Insight Venture Partners

Insight Venture Partners is a leading global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth technology and software companies that are driving transformative change in their industries. Founded in 1995, Insight has raised more than $18 billion and invested in over 300 companies worldwide. Our mission is to find, fund and work successfully with visionary executives, providing them with practical, hands-on growth expertise to foster long-term success. For more information on Insight and all of its investment, visit http://www.insightpartners.com/

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.


Historia firmy

2013

Styczeń

  • Automile została założona przez Jensa Nylandera, przezesa zarządu i Felixa Roséna, głównego inżyniera.

Listopad

  • Automile wprowadza nową wersję beta.

2014

Marzec

  • Jacob Pontén przystępuje do firmy jako jeden z jej współzałożycieli i zostaje mianowany dyrektorem naczelnym dla krajów nordyckich.
  • Hervé Soursou przystępuje do firmy jako jeden z jej współzałożycieli i zostaje członkiem zarządu odpowiedzialnym za strategię firmy.

Czerwiec

  • Publiczna premiera webowej wersji Automile Pro.

Sierpień

  • Wydanie Automile Pro dla iOS.

2015

Luty

  • Wydanie Automile Pro na Androida.

Kwiecień

  • W ramach rundy finansowania serii A uzyskano $5,000,000 od Dawn Capital i Point Nine Capital, co pozwoliło na błyskawiczny rozwój i wprowadzenie na rynek nowych produktów.

Maj

Sierpień

  • Automile wypuszcza na rynek kompletnie nową wersję swojej aplikacji webowej.

Wrzesień

2016

Styczeń

Marzec

  • Jay Krishnan zatrudniony jako wiceprezes ds. marketingu.

Kwiecień

  • Automile wypuszcza na rynek kompletnie nową wersję swojej aplikacji webowej.

Lipiec

  • Jason Lemkin z Funduszu SaaStr wnosi inwestycję w wysokości $6,200,000.