We make it simple to buy into the businesses you believe in and share in their success.
We enable all types of investors to invest in businesses they believe in and share in their success. We enable all types of growth-focused businesses to raise capital and a community in the process.
Our unique offer protects and empowers investors while helping businesses grow.
We are equity crowdfunding done properly.
“Seedrs is trying to solve the illiquidity problem by setting up a secondary market, where buyers and sellers can exchange shares.”
“The crowdfunding industry was able to enjoy something of a champagne moment yesterday when Seedrs secured £4M in funding from Neil Woodford.”
“Revolut today launched a £4M equity crowdfunding campaign to 40,000 pre-registered investors via the online investing platform Seedrs. Andy Murray was among those who committed to invest.”
Seedrs is driven by a team of talented, experienced professionals.
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Chief Commercial Officer
John has experience in Management Consulting (Telecoms), Financial Services and 12 years within Sales. His career to date includes being part of impressive growth stories that resulted in acquisitions (Wildfire – Google), post acquisition integration (Adtruth – Experian) and an IPO in 2018 (Eventbrite). A large focus of his work has included double/triple digit revenue growth YoY, restructuring and building sales teams as well as coaching & guiding career development. Outside of work John has 3 children and 2 dogs so its family time and sport on the weekends.
Executive Chairman and Co-Founder
Jeff co-founded Seedrs with Carlos in 2009. He began his career as a corporate lawyer with Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in New York and London, and he serves as a Non-Executive Director of Companies House. He has been named one of the top 10 coolest people in UK tech by Business Insider and one of the most influential men in Britain by GQ.
Chief Executive Officer
Jeff is an experienced executive with a track record in building, leading and scaling successful technology businesses. Before joining Seedrs, Jeff was CEO for Picsolve, a Fidelity-backed $75 million image capture business in the entertainment space where he delivered the company’s transformation from analogue to digital. Previously, he was CEO of Multimap, Europe’s first and ultimate leader in online mapping service which he led for five years through the first dotcom crash to a successful sale to Microsoft. In his free time, he enjoys tennis, skiing, cinema, and trying to play COD with his kids.
Chief Operating Officer
Karen is a qualified lawyer who began her career in Simmons & Simmons LLP’s financial litigation group. She heads our legal, compliance and financial teams, is a Director of the UK Crowdfunding Association, and was named one of the top women in fintech by Innovate Finance.
Chief Marketing Officer
With 14 years experience in digital strategy Ben is an accomplished marketer and entrepreneur, bringing a broad skill set to the team driving overall marketing strategy. He has worked in Europe, America and Australia with both startups and global brands such as MTV and Canon.
Chief Technology Officer
Ricardo is an experienced and pragmatic technology leader with a vast experience in the tech startup space. Before joining Seedrs, he spent the last few years building one of the biggest book discovery platforms, Bookstr, and also helped to launch the largest hotel online booking platform in Africa, Jumia Travel (formely Jovago, a Rocket Internet company). Ricardo worked in markets spanning the 5 continents and over 40 countries. In his free time, he loves to travel and play tennis.
Chief Product Officer
Joel helps companies achieve new growth by focusing their products on opportunities in the market and better addressing the needs of its users. He has experience bringing products to market from concept to launch – end to end – including gathering the evidence to provide the initial direction through to running multidisciplinary teams to deliver.
Chief Investment Officer
Kirsty is a qualified lawyer who joined Seedrs from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. As a corporate lawyer Kirsty focused on mergers and acquisitions, with experience in London, Singapore and Australia. As Chief Investment Officer, Kirsty manages the investment process from campaign review, through to deal execution and post-investment management.
Mark’s career began in investment banking at Morgan Stanley and Merrill Lynch, gaining extensive experience raising equity capital and leading mergers and acquisitions for public companies. During this time, he raised over £25 billion of equity capital from public market investors, including 12 IPOs. Mark then went to join Betfair, one of the UK’s largest online betting companies, at the time of its IPO and then subsequently moved to Trainline to take on the role of COO to lead marketing, product development and international growth.
Ian is a Board Member and Chair of the Operating Committee at M-Kopa Ltd, the largest provider of off-grid solar services in Africa. He is a Board Member of the British Tourist Authority; Trustee Board Member of English Heritage (where he also Chairs the Audit & Risk Committee) and a Governor of The Leys and St Faith’s Schools Foundation. He was most recently CEO of First Utility (the UK’s largest independent energy retailer) from 2011 to 2017 and was previously CEO of lastminute.com, Europe’s largest independent online travel agent. Ian began his career in the IT industry before moving into telecommunications and spending six years at Nokia, working across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Saul is a qualified lawyer who joined us from a top international law firm headquartered in London. As Senior Investment Associate Saul works with entrepreneurs throughout the fundraising process, from campaign review, through to deal execution and post-completion.
Tim went to the University of Manchester to study Russian and joined Bain & Company in Moscow, Boston, Sydney and London. Tim left Bain in early 1998 and created a new retail concept when he opened his first Juice bar (Fresh n Smooth) in 1999 in Canary Wharf. The business has since evolved into a 31 store business across London called Crussh. In 1999, Tim joined 3 former colleagues from Bain & Company and launched Flutter.com. Flutter merged with Betfair.com in 2001. In 2009 Tim founded Augmentum Capital with the backing of RIT Capital and Lord Rothschild, and focuses on early stage Fintech businesses in Europe. Tim was made a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2012.
Steven is an experienced insurance and financial services entrepreneur. He has been involved in founding a number of businesses both in London and South Africa. He is currently the COO of Lanner Capital and Chairman of Magian Mutual Insurance Company.
Co-Founder, Non-Executive Director
Carlos is an IT development and security expert. He is also an active mentor in the thriving Lisbon startup scene, co-founder of Beta-I and was named by Exame as one of the top 40 entrepreneurs under 40 in Portugal.
Seedrs is proud to have signed HM Treasury’s Women in Finance Charter. We’re committed to work alongside other signatory firms to build a more balanced and fairer financial services industry for all.
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