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Alex Chesterman


Mr. Alex Chesterman is the Founder and serves as the Board Member and Chief Executive Officer at Cazoo. Previously Alex was the Founder and served as a Board Member of ZPG Plc, which owns some of the UK's best-known digital brands including Zoopla, uSwitch, PrimeLocation and and which was acquired for £2.2bn in 2018. Prior to that, Alex co-founded LoveFilm, which was successfully sold to Amazon in 2010. Alex is also one of the UK's most active angel investors having backed dozens of early stage digital start-ups and has been awarded an OBE for his services to digital entrepreneurship. He has a BS degree in Economics from University of London in 1990.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 40 Churchway
  • London NW1 1LW
  • England, United Kingdom

Alex Chesterman Investments (34)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
WeGIFT 25-Jun-2019 Early Stage VC 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000000
00000000 22-Feb-2019 0000 00000 00.000 Internet Retail Startup 0000 0000000000
000000000 08-Oct-2018 00000 (00000 00000 Other Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000000
0000000 10-Sep-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue
0000 (00000000 000 19-Jul-2018 0000 00000 00000 Other Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000000
00000000 05-Jun-2018 0000 00000 00.000 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 0000 0000000000
000000 00000000000 23-Apr-2018 0000 00000 00000 Application Software Startup 0000 0000000000
0000 06-Apr-2018 0000 00000 00000 Other Software Startup 0000 0000000000
Huggg 21-Mar-2018 Seed Round 00.000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000000
Zebra Fuel 06-Dec-2017 Seed Round 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue 0000 0000000000
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Alex Chesterman Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Keypr 01-Jan-2018 Merger/Acquisition Completed
00000000 06-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
DueCourse 14-Jul-2017 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg Completed
QApp Mobile 01-Jan-2017 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Alex Chesterman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Alex Chesterman Angel Investor 00 0 London, United Kingdom

Alex Chesterman Co-Investors (76)

Name With Exits Lead Partner
Simon Franks 5 0
Redbus Group 0 0
Jason Goodman 0 0
LocalGlobe 0 0
Robin Klein 0 0
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