James started a tech business with friends at University aged 20, went onto 2 accelerator programs (Ignite and Seedcamp), raised $1m in Angel/VC money and grew his team and product to relative scale. At peak, the suite of mobile/web products were used by 130 websites, generating over 50m monthly pageviews and $10k in monthly recurring online advertising revenue. They had a team of ~8 in Newcastle and London. James now works with Potential VC where he is a part of the team which manages Europe's largest and most active AngelList syndicate. He also blogs regularly on Linkedin and Medium with his thoughts on startups and venture capital, with a lot of his writing based around lessons he learned as a Founder.
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