Startup Perspectives

Discussions on all things startup, with accomplished VCs, startup founders and service providers discussing the current startup landscape.


Startup Perspectives – Aline Consulting

In this instalment of Startup Perspectives, we looked at startup land from a different new perspective. We spoke with Chris Butterworth, founder of Aline consulting, a digital sustainability consultancy that helps organisations lower their digital carbon footprint. Did you know that if the internet...

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Startup Perspectives – 9others & Dot Matrix Group

In this instalment of Startup Perspectives, we speak with Matthew Stafford, co-founder of Dot Matrix Group angel syndicate and co-founder of the 9others network. Matthew is passionate about helping entrepreneurs to build a network of like-minded peers, allowing them to come together to solve...

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Startup Perspectives – Talent Digital

In this Startup Perspectives interview we’re speaking we spoke with Lloyd Stokes, Director of Talent Digital, a recruitment agency specialising in placing candidates in fast growth businesses.  Lloyd views startup land with a different frame of reference than our usual interviewees, as he works with...

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Startup Perspectives – Commonroom Ventures

In this Startup Perspectives interview, we spoke with Daniel Conti, Managing Director of Commonroom Ventures, a consultancy focussed on helping businesses to scale through improved business performance.  Name: Daniel ContiRole: Managing DirectorCompany: Commonroom Ventures In a sentence, tell us what Commonroom Ventures does. We...

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Startup Perspectives – Horseplay Ventures

For the next in the Startup Perspective interview series, we chatted with Nick Telson, founder of DesignMyNight (exited) and Angel Investor at Horseplay Ventures. As a founder-turned-Angel Nick has a foot in both camps and can offer a unique perspective on the current startup...

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Startup Perspectives – Playter Pay

For the first in a series of Startup Perspective interviews, we caught up with Jamie Beaumont, founder of Playter. Treading the line between FinTech and SaaS, Jamie and his team are on a journey to build “the Klarna of recruitment”. Name: Jamie BeaumontRole: FounderCompany:...

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