Karen Hanton Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 2


Karen Hanton General Information


Ms. Karen Hanton is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at PetsPyjamas. She serves as Investment Partner at PROfounders Capital. She is also a Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at Positive Luxury. She was the Founder and served as Chairman of Toptable, a restaurant booking company. In 2010, Toptable was sold to OpenTable for $55m. She has also founded the IT staffing firm, Mortimer Spinks. After selling Mortimer Spinks, she bought and staffed a restaurant business in Fulham, which in 1998 inspired her to found Toptable. She was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2010 Birthday Honours.

Contact Information

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

Karen Hanton Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Dice 01-Sep-2014 Seed Round 00.000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000 00000 0000000 27-May-2014 00000 (00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
000000 (0000000000 25-Mar-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Application Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 23-Oct-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Out of Business 00000 000000
Quill (digital content) 27-May-2013 Early Stage VC 00.000 BPO/Outsource Services Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Hype Experiences Early Stage VC Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
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Karen Hanton Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Quill (digital content) 16-May-2019 Merger/Acquisition
00000000 01-Nov-2015 000 00 00000000
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Karen Hanton Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Karen Hanton Angel Investor 0 0 London, United Kingdom
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