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WE STARTED MOSAIC VENTURES TO INVEST IN INSPIRING, AMBITIOUS FOUNDERS.

WE LOVE RENEGADES WHO TAKE A FRESH LOOK AT THE WORLD AND WANT TO SHAPE IT THEIR WAY. THE OUTLIERS.

 

About us

Mosaic Ventures is a new Silicon Valley-style venture capital firm based in London, focused on Series A.  We are investing a $140 million fund in founding teams that are fundamentally reshaping big markets.

Our partners have 30+ years of experience investing on both sides of the Atlantic. In that time, we have invested across 10 countries in over 70 companies that together have created about $200 billion of value. We also bring extensive operating experience at leading West Coast startups.

For more background, please read about what we invest in, our values, and the Mosaic story.

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Mosaic Companies

Companies we have invested in

Blockchain Ben Reeves, Peter Smith, Nic Cary Founded 2011, UK Invested 2014 Bitcoin wallet

Blockchain
Ben Reeves, Peter Smith, Nic Cary
Founded 2011, UK
Invested 2014
Bitcoin wallet

Blockstream Austin Hill Founded 2014, Montreal/Europe Invested 2014 & 2016 Bitcoin Infrastructure

Blockstream
Austin Hill

Founded 2014, Montreal/Europe
Invested 2014 & 2016
Bitcoin Infrastructure

Clue Ida Tin, Hans Raffauf Founded 2013, Germany Invested 2015 Fertility Tracking

Clue
Ida Tin, Hans Raffauf

Founded 2013, Germany
Invested 2015
Fertility Tracking

DataBerries Benoit Grushko, Guillaume Charhon, Franco Wyss Founded 2015, Paris Invested 2015 Mobile Adtech

DataBerries
Benoit Grushko, Guillaume Charhon, Franco Wyss

Founded 2015, Paris
Invested 2015
Mobile Adtech

 
Guevara Kim Miller, Paul Anderson, Mike Greer Founded 2013, London Invested 2014 P2P Insurance

Guevara
Kim Miller, Paul Anderson, Mike Greer

Founded 2013, London
Invested 2014

P2P Insurance

Guidebook Jeff Lewis, Kevin Wood, Peter Lada Founded 2011, US/UK Invested 2015 Mobile SaaS

Guidebook
Jeff Lewis, Kevin Wood, Peter Lada
Founded 2011, US/UK
Invested 2015
Mobile SaaS

Habito Daniel Hegarty Founded 2015, UK Invested 2016 Automated Mortgage Broker

Habito
Daniel Hegarty
Founded 2015, UK
Invested 2016
Automated Mortgage Broker

MultiChain Gideon Greenspan, Michael Rozsantsev, Simon Liu Founded 2014, UK Invested 2014 Private Blockchain Platform

MultiChain
Gideon Greenspan, Michael Rozsantsev, Simon Liu
Founded 2014, UK
Invested 2014
Private Blockchain Platform

 
Nexar Eran Shir, Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz Founded 2014, Tel Aviv Invested 2016 AI Dashcam for cars

Nexar
Eran Shir, Bruno Fernandez-Ruiz

Founded 2014, Tel Aviv
Invested 2016

AI Dashcam for cars

Number Four Marco Boerries Founded 2009, Germany Invested 2014 Small business platform

Number Four
Marco Boerries

Founded 2009, Germany
Invested 2014

Small business platform

tray.io Rich Waldron, Alastair Russell, Dom Lewis Founded 2012, UK Invested 2016 SaaS Integration Platform

tray.io
Rich Waldron, Alastair Russell, Dom Lewis
Founded 2012, UK
Invested 2016
SaaS Integration Platform

 

 

Prior Companies

Companies we invested in before Mosaic

3DRobotics Chris Anderson, Jordi Munoz Founded 2009, US Invested 2013 Drones

3DRobotics
Chris Anderson, Jordi Munoz
Founded 2009, US
Invested 2013

Drones

Alibaba Jack Ma, Peng Lei Founded 1999, China Invested 2005 E-commerce marketplace

Alibaba
Jack Ma, Peng Lei

Founded 1999, China
Invested 2005

E-commerce marketplace

Appcard Yair Goldfinger, Amichay Oren Founded 2012, Israel/US Invested 2013 Loyalty platform

Appcard
Yair Goldfinger, Amichay Oren

Founded 2012, Israel/US
Invested 2013

Loyalty platform

Criteo JB Rudelle, Romain Nicoli, Frank le Ouay Founded 2005, France Invested 2009 AdTech

Criteo
JB Rudelle, Romain Nicoli, Frank le Ouay

Founded 2005, France
Invested 2009

AdTech

eDreams Javier Perez Tenessa, James Hare Founded 1999, Spain Invested 2000 Travel booking

eDreams
Javier Perez Tenessa, James Hare

Founded 1999, Spain
Invested 2000

Travel booking

Etsy Rob Kalin Founded 2005, US Invested 2007 Handmade goods marketplace

Etsy
Rob Kalin

Founded 2005, US
Invested 2007

Handmade goods marketplace

Fizzback Rob Keve Founded 2005, UK Invested 2006 Customer feedback management

Fizzback
Rob Keve

Founded 2005, UK
Invested 2006

Customer feedback management

Fotolia Oleg Tscheltzoff Founded 2005, France Invested 2012 Microstock photo marketplace

