Fon was founded in February 2006 by serial entrepreneur Martin Varsavsky with the goal of blanketing the world with WiFi.
Today the company is a global WiFi leader with over 7 million hotspots in more than 100 countries.
Fon has offices in Madrid, London, Tokyo and New York. Its partners include Deutsche Telekom (Germany), Belgacom (Belgium), BT (UK), Hrvatski Telekom (Croatia), KPN (Netherlands), Oi (Brazil), MTC (Russia), Netia (Poland), SFR (France), SoftBank (Japan) and ZON (Portugal).
Current Team (20)Update
Non Executive Director
Jan 1, 2010
Chief of Product and Engineering
Manager, France Operations
Mar 1, 2013
Business Development Senior Manager
Sep 16, 2013
Head of Product
VP of Technology
Head of Operator Partners
Past Team (17)Update
Funding Rounds (5) - $71.7MUpdate
Board Members and Advisors (12)Update
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