About Whyre

Whyre is a global venture advisory network, that provides strategic, commercial, partnerships and investment support to founders and entrepreneurs at high-growth startups, scale-ups and new emerging cultural brands.

Disrupting the Creative Technology Economy

We’re building, disrupting and investing in the future of creative technologies, with a focus on industry verticals and themes such as: entertainment & media, music & gaming, the metaverse, virtual worlds, mixed & extended reality, arts, culture & film, live streaming, digital fashion, wearables and web 3.0.

Fostering strong networks for founders and investors

We work in close partnership with the venture finance community to identify and define new investment-ready opportunities and industry innovations in creative technology – at MVP, pre-revenue, early revenue, scale-up and seed-to-series A stages. We can support fund managers to build strong co-investment deal flows and map out emerging funds and new strategic investment partners.

Eddie Walker - Founder & Managing Director

Eddie is the founder of Whyre and has over 15 years’ experience of public and private sector business development, fundraising, commercial and sales operations, market analysis and investment strategy – working at the intersection of culture, music, gaming, entertainment, media, future technologies, and design. 

“We firmly believe in focusing on impact and in partnering with those that share our values for a sustainable and equitable culture, society and economy – whilst disrupting traditional verticals and every-day problems with new creative technologies”