The US has had solo VC fund managers for many years but the trend is only just starting to catch on in Europe. One of the newest is Underline Ventures, started this year by Bogdan Iordache in Romania. His career trajectory towards being a Solo GP fits the profile: a former entrepreneur, a key player in the Eastern European tech scene, a founder of the How to Web conference, and a former VC in a multiple Partner team.
Above all, what Europe needs more of is these ‘funds of funds’ which are specialised in working with this new wave of European Solo GPs.
Hypernova, a $25m fund which soft-launche