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Head - Co-Investments @
Investments
14 Investments in 14 Companies
Born:
September 6, 1967
Gender:
Male
Location:
Kirchberg
Website:
/person/anil-hansjee
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Anil Hansjee is the Head of Co-Investments at Mojo Capital since January 2015.

Anil has been in executive positions for over 14 years with major global media industry corporations (IDG, Google and Kinnevik’s Modern Times Group) responsible for corporate innovation, corporate development, M&A and investment programmes.

Most recently Anil was Digital Chief Investment Officer for MTG.

At Google, Anil was Head of Corporate Development EMEA, responsible for over $450m of deals including their first European public to private deal and sourcing their first 1bn$ deal. Anil is well known in the European VC technology ecosystem as an expert in how major corporates use M&A and investments to drive change, as well as being an active Personal Investor, Advisor and Mentor for many entrepreneurs.

Since June 2011, Anil has also been an Advisor to the private equity fund EQT establishing them as a credible investor in late stage Internet deals.

Anil is also a Board Member of the Norwegian Government's 525m Euro evergreen fund Investinor.

Anil was previously an Advisor to funds Creandum (Sweden) and MCI Management (Poland), an Advisor to merchant bank boutique Lepe Partners (UK), chaired the largest YouTube network in the Nordics (Splay) and a Board Member of Shazam (UK) in which he also invested.

Anil received an Honorary Doctorate in computing in 2011, for services to entrepreneurial IT sector in the UK. Anil also has a B.Sc. (Hons.) in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science from Edinburgh University and has a M.Sc. in Finance at London Business School. Anil is also a Fellow of the chartered institute for IT (BCS) and was the founding chairman of BCS Entrepreneurs Specialist Group.

Jobs (9)

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Head - Co-Investments

Jan, 2015 - Current   (over 1 year)

Co-Founder

Jan, 2012 - Current   (over 4 years)
Past
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Company
Sep, 2013
Dec, 2014
Chief Investment Officer - Digital
Sep, 2006
Jun, 2011
Head - Corporate Development - EMEA
Oct, 2004
Apr, 2006
Investor/Board Observer
Jul, 2002
Dec, 2005
Principal
May, 2000
Nov, 2001
VP - Corporate Finance (Bear Stearns International)
Jun, 1997
May, 2000
Associate - Corporate Finance
Jan, 1992
Apr, 1994
Senior Systems Engineer
DateInvested InRoundDetails
May, 2013$3M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2013$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2013$3M / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2013$2.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2012undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Aug, 2012$1.6M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2012undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Jan, 2012$3.3M / Series APersonal Investment
Jan, 2012$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Series APersonal Investment
Apr, 2011$350k / AngelPersonal Investment
Jul, 2010$5.5M / Series APersonal Investment
Feb, 2009undisclosed amount / VenturePersonal Investment
Jul, 2007$25M / Series B

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