London-based VC firm DFJ Esprit has promoted Scott Sage to partner. He originally joined the firm as an associate in 2010. Mr. Sage's investment focus is across Europe, specifically on early stage businesses in the Nordics and the U.K. He has served as a Board participant on several DFJ portfolio companies, including SportPursuit, Lyst, Conversocial and Datahug. Mr. Sage has also worked in investment banking, research, marketing and business development with companies like UBS, BVCA and Smarkets.