John Taysom Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 26

  • Portfolio
  • 13

  • Exits
  • 11

Exits

John Taysom General Information

Description

Mr. John Taysom is a Co-Founder and serves as a Board Member at Privitar. He served as Board Member at Nozzle. He serves as Advisor at Communitas Capital Partners. He was a Board Member of Partnerize. He served as Board Member of Digimarc and TIBCO. To date, seventeen of his investments have achieved an IPO. He acquired the Fund in an MBO in 2002. Now London-based with a seed portfolio of thirty US and UK start-ups; one has achieved an IPO and several have been acquired by Experian, Linkedin, Tesco, BMC and others. In 2011 and 2012, he took a Fellowship at Harvard to work on privacy issues and holds EU and US patents on a method of improving privacy online. For 2015, he is a Policy Fellow at the University of Cambridge Centre for Science and Policy and a Visiting Professor, Department of Computer Science, at UCL. He is a Governor at Hurstpierpoint College and runs a small farm in Devon. He served as Advisor at LoopMe.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • London
  • England, United Kingdom

John Taysom Investments (26)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Tenyks 02-Feb-2022 Seed Round 00.000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 0000 000000
000000 20-Jul-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
0000000 (000000000 28-Jan-2021 0000 00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 0000 000000
00000 05-Nov-2020 0000 00000 00.000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
000000 26-Apr-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 0000 000000
0000000000 11-Jul-2017 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
00000000 01-Dec-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
000000 00000000000 16-Sep-2016 0000 00000 00000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Growth Intelligence 01-Mar-2016 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Profitable 0000 000000
Nozzle (Media and Information Services) 27-Mar-2015 Angel (individual) 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
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John Taysom Exits (11)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
The Filter 05-Apr-2022 Merger/Acquisition 00.000
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0000000000 12-Nov-2021 0000000000: 000000
0000000.00 01-May-2021 000000000000000000
000000 (00000 000 15-Apr-2020 000000000000000000
00000 00000 27-Mar-2014 000000000000000000
00000000000 29-Apr-2013 0000000000: 000000
0000000000 07-Feb-2012 000000000000000000 0000
Timetric 06-Feb-2012 Buyout/LBO
Tideway Systems 30-Oct-2009 Merger/Acquisition
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John Taysom Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Taysom Angel Investor 00 0 London, United Kingdom
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John Taysom Co-Investors (48)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
IQ Capital Partners 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Aster Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Black Mountain Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Molten Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Y Combinator 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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