1. Balderton Capital
Founded in 2000 by Benchmark Capital in Silicon Valley, Balderton became fully independent in 2007 as a UK firm investing in early-stage and internet startup companies primarily in Europe.
Balderton invests between £775,000 to £15 million per investment and manages approximately £1.8 billion with most of the capital coming from university endowments, charitable foundations and pension funds.
Notable investments include Kobalt, Bebo, Citymapper, Wonga and Magic Pony.