Jacob Bernstein



I'm an Associate at Highland Europe, a venture and growth-stage fund aiming to back sector-leading companies addressing large market opportunities on a pan-European basis or globally. We invest in technology companies in the internet, mobile and software space.

Prior to joining Highland, I spent 3.5 years as a Strategy Consultant with L.E.K. Consulting in its London and Chicago offices. I hold a First Class degree in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the University of Oxford.


Role: Investor - Venture Capital (VC)


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Highland Europe was launched in 2012 and closely collaborates with Highland Capital Partners, an independent global venture capital firm with a twenty-seven year investment experience and offices in Boston and Palo Alto. Our investments generally range in size from €10M to €30M. Our capital enables management teams to accelerate growth and build a lasting, valuable business. The companies we seek to invest in are addressing large market opportunities in internet, mobile and software. They will also have significant scale, typically over €10 million in current annualized revenues and growing fast. Our investments will generally have a European angle but a Global ambition.


Organisation Type: Investor - Venture Capital (VC)


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Product/Technology:  ICT


Geography: United Kingdom, Europe