Ben is a General Partner with Eden Ventures, one of Europe’s leading early stage technology investors. With over €150 million under management, Eden has invested in over 35 European startups – typically initially investing at the seed/A round but with the capacity to invest up to €10 million in its best companies.
Ben focuses on the Saas, e-commerce, internet and games sectors and is responsible for Eden’s investments in Huddle (www.huddle.com), Reevoo (www.reevoo.com), Borro (www.borro.com) and GreenManGaming (www.greenmangaming.com), amongst others.
Prior to joining Eden, Ben spent 18 years in investment banking in the technology sector and has advised on over 100 M&A and financing transactions. He advised on his first internet transaction in 1992 and so has an interesting perspective to bring.
Ben is also an angel investor in his own right, having invested in over 15 start-ups personally and a number of other VC funds. He also sits on the board of Seedcamp, the leading European technology accelerator.