"Coder - Entrepeneur - Grower - Venture Capitalist"
I now also work for Lean Investments as an Associate, helping them to realize potential investments.
Lean Investment's philosophy is to always offer something helpful in return for a company's time, even if an investment is not made.
My work typically consists of filtering deals, due diligence, talking and hopefully encouraging exciting entrepreneurs and businesses on their route to success, while helping to analyse and extrapolate all industry sectors and sub-sectors that come through to Lean's deal flow. Alpha Raises, Creates, Markets and Innovates. It is an Association and Digital Development Agency that attempts to de-mystify the process of fund raising and creating startups and digital products, without the headache.
Seeing the opportunity presented by so many disruptive companies coming up around us in London, we decided to diversify our own knowledge onto others "Send the elevator back down" right? I'm obsessed with massive growth and sustainable/lean development. GamerDating was created to be the worlds first dating service for Gamers. Started in 2011, GD appeared as an answer to many of James' friends problems who were having difficulty maintaining a relationship, while maintaining their love for Video games.
GD has been designed and created carefully with alot of attention paid to the desires of hardcore video game players. The company works with some of the largest Gaming networks, Publishers, Developers and Portals to make sure its mission is truly For Gamers, By Gamers.