Meyer Malka is the Founder and serves as Managing Director at Ribbit Capital. He also serves as the Board Member at Brex. He served as Advisor & Board Member at BTCJam. He serves as Member of Board of Directors at LendingHome. He is also a Board Member and Co-Founder of Lemon. After two decades of experience as an investor and serial entrepreneur, he started Heptagon Group, a broker/dealer at the age of 19. He intends to use Ribbit as an agent for change in the ossified and slow-to-change financial services category. The combination of his deep understanding of the financial services sector, the technologies that drive it, and the access to capital that Ribbit offers, are providing global entrepreneurs with the access and know-how required to create the transformative businesses of the future. He is currently the co-founder and the chairman of Lemon, an innovative wallet-in-the-cloud service that enables users to track and manage their expenses. Through that, they can become smarter and more successful consumers of financial services. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Wonga, a company that is showing banks how lending is done, by offering short-term financing with dazzling speed, convenience and flexibility. He also serves as a director of Peixe Urbano, the first and largest Latin American local commerce website. He is a Board Member at Compara Online and Credit Karma. He also served as Board Member at Youdazzle.
Kees Koolen serves as Partner at EQT. He joined EQT Partners in February 2015 as a Partner and Co-Head of EQT Ventures, Amsterdam. Prior to joining EQT Partners, from 1997 until 2014 Koolen was an angel investor, COO, CEO and COB at Booking.com. Koolen was instrumental in transforming Booking.com from a small Dutch start-up to the biggest hotel booking site in the world.
Seattle (WA) - Portland (OR) - Los Angeles (CA) - Salt Lake City (UT) - Provo (UT) - Boulder (CO) - Denver (CO) - Phoenix (AZ) - Mesa (AZ) - Lehi, Utah, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Logistics (& Distribution) • Life Science • Oncology
Founder and General Partner at Album VC
General Partner at Album VC
Prior to Album, early at Qualtrics and pre-IPO Instructure where I worked in sales, marketing, and new product launches. Preceding those two companies, spent several years in Silicon Valley working on M&A valuations for top software companies such as Oracle, HP, Yahoo, Cisco, and Amazon.
Conviction underpins our approach to venture capital. We've learned that a little good fortune can go a long way, and that a smaller number of deep, meaningful connections is more powerful than a broad but shallow network--success requires a blend of talent and timing.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Kfar Saba Hamerkaz Is..., Israel
$2050000 (Convertible Note)
$1000000 (Seed Round)
$800000 (Seed Round)
$83000000 (Series B)
$23000000 (Series A)
$200000000 (Series C)
$30000000 (Series B)
$14000000 (Series A)
$17500000 (Series A)
$60000000 (Series C)
$25000000 (Series B)
$25000000 (Series B)
$9000000 (Series A)
$3500000 (Seed Round)
• Triple Jump Medical:
$20000000 (Venture Round)
• Sensible Medical Innovations:
$20000000 (Venture Round)
$20500000 (Later stage VC)
• Common Ground (Business/Productivity Software):
$19000000 (Later stage VC)
Kfar Saba Hamerkaz Israel - Grove Ventures is a venture capital firm headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel, Israel
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Real Estate (& Construction) • Oil & Gas • Woman Focused
Dov Moran is the Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Grove Ventures. Moran is a Co-Founder at GlucoMe and serves as its Board Member. A well-known technology entrepreneur, inventor and businessman, Dov Moran was the Founder and chairman of M-Systems and invented the Disk-On-Key (USB Flash Drive), the Disk-On-Chip and other similar devices. In 2006, M-Systems was sold to SanDisk for $1.6 billion. Following the sale of M-Systems Moran founded modu, whose modular phone concept patents and technology were sold to Google. Dov was also the chairman of Tower Semiconductor, a top-tier semiconductor developer and manufacturer, and successfully steered the struggling company towards profitability. In the course of his entrepreneurial work, Dov has filed more than 40 patents and helped to establish over ten companies. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology and Doctor of honor from Technion, Israel and Moscow University of Radio and Technology. He received many awards including Edward Rheine Award (considered as Nobel prize of technology).
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Paris France , Nova L..., France
$16900000 (Later stage VC)
$1130000 (Seed Round)
Paris France - Nova Lima Brazil, France
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • BioTech • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • IoT (& Wearables) • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • Blockchain (& Cryptos) • Material Science • Life Science • Mobile
Piioneer in the IT venture capital industry in France.
Co-founder of ABN Amro Capital France; successfully led over 30 IT investments, a majority of which were subsequently listed. Strong entrepreneurial experience, having acquired a small French industrial company in 1992, restored it to profitability and sold it at a profit 18 months later.
Board member of Boostermedia, Equitime, Horizontal Software, Keyyo (Alternext: ALKEY), LeadMedia Group (Alternext: ALLMG), Momac, NetBooster (Alternext: ALNBT), NetMediaEurope, Populis, Utel, all Truffle Capital portfolio companies. Initiator and publisher of the Truffle 100 France and Truffle 100 Europe, the leading ranking of the top 100 French and European software vendors respectively.
MBA from ESSEC Business School (Paris), Executive Certificate from MIT.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Minneapolis, Minnesot..., U.S.A.
$6000000 (Series B)
$3500000 (Series A)
Minneapolis, Minnesota - Boston / New England - Houston (TX) - Salt Lake City (UT) - Santa Barbara (CA) - Los Angeles (CA) - Minneapolis (MN) - Chicago (IL) - Detroit (MI) - Atlanta (GA) - New York (NY) - Philadelphia (PA) - Phoenix (AZ), U.S.A.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Warsaw, Poland, U.S.A.
$7700000 (Series A)
$4500000 (Series B)
$4900000 (Funding Round)
Warsaw, Poland, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Web Security (& Privacy) • Robotics
Co-Founder & General Partner at OTB Ventures
Experienced Investor with a demonstrated history of working in the venture capital and private equity industry. Skilled in Deal Sourcing, Management, Corporate Development, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), and Start-ups.