Balderton Capital
Agritech Indoor IoT Modular

Business Overview

Balderton is Europe’s leading early-stage venture capital investor, focused exclusively on European founded technology companies.

We invest in companies with the potential to disrupt huge industries, and the ambition to scale globally. We have a track-record of backing breakthrough companies ranging from MySQL to Betfair, and The Hut Group to Yoox Net-a-Porter.

We bring our deep experience and unrivalled professional and personal network to bear to support our companies from start to exit. Companies in the Balderton portfolio take advantage of Balderton’s network of globally-connected executives, who have real-world experience of founding and building technology companies from startup to IPO; Balderton’s CEO Collective; and the firm’s platform of legal, talent and marketing services.

Balderton has raised eight funds over 20 years, totalling $3bn.
Balderton Venture VII closed in 2019, and is dedicated to investing in European-founded technology companies at Series A.

Balderton Liquidity I closed in 2018, and is Europe’s first venture fund dedicated to providing liquidity to early-stage shareholders in high-growth European-founded technology companies.

Founders and entrepreneurs seeking investment should reach out directly to a member of the Balderton investment team.

Founded
2000
Investor type
Venture Capital
Business model preference
B2B
Series preference
Series A, Series B
Capital raised
$3,000,000,000
Cheque size
Min: $0.1M
Max: $15M
Total funds raised
8
Offering preference
Hardware, Software
AI type preference
Computer Vision, Machine Learning
Sectors
Agritech Indoor IoT Modular

Team

Balderton Capital
Bernard Liautaud
Managing Partner
Balderton Capital
Lars Fjeldsoe-Nielsen
Partner

Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

InFarm – Indoor Urban Farming
Active
Hardware, Software
B2B
$304.5 M

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Funding Round

Amount Raised

Investors

June 2019
Series B
$100 M
View All Investors (5 Total)
February 2018
Series A
$25 M
View All Investors (6 Total)

Funds Raised

Date Announced

Fund Number

Amount Raised

November 2019
7
$400M
October 2018
-
$145M
November 2017
-
$375M

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