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.
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... Barcelona Spain , New..., U.S.A.
Barcelona Spain - New York City (NY) - Sao Paulo Brazil - Buenos Aires Argentina - Santiago Chile - San Francisco California - Mexico City Mexico - Miami Florida - Bogota Bogota Colombia - - Chile - Florida, U.S.A.
CEO and Founder of @vlex, Gobal Legal Research Platform
Linked In Description:
Entrepreneur and senior business leader with extensive expertise in creating shareholder value at companies in all stages including business creation, seed, early stage and massive growth. Demonstrated success in turnaround situations. Expertise in creating growth through organic means – scaling teams, expanding geographically, expanding product/service – as well as via acquisitions. Expertise in raising venture capital at different companies and stages. Proven track record in global operations in Europe, U.S., Asia/Pacific and Latin America. Deep understanding of subscription-based business. Angel investor in several technology startups. Board Member and Chair of a number of companies.
Initial Capital is a venture capital firm that prefers to makes investments in seed and early-stage technology companies with a focus on games, social media, digital, mobile, consumer services and technology enablers. The firm was founded in 2010 and is based in London, United Kingdom.