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Primary Role
General Partner @
Investments
41 Investments in 27 Companies
Born:
October 23, 1970
Gender:
Male
Location:
London
Website:
http://www.facebook.com/saulk
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Saul Klein is a Partner at Index Ventures. Saul joined the London office Index as a Partner in February 2007. He currently serves on the boards of, Alertme, Chartbeat, Erply, GlassesDirect, MyHeritage, Seedcamp, Songkick,Soluto .

Saul brings over 15 years of experience successfully building and exiting companies in both the US and Europe as an Etrepreneur, Operator and Seed Investor.Most recently he was the Co - Founder and original CEO at what is now Lovefilm International (Amazon) and part of the original executive team at Skype (eBay).

Saul loves working with seed and early stage companies and is a passionate believer that Europe is only scratching the surface in terms of its potential for entrepreneurs to create great startups. To support this vision, since 1999 he has been a Founding Partner of The Accelerator Group (TAG) and in 2007 he also started Seedcamp and OpenCoffee Club, which is now active in over 90 cities around the world.

Jobs (12)

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Current

Founder

Co-Founder

Jan 15, 2012 - Current   (over 4 years)

Co-Founder

Jun, 2007 - Current   (over 9 years)

Founder

2007 - Current   (over 9 years)

General Partner

Nov 1, 1999 - Current   (almost 17 years)

Founding Partner

Nov, 1999 - Current   (almost 17 years)
Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
Feb, 2007
Unknown
Partner
2005
2007
VP
Oct, 2002
Jul, 2005
Co-Founder & CEO
1997
1999
Group Program Manager
1995
1997
SVP, Marketing & Strategy
1994
1995
Director, Digital Communications
DateInvested InRoundDetails
Dec, 2015$1.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2015$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2015$19.2M / Series C (Lead)
May, 2015$15.5M / Series C
Apr, 2015undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Jun, 2014$25M / Series B
May, 2014$3.1M / Venture (Lead)
Dec, 2013£8M / Series C (Lead)
Nov, 2013$2M / Venture
May, 2013$3M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2013$2.15M / Series B
May, 2013$6M / Series A
Jan, 2013$5M / Series B
Jun, 2012$10M / Series B
Apr, 2012$1.3M / Seed
Apr, 2012$9.5M / Series B (Lead)
Mar, 2012$40k / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2011$10M / Series BPersonal Investment
Jun, 2011$10.2M / Series B (Lead)
Feb, 2011$3.4M / Series A
Oct, 2010£15M / Series B
Sep, 2010$3M / Series A (Lead)
Mar, 2010$2M / Seed (Lead)
Mar, 2010$800k / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2009$1.1M / Series APersonal Investment
Aug, 2009$1.6M / Venture
Jun, 2009$13M / Series A
Apr, 2009£10M / Series B
Mar, 2009$2M / Series A
Dec, 2008$3.5M / Series A (Lead)
Oct, 2008$7M / Series B
Mar, 2008$1.1M / Angel
Feb, 2008$900k / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2008undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2008$300k / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2007€5M / Series A (Lead)
Oct, 2006$40M / Series B
Jun, 2006$6M / Series B
Apr, 2006$5M / Series A
Feb, 2006$4M / Series A (Lead)

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