Index Ventures

Index Venture
Index Ventures is an international venture capital firm with dual headquarters in San Francisco and London, investing in technology-enabled companies with a focus on e-commerce, fintech, mobility, gaming, infrastructure/AI, and security.wikipedia
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Neil Rimer

Index Ventures was officially founded in 1996 by Neil Rimer, David Rimer and Giuseppe Zocco, when they raised a pilot fund of $17 million, followed by a $180 million fund in 1998. The firm's nine investment partners are Sarah Cannon, Mark Goldberg, Jan Hammer, Martin Mignot, Danny Rimer, Neil Rimer, Shardul Shah, Dominique Vidal, and Mike Volpi.
Neil Rimer is founding partner at Index Ventures, a venture capital firm.

Danny Rimer

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The firm's nine investment partners are Sarah Cannon, Mark Goldberg, Jan Hammer, Martin Mignot, Danny Rimer, Neil Rimer, Shardul Shah, Dominique Vidal, and Mike Volpi.
Danny Rimer OBE (born 1970) is a partner at Index Ventures, a global venture capital firm founded in Geneva in 1992.

Dominique Vidal

The firm's nine investment partners are Sarah Cannon, Mark Goldberg, Jan Hammer, Martin Mignot, Danny Rimer, Neil Rimer, Shardul Shah, Dominique Vidal, and Mike Volpi.
Dominique Vidal is a partner at Index Ventures, a global venture capital firm with offices in London, Geneva and San Francisco.

Mike Volpi

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The firm's nine investment partners are Sarah Cannon, Mark Goldberg, Jan Hammer, Martin Mignot, Danny Rimer, Neil Rimer, Shardul Shah, Dominique Vidal, and Mike Volpi.
He co-founded Index Ventures’ San Francisco office with Danny Rimer in 2009 and was previously Chief Strategy Officer of Cisco Systems during the company’s prominent growth era, acquiring over 70 companies in less than five years.

Farfetch

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Other notable investments include Adyen, Aurora, Deliveroo, Farfetch, Funding Circle, Intercom, Patreon, Revolut, Robinhood, Roblox, Ubiquity6 and Slack.
Investors included Advent Ventures Partners, Condé Nast International, Index Ventures, Novel TMT, e.ventures and Vitruvian Partners.

Funding Circle

Other notable investments include Adyen, Aurora, Deliveroo, Farfetch, Funding Circle, Intercom, Patreon, Revolut, Robinhood, Roblox, Ubiquity6 and Slack.
It received £2.5 million in funding from Index Ventures in April 2011.

Patreon

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Other notable investments include Adyen, Aurora, Deliveroo, Farfetch, Funding Circle, Intercom, Patreon, Revolut, Robinhood, Roblox, Ubiquity6 and Slack.
In June 2014, Patreon raised a further $15 million in a series A round led by Danny Rimer of Index Ventures.

Venture capital

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Index Ventures is an international venture capital firm with dual headquarters in San Francisco and London, investing in technology-enabled companies with a focus on e-commerce, fintech, mobility, gaming, infrastructure/AI, and security.
Leading early-stage venture capital investors in Europe include Mark Tluszcz of Mangrove Capital Partners and Danny Rimer of Index Ventures, both of whom were named on Forbes Magazine's Midas List of the world's top dealmakers in technology venture capital in 2007.

Bird (company)

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It had its Series A round of funding in February 2018, raising $15 million led by Craft Ventures; this was followed by a Series B round in March for $100 million, led by Index Ventures and Valor Equity Partners, and a venture round in May for $150 million from Sequoia Capital, becoming the fastest company to ever reach the $1 billion "unicorn" valuation.

Deliveroo

Other notable investments include Adyen, Aurora, Deliveroo, Farfetch, Funding Circle, Intercom, Patreon, Revolut, Robinhood, Roblox, Ubiquity6 and Slack.
In June 2014, Deliveroo raised a £2.75 million series A investment round from Index Ventures and Hoxton Ventures, as well as an assortment of angel investors.

Codecademy

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The latest round of funding was led by Index Ventures.

Adyen

Other notable investments include Adyen, Aurora, Deliveroo, Farfetch, Funding Circle, Intercom, Patreon, Revolut, Robinhood, Roblox, Ubiquity6 and Slack.
In December 2014, the company announced a funding round of $250 million led by growth equity firm General Atlantic, joined by existing investors Temasek Holdings, Index Ventures, and Felicis Ventures.

King (company)

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During this year, the company raised $43 million by selling a large stake to Apax Partners and Index Ventures.

Criteo

Criteo has secured a Mike Temeijer total of $17 million in funding, with 3M € in a first institutional round in March 2006 coming from French private equity firm AGF and Elaia Partners, and 9M € in a second round in January 2008 led by Index Ventures.

Intercom (company)

Intercom
Other notable investments include Adyen, Aurora, Deliveroo, Farfetch, Funding Circle, Intercom, Patreon, Revolut, Robinhood, Roblox, Ubiquity6 and Slack.
Intercom also received a $50 million series C-1 funding lead by Index Ventures.

Last.fm

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In 2006 the company received the first round of venture capital funding from European investors Index Ventures, whose General Partners Neil Rimer and Danny Rimer also joined Last.fm's board of directors, consisting of Felix Miller, Martin Stiksel and Stefan Glaenzer (Chair).

Just Eat

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Index Ventures and Venrex Capital invested £10.5 million into Just Eat Holdings Ltd. The new investment capital enabled Just Eat to increase their expansion into other markets and further develop the business.

IZettle

In October 2011, iZettle raised €8.2 Million in Series A Funding, led by Index Ventures and Creandum.

Trello

In 2014, it raised $10.3 million in funding from Index Ventures and Spark Capital.

Supercell (video game company)

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Accel Partners and Index Ventures invested $12 million in the Series A of Supercell in 2011, Atomico led the Series B investment, and in October 2013 it was announced that the Japanese company GungHo Online Entertainment and its parent SoftBank had acquired 51% of the company for a reported $1.51 billion.

Zuora

Investors include Benchmark Capital, Greylock Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Index Ventures, Shasta Ventures, Vulcan Capital, and Next World Capital.

E-commerce

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Index Ventures is an international venture capital firm with dual headquarters in San Francisco and London, investing in technology-enabled companies with a focus on e-commerce, fintech, mobility, gaming, infrastructure/AI, and security.

Financial technology

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Index Ventures is an international venture capital firm with dual headquarters in San Francisco and London, investing in technology-enabled companies with a focus on e-commerce, fintech, mobility, gaming, infrastructure/AI, and security.

Artificial intelligence

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Index Ventures is an international venture capital firm with dual headquarters in San Francisco and London, investing in technology-enabled companies with a focus on e-commerce, fintech, mobility, gaming, infrastructure/AI, and security.

Bond (finance)

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Index Ventures has its origins in a Swiss bond-trading firm called Index Securities, founded by Gerald Rimer in 1976.