James Wise Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 3

James Wise General Information


Mr. James Wise serves as Board Member at Tibber. He serves as a Partner at Balderton Capital. He joined Balderton in 2013. He serves as Board Member at Detectify, Forecast, Demodesk, Levity, and TestGorilla. Since then, he has led Balderton's investments in a number of sectors and geographies, covering health tech, manufacturing, mobile productivity, developer tools, and virtual and augmented reality. He served as a Board Member at SOPHiA GENETICS. He also sits as a board member and observer for multiple portfolio companies including Sunrise ( acquired by Microsoft ), Cloud9IDE ( acquired by Amazon ), 3DHubs, Sketchfab, and Crowdcube. Prior to joining Balderton, he helped to launch and run one of the UK's first social venture funds, providing support and capital to social enterprises with a special focus on the education, healthcare, and financial sectors. Before this, he worked with entrepreneurs and businesses in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, with Atomico Ventures, the Guardian Media Group, and as a consultant with McKinsey & Company. As well as the professional experiences above, he has worked as an adviser to a number of start-ups and social enterprises, and in 2011 as a Specialist Adviser to Parliament. He has an MA in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics from Oxford University and occasionally lectures for the University on aspects of responsible capitalism and the social impact of technology.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Hafstadvegen 23
  • 6800 Forde
  • Norway
+44 020 0000 0000

James Wise Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Levity 12-Oct-2022 Seed Round 00.00 Automation/Workflow Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000000000 22-Mar-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Vivino 12-Jan-2016 Later Stage VC 000.00 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Vivino 17-Jul-2013 Early Stage VC 000.00 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 00000 0000
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James Wise Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
James Wise Angel Investor 00 0 0 Forde, Norway
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James Wise Co-Investors (8)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Balderton Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
David Petersen 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Des Traynor 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Scott Belsky 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
System.One 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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