Karen Hanton Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Karen Hanton General Information

Description

Ms. Karen Hanton is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at PetsPyjamas. She serves as an Investment Partner at PROfounders Capital. She is also a Co-Founder and serves as a 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.

Business Details

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

Karen Hanton Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Hype Experiences 01-Apr-2017 Early Stage VC Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Dice 01-Sep-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Hire Space 27-May-2014 00000 (00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Hussle 25-Mar-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Quill (BPO/Outsource Services) 10-Mar-2014 Early Stage VC 00.000 BPO/Outsource Services Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Cityhawk 23-Oct-2013 Seed Round 00.00 Application Software Out of Business 00000 000000

Karen Hanton Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Hussle 27-Mar-2024 Merger/Acquisition
Quill (BPO/Outsource Services) 16-May-2019 000000000000000000
Cityhawk 01-Nov-2015 000 00 00000000

Karen Hanton Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Karen Hanton Team (1)

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

Karen Hanton FAQs

  • Who is Karen Hanton?

    Karen Hanton is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Karen Hanton?

    Karen Hanton is an angel investor.

  • What does Karen Hanton do?

    As an angel investor, Karen Hanton invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Karen Hanton invested in?

    Karen Hanton has made numerous investments in companies like Hype Experiences, Dice, and Hire Space within the Media and Information Services (B2B) and Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure industries.

  • What has Karen Hanton invested in recently?

    Karen Hanton's latest investment was on 01-Apr-2017 in Hype Experiences, a company within the Media and Information Services (B2B) industry.

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