Carlos Eduardo Espinal
Managing Partner, Seedcamp
Carlos is Managing Partner at Seedcamp, Europe's seed fund, investing early in world-class founders attacking large, global markets and solving real problems using technology. Now on its fourth fund, Seedcamp has invested in over 250 companies since launch in 2007 and includes fintech unicorn Transferwise as well as fast-growing businesses such as Revolut, UiPath, wefox and Property Partner within its portfolio. Carlos hails originally from Latin America and joined Seedcamp in '09 following stints as an Associate at Doughty Hanson Technology Ventures and as an engineer for the Advanced Communications Technologies group of The New York Stock Exchange (SIAC). Carlos is passionate about working closely with founders from their earliest stage, supporting them across everything from finding product-market-fit to setting fundraising milestones - he published a successful book on that very topic, The Fundraising Fieldguide, in 2015. Carlos is frequently listed as one of the most influential voices in tech and VC. You can find Carlos podcasting at 'This Much I Know' where he interviews leading tech voices, innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and operators as they share their stories with Seedcamp's global audience.