James Wise Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 3
  • Portfolio
  • 2

James Wise General Information


Mr. James Wise serves as Partner at Balderton Capital. He joined Balderton in 2013. Since then, he has led Balderton's investments in a number of sectors and geographies, covering healthtech, manufacturing, mobile productivity, developer tools and virtual and augmented reality. He sits as a board member and observer for multiple portfolio companies including Sophia Genetics, Sunrise ( acquired by Microsoft ), Cloud9IDE ( acquired by Amazon ), 3DHubs, Sketchfab and Crowdcube. Prior to joining Balderton, James 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 James 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, James has worked as an adviser to a number of start-ups and social enterprises, and in 2011 as a Specialist Adviser to Parliament. James has an MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University and occasionally lectures for the University on aspects of responsible capitalism and social impact of technology.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • The Stables
  • 28 Britannia Street
  • London WC1X 9JF
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

James Wise Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CharlieHR 22-Mar-2016 Seed Round 00.000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000000 12-Jan-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000000 17-Jul-2013 00000 00000 000.00 Information Services (B2C) 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 London, United Kingdom
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