**Title: Angular Ventures Founders: Gil Dibner and David Peterson | European VC Podcast**
**Description:** In this episode of the European VC Podcast, we are delighted to have Gil Dibner and David Peterson, founders of Angular Ventures, joining us. Gil is the General Partner and Founder of Angular, and since 2005, he has been actively investing in enterprise technology companies born in Europe and Israel [^source1^]. With over 30 companies in his portfolio, Gil’s expertise in venture investment is well-established. Prior to Angular, he held positions at DFJ Esprit and Index Ventures in London, where he managed their pan-European seed portfolio [^source1^].
David, a partner at Angular, brings his experience from being employee #16 at Airtable, where he spearheaded growth and partnerships, developed full-stack GTM strategies, and scaled the company to over 500 employees. Under his leadership, Airtable grew from zero to 200,000 customers with a valuation of $5.77 billion [^source1^].
During our conversation, we will explore:
1. The founding story of Angular Ventures and the complementary partnership between Gil and David [^source1^].
2. How Gil and David navigate the current market climate and their biggest bet to date in July [^source1^].
3. Gil’s advice for emerging managers raising funds, emphasizing the importance of alignment [^source1^].
If you’re interested in the world of venture capital and want to gain insights from seasoned investors, this is the episode for you! Join us as we unravel the journey of Angular Ventures and learn from their valuable experiences.
Keywords/Tags: Angular, Angular Ventures, Gil Dibner, David Peterson, venture capital, European VC, enterprise technology, European companies [^source2^]
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[^source1^]: [EUVC: Gil Dibner & David Peterson – YouTube Video Description](https://www.spreaker.com/user/euvc/euvc-gil-david-cathy-master-v2)
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Today we are happy to welcome David Peterson and Gil Dibner, from Angular Ventures.
Gil is the General Partner and Founder of Angular. He has been an active venture investor focused on enterprise technology companies born in Europe and Israel since 2005. As a venture investor and angel, he has backed over 30 companies. Prior to founding Angular, Gil was a Partner at DFJ Esprit and a Principal at Index Ventures in London, where he helped manage their pan-European seed portfolio.
David is a partner who, prior to joining Angular, was employee #16 at Airtable, where he led growth and partnerships, developing full-stack GTM strategies and scaling the company to over 500 employees, grew from zero to 200,000 customers, and reached a $5.77B valuation.
In this episode you’ll learn:
– The founding story of Angular Ventures and how Gil & David think about complementarity in their partnership
– How Gil & David think about navigating the current market climate & why they leaned into their biggest bet ever this July
– Why Gil advises that alignment is kept front and center for emerging managers raising their fund