UK VC firm Love Ventures taps Maddox and Packham

The appointments were made in conjunction with Love Ventures launching its third fund.

  • Maddox is a former partner and chief operating officer at Next Wave Partners
  • Packham is the founder and CEO of ContentCal, which was sold to Adobe in December 2021
  • Love Ventures was founded in 2020

Love Ventures, a London-based early-stage venture firm, has named Carolyn Maddox as a senior advisor and Alex Packham as a venture partner.

The appointments were made in conjunction with Love Ventures launching its third fund. The fund will invest in fintech, proptech and consumer tech.

Maddox is a former partner and chief operating officer at Next Wave Partners. Since 2020, she has been advising FSD Africa Investments on various projects including climate-related investments in Africa.

Packham is the founder and CEO of ContentCal, which was established in 2016 and sold to Adobe in December 2021.

“At Love Ventures, we pride ourselves on our founder focused approach, which involves having a community of knowledge and expertise that our entrepreneurs can draw from,” Love Ventures co-founders Adrian and Marcus Love said in a statement. “We’re delighted that Carolyn and Alex are joining our growing team as it will allow us to enhance our pool of expertise and provide more solutions to the challenges that portfolio companies face as they scale.”.

Love Ventures was founded in 2020.