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Lakestar I


United States




Lakestar is a global investment group that invests in outstanding entrepreneurs who share a passion to build great companies worldwide. Having invested successfully across eight geographies, Lakestar is focused on helping companies identify and expand into different markets rapidly. Representative investments include Skype, Spotify, Klarna, Facebook, Fab, Airbnb, KupiVIP, and Markafoni.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Lookback 3/2014Seed$2.2M3
Confide 2/2014Seed$1.9M12
GoEuro 1/2014Seed1
Harry's 1/2014Venture Round$123M6
AngelList 9/2013Venture Round$24M19
Maker Studios 9/2013Series C$26M4
Algomi Ltd. 9/2013Series B1
Taulia 8/2013Series C$18M5
Teralytics 5/2013Seed1
Nu3 4/2013Series A1
Spotify 11/2012Series E$100M4



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  2. Ex-Spotify Engineers Raise $2.2 Million For Lookback, A Mobile App Screen Recorder For User Testing ( [edit]
  3. Confide Raises $1.9 Million In Seed Funding To Bring Disappearing Messages To Enterprise Users ( [edit]
  4. GoEuro Gets “Multi-Million” Top-Up From Lakestar To Add More Markets To Its Journey Planner Platform ( [edit]
  5. 10-Month-Old Harry’s Lands $122.5M, Buys 93-Year-Old Factory To Go Toe-To-Toe With Gillette And Schick ( [edit]
  6. How AngelList Hacked Its $24M Round ( [edit]
  7. Maker Studios Raises Another $26 Million From Canal+, Singtel, And Others To Grow Its Business Overseas ( [edit]
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  9. Taulia Raises $18 Million To Expand In Europe, Grow Sales Teams ( [edit]
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  12. Spotify raises $100m in investment round - report ( [edit]
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