, salads and, in time, vegetables and fruits.

As we said then, a company growing herbs and salad may not be an obvious choice for…

I often tell startups that they are mathematically-chaotic, and this usually gets a puzzled response, except sometimes from deeply technical founders. But in the passage from starting a company to building a successful fast growing and durable company there are thousands of micro-decisions, numerous permutations of potential teams (what if…

Daniel Waterhouse

Venture Capitalist with Balderton Capital in London

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