London, UK-based Backed VC has launched a €30m European seed fund.
Founded by Andre de Haes and Alex Brunicki, the new fund aims to invest in European startups operating is such sectors as gaming, music, fashion, and fintech.
Backed leverages a transparent and collaborative approach by sharing profits with people referring a company it invests in and working openly with other investors to create strong syndicates for backed companies.
In addition, the team is building a community platform featuring tools to allow backed entrepreneurs to find and recruit professionals across Europe and share knowledge as well as a content platform to scale audience.
The firm’s portfolio currently includes Boiler Room (UK), The Family (France), Jukedeck (UK), Unmade (UK), Lystable (UK), Tech Will Save Us (UK), Armada Interactive (Finland), and others which are still undisclosed.