Matthew Le Merle
Matthew Le Merle is Managing Partner of Blockchain Coinvestors.
Launched in 2014, Blockchain Coinvestors’ goal is to provide broad coverage of the emerging unicorns and fastest growth blockchain companies and crypto projects. The strategy is now in its 9th year and has to date invested in more than 40 pure play blockchain venture funds in the Americas, Asia and Europe; and in a combined portfolio of 400+ blockchain and crypto projects including approximately 50% of all blockchain unicorns. Our funds rank in the top decile amongst all funds in their respective categories on both Pitchbook and Preqin. Headquartered in San Francisco with a presence in Grand Cayman, London, New York, Zug and Zurich, the alternative investment management firm, was co-founded by Alison Davis and Matthew Le Merle who, with Lou Kerner, also comprise the Managing Directors of Blockchain Coinvestors Acquisition Corporation 1.
Matthew speaking at BLOCKCHAIN & BOOZE
Venture Investing & Generating Value Beyond The Check
On this week’s Blockchain & Booze, quarantine’s favorite crypto meetup and show welcome Volt Capital’s Soona Amhaz, Blockchain CoInvestor’s Matthew LeMerle, and Draper Goren Holm’s Alon Goren as host, Adam Levy leads a discussion on venture investing! Whether it be from the early or later stage side, VCs must stay competitive and have unique resources to provide value to potential investments and portfolio companies beyond the initial check.
Many tend to assume that startups chase VCs, while true, oftentimes it’s the other way around. Why you may ask? Well, top startups strategically pick their investors, yet, how does a firm stay competitive and attract the most brilliant entrepreneurs in a world when every VC has money? Join Blockchain & Booze host Adam Levy as the four answers this question and more!