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Index Ventures

Index Ventures

A venture capital firm that invests in start-ups with the potential to become global businesses. It was founded in 1996 and has locations all over the world. 

Index Ventures is a stage agnostic venture fund based in London, San Francisco, and Geneva. It focuses on a variety of investment themes including consumer, fintech, enterprise SaaS, and security and infrastructure. It has invested in 751 companies, the latest being Instabase for $105 million. Index Ventures has raised more than $7 billion over 14 funds since 1996.

Timeline

April 18, 2019

Pilot announces $40 million Series B led by Index Ventures.

Funded Companies

207 Results
Company
Company
Description
Description
Website
Website
Industry
Industry
Location
Location

Robinhood is a Palo Alto, California-based financial technology company founded in 2013. They offer free stock and equity trading and commission-free crytpo-trading.

Communications company, now a subsidiary of Microsoft.

Cockroachs Labs is the New York based company behind Cockroach DB, an open source, distributed SQL database.

An insurance company using analytics and technology to offer insurance premiums to small businesses.

Datadog is a New York City-based enterprise software company offering monitory and analytics for developers, IT operation teams and business users.

Kong (formerly Mashape) is a San Francisco-based company that offers open source microservice API gateway.

Trustpilot offers a validated and open review community through which consumers can learn about a business and how others have experienced their product and service, and businesses can understand consumers engagement with their products.

An insurance technology company offering automobile insurance at a base rate combined with payments for miles driven.

Alan is a digital health insurance provider for companies and freelancers.

Algolia is a company designing and building search and discovery API for websites and mobile apps. It participated in the W14 cohort of Y Combinator.

RightScale is a Santa Barbara, California-based company founded by Jonathan Siegel.

Onefinestay is a London-based company.

ComplyAdvantage is a company developing machine learning and big data based financial crime fighting software founded by Charles Delingpole.

The only automated financial advisor offering financial planning, investment management and banking-related services all on a mobile app.

The Climate Corporation (Climate) is a digital agriculture company that is a subsidiary of Bayer. The Climate Corporation, founded in 2006 and based in San Francisco, examines weather, soil and field data.

An artificial intelligence company making an API for validating and training data for applications.

Good Eggs is an online grocery delivery service based in the Bay Area, offering fresh local produce, weeknight meal kits, everyday staples, and wine, beer, and spirits .

A technology company offering a platform for payroll, benefits, human resources, and compliance.

Centrify is a company that offers Identity and Access Management and Privileged Identity Management to secure access across computer network and cloud computing environments. The company was formed in 2004. It is located in Santa Clara, California.

Associated investment funds

5 Results
Investment Fund
Investment Fund
Total offering (USD)
Total offering (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Location
Location
Date signed
Date signed
650,000,000
650,000,000
July 16, 2018
550,000,000
550,000,000
February 10, 2016

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

David Rimer

Co-Founder



Giuseppe Zocco

Co-Founder



Neil Rimer

Co-Founder



Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Index Ventures closes 2 funds, $1B for growth rounds and $650M for early-stage investing

Ingrid Lunden

Web

July 9, 2018

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

Introducing OptionPlan by Index Ventures, a guide to stock options

November 30, 2017

Companies

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CEO
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