Waterhouse will be based in London and will help lead the firm’s early stage investments in the software and internet sectors.
At Wellington Partners, he led investments in Hailo, YPlan, SumAll, EyeEm and Qype.
Balderton general partner Bernard Liautaud said, “We are delighted to welcome Daniel to Balderton Capital. His many years’ experience investing in some of Europe’s most successful technology businesses will be a great asset to our existing portfolio.
“He is a great match with our firm thanks to his expertise in early-stage investing and in nurturing the next generation of European entrepreneurs.”
Earlier this year Balderton led a $10.3m Series A round for Denmark-based wine app Vivino.
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