Roei Deutsch, Co-Founder & CEO, Jolt
Jolt is the business school for the self-made. Their mission is to give students a competitive advantage by offering affordable, immersive business education programmes, designed for working people who do not want to put their life on pause to switch careers or switch career paths.
Jolt for Business offers business education classes online, in campuses, and at a business's HQ and now counts Deloitte, eBay, Verint, and SimilarWeb as Jolt for Business clients.
Jolt joined the Balderton portfolio in January 2020, raising a $14M Series A round.
Taco Carlier, Co-Founder, VanMoof
VanMoof was founded in 2009 by Taco and Ties Carlier, two Dutch brothers with a vision of the perfect city bike. Ten years later, their high-tech feature-rich e-bikes are ridden worldwide by a community of over 120,000 international riders. VanMoof brand stores can be found in Amsterdam, Berlin, London, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Seattle, Taipei, and Tokyo, with riders across the globe buying online. Operating as a fully integrated end-to-end company, VanMoof takes complete ownership of everything from design to production, from sales to after-service – all geared to get the next billion on bikes worldwide.
VanMoof most recently announced a $30M Series B round in September, 2020.