Michael van Swaaij Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 12

  • Portfolio
  • 5

  • Exits
  • 7

Exits

Michael van Swaaij General Information

Description

Dr. Michael van Swaaij serves as Executive, Investments at People Per Hour. He serves as Board Member at Jakamo. He also serves as Advisor at People Per Hour. Prior to that, he served as the Chairman and CEO of Skype, Chief Strategy Officer, CFO and Vice President of eBay Europe and Regional Managing Director of AOL Europe. He served as Chairman at Crunch.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Ticino
  • Switzerland

Michael van Swaaij Investments (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
OVO Automotive 01-Sep-2022 Early Stage VC 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0
Scramble 01-Mar-2022 0000 00000 000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0
Wikimart 10-Sep-2014 00000 00000 0000 Internet Retail Bankruptcy: Liquidation 0000000 000 000000 00.0
Limeroad 06-May-2014 00000 00000 0000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0
HouseTrip 09-Oct-2012 00000 00000 0000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0
DinoMarket 01-Nov-2011 00000 00000 000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0
Hipclub 01-Nov-2011 00000 00000 00.000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Out of Business 0000000 000 000000 00.0
LocalMerchantAdvisor 18-Apr-2011 0000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0
Crunch. 14-Oct-2010 Angel (individual) 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0
Assured Labor 28-Apr-2010 Early Stage VC 000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 0000000 000 000000 00.0

Michael van Swaaij Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Limeroad 17-Oct-2022 Merger/Acquisition 00.000
Hipclub 01-Nov-2020 000 00 00000000
Wikimart 01-Jun-2017 0000000000: 000000
Assured Labor 30-Aug-2016 000000000000000000
LocalMerchantAdvisor 04-May-2016 000000000000000000
HouseTrip 27-Apr-2016 Merger/Acquisition
Supersonic 10-Sep-2015 Merger/Acquisition 00000

Michael van Swaaij Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Michael van Swaaij Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michael van Swaaij Ph.D Angel Investor 00 0 Ticino, Switzerland

Michael van Swaaij Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
FJ Labs 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pareto Holdings 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Regah Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Taavet+Sten 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Michael van Swaaij FAQs

  • Who is Michael van Swaaij?

    Michael van Swaaij is an angel Investor who has made 12 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Michael van Swaaij?

    Michael van Swaaij is an angel investor.

  • What does Michael van Swaaij do?

    As an angel investor, Michael van Swaaij invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • How many board seats does Michael van Swaaij hold?

    Michael van Swaaij holds a board seat in Jakamo.

  • What has Michael van Swaaij invested in?

    Michael van Swaaij has made numerous investments in companies like OVO Automotive, Scramble, and Wikimart within the Entertainment Software, Financial Services, and Internet Retail industries.

  • What has Michael van Swaaij invested in recently?

    Michael van Swaaij's latest investment was on 01-Sep-2022 in OVO Automotive, a company within the Entertainment Software industry.

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