Fotolia
Oleg Tscheltzoff

Founded 2005, France
Invested 2012

Microstock photo marketplace

The Foundry BIll Collis, Simon Robinson, Bruno Nicoletti Founded 1996, UK Invested 2009 Creative software

The Foundry
BIll Collis, Simon Robinson, Bruno Nicoletti

Founded 1996, UK
Invested 2009

Creative software

Hailo Jay Bregman, Ron Zeghibe, Caspar Woolley Founded 2010, UK Invested 2012 Taxi marketplace

Hailo
Jay Bregman, Ron Zeghibe, Caspar Woolley

Founded 2010, UK
Invested 2012

Taxi marketplace

Illumio Andrew Rubin, PJ Kirner Founded 2013, US Invested 2013 Cloud security

Illumio
Andrew Rubin, PJ Kirner

Founded 2013, US
Invested 2013
Cloud security

Indiegogo Slava Rubin, Danae Ringelmann, Eric Schell Founded 2007, US Invested 2014 Crowdfunding platform

Indiegogo
Slava Rubin, Danae Ringelmann, Eric Schell

Founded 2007, US
Invested 2014

Crowdfunding platform

King Riccardo Zacconi, Toby Rowland, Seb Knuttson Founded 2003, Sweden/UK Invested 2005 Casual games

King
Riccardo Zacconi, Toby Rowland, Seb Knuttson

Founded 2003, Sweden/UK
Invested 2005
Casual games

Knewton Jose Ferreira Founded 2008, US Invested 2008 Education platform

Knewton
Jose Ferreira

Founded 2008, US
Invested 2008

Education platform

Moog Phil Tee, Mike Silvey Founded 2011, UK Invested 2012 IT situation management

Moog
Phil Tee, Mike Silvey

Founded 2011, UK
Invested 2012
IT situation management

MyHeritage Gilad Japhet Founded 2003, Israel Invested 2006 Family trees and genealogy

MyHeritage
Gilad Japhet

Founded 2003, Israel
Invested 2006

Family trees and genealogy

Pinterest Ben Silbermann, Evan Sharp, Paul Sciarra Founded 2009, US Invested 2012 Social discovery tool

Pinterest
Ben Silbermann, Evan Sharp, Paul Sciarra

Founded 2009, US
Invested 2012

Social discovery tool

QXL Tim Jackson, Robert Dighero, Stan Laurent  Founded 1997, UK Invested 1999 Auction marketplace

QXL
Tim Jackson, Robert Dighero, Stan Laurent 

Founded 1997, UK
Invested 1999

Auction marketplace

ResearchGate Ijad Madisch Founded 2008, Germany Invested 2010 Social networking for scientists

ResearchGate
Ijad Madisch

Founded 2008, Germany
Invested 2010

Social networking for scientists

SeekingAlpha David Jackson Founded 2004, Israel/US Invested 2007 Financial news opinion and analysis

SeekingAlpha
David Jackson

Founded 2004, Israel/US
Invested 2007

Financial news opinion and analysis

Shapeways Peter Weijmarshausen, Robert Schouwenburg, Marleen Vogelaar Founded 2007, Netherlands Invested 2010 3-D printing marketplace & community

Shapeways
Peter Weijmarshausen, Robert Schouwenburg, Marleen Vogelaar

Founded 2007, Netherlands
Invested 2010

3-D printing marketplace & community

Spinner Dave Samuel Founded 1996, US Invested 1998 Music service

Spinner
Dave Samuel

Founded 1996, US
Invested 1998

Music service

Squarespace Anthony Casalena Founded 2003, US Invested 2010 Website design and hosting service

Squarespace
Anthony Casalena

Founded 2003, US
Invested 2010

Website design and hosting service

SuSE Roland Dyroff, Burchard Steinbild, Hubert Mantel and Thomas Fehr Founded 1992, Germany Invested 1999 Linux distribution

SuSE
Roland Dyroff, Burchard Steinbild, Hubert Mantel and Thomas Fehr

Founded 1992, Germany
Invested 1999

Linux distribution

TransferWise Taavet Hinrikus, Kristo Käärmann Founded 2010, UK Invested 2013 International money payments

TransferWise
Taavet Hinrikus, Kristo Käärmann

Founded 2010, UK
Invested 2013

International money payments

Ubiquisys Will Franks, Pete Keevil, Len Schuch Founded 2005, UK Invested 2005 Small cells

Ubiquisys
Will Franks, Pete Keevil, Len Schuch

Founded 2005, UK
Invested 2005
Small cells

Worldstores Joe Murray, Richard Tucker Founded 2007, UK Invested 2011 Home goods ecommerce

Worldstores
Joe Murray, Richard Tucker

Founded 2007, UK
Invested 2011

Home goods ecommerce