Dawn Capital

Dawn Capital is an early stage VC firm based in London investing in startups across Europe. We support SaaS and FinTech companies that develop world leading technology to improve business value chains and productivity. We firmly believe that Europe will continue to produce strong global competitors in the technology field. Dawn typically invests in companies that are starting to scale internationally and are looking for operational support and capital. Dawn portfolio companies include among others: Gelato Group, iControl, Mimecast, Neo Technology, Showpad, iZettle and Wonga.

Learn more at: www.dawncapital.com.

Point Nine

Point Nine Capital is a Berlin-based venture capital firm focused on early-stage investments in the areas of SaaS, marketplaces and mobile across Europe and North America. The fund and its managers have backed a number of highly successful SaaS companies such as Zendesk, Humanity, Clio and Vend from their earliest stages.

Learn more at: www.pointninecap.com.

The SaaStr Fund

The SaaStr Fund is a $70m venture fund that focuses on early-ish stage investments exclusively in SaaS/enterprise/B2B start-ups.

Our current and prior investments include Talkdesk, Algolia, raisednforestQA, Logikcull, Automile, Salesloft, Pipedrive, Greenhouse.io, Betterworks, Guidespark, as well as smaller investments in other SaaS leaders including FrontApp, Retention Science, AnyPerk, Influitive, etc.

Learn more at: www.saastrfund.com.

Justin Kan

Justin Kan is an internet entrepreneur. He is best known for founding Kiko, the first AJAX web calendar; Justin.tv, a live video streaming platform; Socialcam, a mobile video sharing app (acquired for $60mm by Autodesk in 2012); Twitch, a video game streaming platform (acquired by Amazon for $970mm in 2014); and Exec, an on demand maid service (acquired by Handybook in 2014).

He is currently a partner at the seed fund Y Combinator. He graduated from Yale University with a degree in Physics and Philosophy.

Niklas Zennström

Niklas Zennström is CEO and Founding Partner at Atomico. He is an experienced entrepreneur, previously co-founding and managing globally successful technology companies including Skype, Kazaa, Joost and Joltid.

Sam Nurmi

Sam Nurmi is an internet entrepreneur. Earlier founder of Pingdom, a leading monitoring company acquired by Texas based Solarwinds, Loopia a leading web hosting service in the Nordics. Sam Nurmi is currently on his third venture with Dooer.


Selskapshistorie

2013

Januar

  • Automile blir grunnlagt av Jens Nylander, CEO, og Felix Rosèn, Lead Engineer.

November

  • Automile lansert til betabrukere.

2014

Mars

  • Jacob Pontén tiltrer som co-grunnlegger og appointed Managing Director Nordics.
  • Hervé Soursou tiltrer som co-grunnlegger og Chief Strategy Officer.

Juni

  • Automile PRO nettversjon lanseres.

August

  • Automile PRO for iOS lanseres.

2015

Februar

  • Automile PRO for Android lanseres.

April

  • 5 millioner dollar raised i Serie A finansiering fra Dawn Capital og Point Nine Capital for eksplosiv vekst og for å bringe nye produkter på markedet.

Mai

August

  • Automile ruller ut en helt ny versjon av nettplattformen.

September

  • Automile ruller ut Automile Starter og Enterprise abonnement.

2016

Januar

Mars

  • Jay Krishnan tiltrer som Vice President Marketing.

April

  • Automile ruller it Føreridentifikasjon og Oppgaver.

Juli

  • 6.2 millioner dollar raised, ledet SaaStr Funds Jason Lemkin.