Investments in Apps with Shaun Johnson, entrepreneur and investor from HandMade Ventures
This week we have invited Shaun Johnson, entrepreneur and investor at Handmade Ventures, to discuss investing and the criteria for choosing a specific project or startup to invest in. Throughout this interview we also touched upon what kind of apps the current mobile app ecosystem is severely lacking.
Shaun is responsible for partnershipship and deal sourcing at HandMade Ventures. Handmade is a mobile-only incubator and seed fund that creates new startups in a co-founding partnership with great entrepreneurs. Handmade helps teams by adding expertise, relationships, and capital from inception through Series A funding and ultimately a liquidity event. Handmade specializes in companies with mobile platforms, systems, and services among the following areas: marketplaces, advertising, monetization, sensors, productivity, entertainment, and cloud.