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General Information

DescriptionEarly-stage venture capital fund


Fund I, 5/2012 £21M


Unit 11, Zeus House
16-30 Provost Street
London, N1 7NG, GBR


Managing Partner
Managing Partner
Managing Partner


Connect Ventures

Connect Ventures is a venture capital fund investing in early stage Internet and mobile businesses. We are based in London but invest throughout Europe.

We take a hands-on approach to investing by helping companies scale quickly and providing our expertise on product,marketing, and financing strategy. As a small and focused fund, we are able to move quickly and give our portfolio companies the time and attention they deserve.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Citymapper Limited 4/2014Series A$10M4
Infogram 2/2014Venture Round€1.86M2
RetentionGrid 2/2014Seed€520k7
Berg 10/2013Seed$1.3M3
ReadWave 7/2013Seed$465k1
Pact 3/2013Seed3
Nitrogram 11/2012Seed$1M3
Urlist 9/2012Series A2
Ondango 9/2012Seed$500k1
Secret Sales 2/2012Venture Round£6.3M3



  1. Connect Ventures Holds First Close of First Fund at €16M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  2. Connect Ventures backs Citymapper, adds ex-Doughty Hanson investor Sitar Teli as third partner (thenextweb.com) [edit]
    Former Playfish VP Raises $2.6M from Accel for Stealthy Game Company (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  3. Urban Transport App, Citymapper, Pulls In $10M, Led By Balderton, To Roll Into More Cities (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Infogr.am Secures $1.8M To Scale Its Simple Real-Time Info-Graphics Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. RetentionGrid Raises €520K in Seed Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  6. BERG Cloud Raises $1.3M in Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
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  8. Yourgrind.com Raises Seed Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  9. Teleportd Raises $1M in Seed Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  10. Urlist Raises Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  11. Facebook Commerce Startup Ondango Picks Up $500K To Turn More Likes Into Buys (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  12. TechCrunch Europe (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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