EVRYTHNG’s investors include its founders, technology investment firm Atomico, New York-based private equity investors BHLP LLC, London-based early-stage technology investors Bloc Ventures, London-based venture capital firm Dawn Capital, Toronto-based private investment firm Generation Ventures, San Francisco-based venture capital firm Sway Ventures, corporate investors Cisco and Samsung, and private investors.
Atomico is a leading international venture capital firm formed in 2006 by Niklas Zennström, a successful serial-entrepreneur and co-founder of Skype, Kazaa and other companies. Atomico seeks to deliver outsized returns to investors by being the partner, and investor of choice, for fast-growing technology companies that will become global category winners. It has so far invested in more than 50 companies on four continents. Atomico is headquartered in London with offices in São Paulo and Beijing. For more information about Atomico, please visit: www.atomico.com
BHLP is a New York-based private equity investment consortium with deep experience building and running both private and public businesses. Related portfolio companies include video personalization provider Idomoo Inc. and first party cookie provider TruEffect. The BHLP partners include Jeff Burde, formerly Managing Director at Merrill Lynch; David Heller, formerly Co-Head of Securities Division and Management Committee Member, Goldman Sachs; and Ed Lupton, formerly founder & principal of Avila Capital Ltd and founder & CEO of MediaCom Holdings Ltd.
Bloc Ventures (“Bloc”) is an investment company providing long-term, “patient” equity capital to early stage unquoted technology companies. Its two founding investment partners have over 50 years of experience investing in, managing and building technology companies, including ten years running the highly successful venture investment arms of Vodafone plc and Arm Holdings. Bloc invests in companies operating in the big four categories shaping the future of technology: Big Data, Cloud, Connectivity and Security as they are the most exciting, fastest growing and globally relevant pillars of the technology market. Learn more at blocventures.com.
Cisco Investments is a leading strategic investor in technology innovation: investing globally and partnering with entrepreneurs to discover and accelerate disruptive technologies as well as new business models. They are an active investor with more than 50 investment professionals with deep market and technology expertise located in major geographies, including US, China, India, Israel, and Europe. Cisco Investments currently has an active portfolio of $2B with over 75 direct investments around the world, and they also hold Limited Partner positions in over 35 funds globally. For more information about Cisco Investments, please visit: www.ciscoinvestments.com
Dawn Capital is made up of institutional investors and experienced business builders that have collectively invested in over 100 companies and been involved in several high profile rapid growth technology businesses such as Advertising.com, Wonga.com, Mimecast and Self Trade. Their team members have profitably managed significant portfolios through several booms and downturns, and co-founded successful technology companies both stand-alone and within large corporations. Dawn Capital is headquartered from London. For more information about Dawn Capital, please visit: www.dawncapital.com
Generation Ventures is a division of Generation Capital, a private investment company with capital deployed among leading investment managers in the USA, Europe, and Asia. Adopting an evergreen endowment model, and benefiting from a large balance sheet of patient investment capital, Generation Ventures invests with the long view. For more information, please visit generationventures.com.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, it is transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors, and LED solutions. The company employs 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit: www.samsung.com
Sway Ventures is a US-based venture capital firm investing in early to mid stage technology companies. We invest in high performing teams, building revolutionary technology, creating the next enterprise or consumer category. With a focus on strategic capitalization, business development support, and engineered exits, we provide great teams with the support they need to change the future. For more information visit swayvc.com.