Thoughts and insights from our investment team & strategic partners

VC Funding: the story or the spreadsheet

April 27, 2016 |

Post produced in partnership with Paul Cash, CEO at Rooster Punk

News of venture capital funding has been splashed across newspapers in recent months. After a record 2015, we’re seeing a slowdown in VC funding for UK and US companies. … Read More

NC06 — Russell McAthy, CEO at CUBED Attribution

April 27, 2016 |

Russell has been working in digital for over a decade with data analytics at the heart of his career. Working with businesses from startup to FTSE100 he has guided teams to improve their marketing performance through data led insight.

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NC05 — Patrick Campbell, Co-founder and CEO at Price Intelligently

April 20, 2016 |

In this episode, Patrick Campbell, Co-founder and CEO at Price Intelligently, on how pricing and understanding the customer are two faces of the same coin.

Patrick is the Co-founder and CEO of Price Intelligently, the team and … Read More

NC04 — Keith Wallington, Entrepreneur in Residence at Seedcamp

April 13, 2016 |

In this episode, Keith Wallington, Entrepreneur in Residence at Seedcamp and startup strategy advisor, on aptly sequencing the scale and growth of SaaS businesses.

Keith has led strategy and execution in digital and technology businesses since the … Read More

VCs, IPOs and Phantom Traffic Jams

April 7, 2016 |

Author: Jon Bradford, Co-Founder of F6S and

Doesn’t time fly?

For many in the startup community, the first three months of the year have whizzed past. However, for the IPO market it has been a bit … Read More

NC03 — David Goldberg, founder and CEO of Founders Pledge

April 6, 2016 |

In this episode, David Goldberg, founder and CEO of Founders Pledge, on helping entrepreneurs successfully embed social impact in their businesses.

Having run the gauntlet of finance, start-up, and academia, David started Founders Pledge to make it absurdly easy … Read More

NC02 — Hampus Jakobsson, Co-founder and CEO at Brisk

March 30, 2016 |

In this episode, Hampus Jakobsson, co-founder and CEO at, shares his insights on the saas sales process and some of the key challenges that early stage startups face.

Prior to Brisk Hampus founded The Astonishing Tribe (TAT) a … Read More

NC01 — Chris Tottman, Co-founder at Notion Capital

March 23, 2016 |

In this episode, Chris Tottman, Partner at Notion Capital, on taking everything he learnt as a entrepreneur to invest in founders in Europe.

Before co-founding Notion, Chris was at MessageLabs Group from 1999 as one of its first employees … Read More

Tech IPO market flat-lined in Q116

April 5, 2016 |

An interesting discussion with Jon Bradford about the absence of tech IPOs in US in the first quarter of 2016 has got us thinking. This is surely the first empty quarter in a decade.

The quarter [Q1 2016] will not … Read More

Could you growth hack your SaaS startup?

March 31, 2016 |

Post produced in partnership with True Up.

Author: Chris Brosnahan, Content Strategist at True Up.

Some people think growth hacking is a mysterious way of finding a magic marketing bullet. One that will create new, innovative ways … Read More

Notion Experts are the lifeblood of our SaaS ecosystem

March 23, 2016 |

There is one simple truth at the heart of Notion Capital’s investment ethos; we are B2B SaaS entrepreneurs in our own right and we invest solely in B2B SaaS entrepreneurs.

I don’t think it’s an understatement to say “we love … Read More

Disrupting and democratising the recurring payments market

March 23, 2016 |

At Notion we are great believers in disrupting and democratising massive markets that have long been neglected by ongoing technological innovation. Over the years we have invested in companies taking markets by storm such as procure-to-pay (Tradeshift), cross border payments … Read More