Primary Role
Managing Partner @ Prehype
1 Investment in 1 Company

Person Details


Henrik Werdelin is the co-founder of Bark & Co. (Barkbox/BarkCare/Barkpost) and Managing Partner of Prehype, a venture development firm headquartered in New York with offices in London, Copenhagen and Rio.

Henrik has been part of the startup scene since 2005 as both an investor, founder and advisor.

His experience ranges from being the Entrepreneur in Residence at venture capital firm Index Ventures over advising start-ups like Path, Percolate and HotPotato (now Facebook) to being on the founding teams of BarkBox (, Basno and Joost.

He is also an angel investor in firms like, ManagedByQ,, and Before being an entrepreneur/investor, Werdelin was Vice President of Product Development and Strategy for MTV Networks International where he spearheaded the development of many of MTV's award winning innovative digital products.

He is Danish but lives in the US, where he was named amongst the Top 100 most Creative by the industry magazine Fast Company.

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