Before joining General Catalyst Partners, Adam Valkin was at Accel Partners, where he was a Venture Partner in the firm’s London office focusing on investments in Internet and mobile services. At Accel he led investments in several early-stage companies including Dragonplay, Hailo, fiverr, Gocardless and Qriously, and also worked with Myheritage, Seeking Alpha and Spotify.
Prior to Accel, Adam was Global Head of Digital Media & New Business at television production company Endemol. He was previously a partner at venture capital firm Arts Alliance where he was involved with its investments in Kenshoo, Propertyfinder, and Prepay Technologies. Adam was also a co-founder, investor and one-time CEO of LOVEFiLM which was sold to Amazon.com in 2011.
As a Managing Director at General Catalyst Partners, Adam concentrates on early-stage technology companies. Adam is currently a board member of CCP (creator of Eve Online),... See More
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PartnerJul, 1999 - Aug, 2008
DirectorMar, 2012 - Oct, 2012
Global Head, Digital Media & New Business2008 - Jan, 2010
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Director2007 - Jan, 2009
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Non-Executive Director2002 - Jan, 2005
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