Daniel joined Balderton as a General Partner in 2013 and he currently sits on the boards of Infarm, ROLI, Revolut, Lovecrafts, Simple Feast, TrademarkNow, Tictail, Thread, Workable and Frontier Car Group and also works with Instabridge and CuriousAI.
Prior to Balderton, Daniel spent 5 years as a partner at Wellington Partners and worked on investments including Spotify (IPO on NYSE), Hailo (merged with MyTaxi), Qype (sold to Yelp), Readmill (sold to Dropbox), Bookatable (sold to Michelin), and EyeEm.
Before Wellington, Daniel was a sector partner at 3i where he worked on all of their venture and private equity investments in the internet sector in North America and Europe.
Before that, he was at Yahoo! for six years from 1999, covering strategic development and M&A across the European region. He has a PhD and MA in applied mathematics from Oxford University and a Chartered Diploma in Accounting and Finance.
The Curious AI Company researches and develops artificial general intelligence.
Frontier Car Group develops, launches, and operates used-automotive marketplaces within emerging market economies.
Furhat Robotics is a social robotics company based on 20 years of research in social artificial intelligence from one of the top HRI labs in the world.
Infarm is an urban farming services company that develops farming tech for grocery stores, restaurants, and local distribution centres.
Instabridge is the app that gives you free internet in your smartphone. We enable that through crowdsourced free wifi. The app can run completely in the background and will keep users on great wifi.
LoveCrafts is a start-up that builds social marketplaces for the crafts sector.
Rebtel aims to solve the problems that any migrant encounters when crossing a border, whether fleeing for something or racing towards something better: communications, work and banking problems.
Roli is a music technology company and inventor of the Seaboard instrument.
Thread connects users to online stylists to help them find the clothes they love.
Tictail is a global community that allows you to discover the world’s greatest independent brands.
Provides an intelligent web-based trademark management platform that is used by enterprise companies, law firms and branding agencies for instant trademark search and watch results.
Workable operates a cloud-based recruitment platform for companies.
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