Barry Maloney is a general partner with Balderton Capital.
Prior to joining Balderton Capital, Barry spent five years as CEO of Esat Digifone, Ireland’s second largest GSM mobile operator. Under Barry’s leadership, Esat Digifone expanded to a profitable company with 900 employees, more than one million customers and IR£400 million in revenues. Esat Digifone was acquired by British Telecom at a market value of IR£2 billion and is now part of the O2 Group.
Before Esat Digifone, Barry spent two years at Xerox Corporation in Palo Alto, California, where as Vice President of first Business Development and then Channel Operations, he was instrumental in revolutionizing Xerox’s approach to global marketing.
Before this Barry enjoyed a pan-European career at Digital Equipment as European Pricing Manager, Director of Software Business Europe and Vice President of the Component and Peripheral Business Unit Europe.
He has an Economics Degree from University College Dublin.
Board & Advisor Roles (3)Update
|May, 2013||urturn||$13.4M / Series A (Lead)||Balderton Capital|
|Jan, 2011||LevelUp||$15M / Venture (Lead)||Balderton Capital|
|Sep, 2010||Socowave||$3.8M / Series A (Lead)||Balderton Capital|
|Oct, 2009||Intune Networks||$32.5M / Venture (Lead)||Balderton Capital|
|Dec, 2007||NewBay||$9.34M / Series B||Balderton Capital|
|Aug, 2007||Intune Networks||$17.75M / Venture (Lead)||Balderton Capital|
|Jan, 2004||NewBay||€3.2M / Venture (Lead)||Balderton Capital|
|Mar 9, 2016||Tech City Insider (London) - Why London needs to EXPAND|
|Jul 6, 2015||FinSMEs - FinSMEs|
|May 22, 2014||TechCrunch - WholeWorldBand Bags €5M From Balderton And Others To Grow Its Music Collaboration Platform|
|Jan 19, 2014||TechCrunch - Blinkx Founder Chandratillake Becomes Balderton Capital Partner, As Maloney Steps Back|
|Nov 1, 2013||Silicon Ireland - Innovative Sports Science Company Creates 24 New Jobs|
|May 22, 2013||TechCrunch - Urturn Raises $13.4M Series A, Led By Balderton, For Its Social Expressions Platform That Lets Teens Create Memes & Movements|
|May 22, 2013||Tech City News - Urturn raises $13.4m, launches mobile app|
|Nov 4, 2012||Gigaom - ‘We back people who want to be rich, not famous’|