Meetup #16

Venture Capital In Machine Learning Startups

John is the CEO of Capital Enterprise. We talked about what trends he has been seeing within MLOps, ML companies and also how he evaluates a deal.  John is on a mission to make it possible for someone moderately intelligent, with a good idea, ambition and passion to make it as an entrepreneur. 

In this episode

John  Spindler

John Spindler

CEO, Capital Enterprise

John Spindler has over 15 years experience as an entrepreneur and business advisor/consultant and as well as being responsible for the day to day management of Capital Enterprise he is also a general partner at AI Seed, an early-stage fund that invests in highly talented AI-first companies.


Demetrios Brinkmann

Demetrios Brinkmann


Demetrios is one of the main organizers of the MLOps community and currently resides in a small town outside Frankfurt, Germany. He is an avid traveller who taught English as a second language to see the world and learn about new cultures. Demetrios fell into the Machine Learning Operations world, and since, has interviewed the leading names around MLOps, Data Science, and ML. Since diving into the nitty-gritty of Machine Learning Operations he felt a strong calling to explore the ethical issues surrounding ML. When he is not conducting interviews you can find him making stone stacking with his daughter in the woods or playing the ukulele by the campfire.