Riccardo Zacconi presented at Bits & Pretzels - The Founders Festival 2016 on Sep 25, 2016  

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Co-founder & CEO @
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4 Investments in 4 Companies
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Previously, Riccardo served as vice president of European Sales and Marketing at uDate.com Ltd., an online dating service, and was involved in driving market penetration and partnerships until the company was acquired by InterActive Corporation in 2002.

Before that, he was managing director for Spray Network GmbH an online portal based in Hamburg with a presence in Germany, France, Italy, Sweden, Denmark and Norway. In this role, Riccardo demonstrated his understanding for developing solid company strategy, intelligent plans for sustainable growth and strategic partnerships, which supported the successful sale of Spray Network to Lycos for $764 million. In addition, Riccardo has been an entrepreneur-in-residence at Benchmark Capital Partners, a Qualified Case Leader at The Boston Consulting Group, Inc. and a consultant at LEK Consulting LLP.

He holds a B.A. in Economics from LUISS University, Italy. Riccardo’s favourite King game used to be Jungle Bubble. He’s currently deciding on his new favourite King game.

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Vice President of European Sales & Marketing

Co-founder & CEO

Feb, 2003 - Current   (over 13 years)
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Investments (4)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Feb, 2016$1.5M / Series APersonal Investment
Aug, 2015$5.5M / Series APersonal Investment
Mar, 2015$971.46k / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2014$700k / Seed (Lead)Personal Investment

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