Arthur Kosten Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 23
  • Portfolio
  • 12
  • Exits
  • 5
Exits

Arthur Kosten General Information

Description

Mr. Arthur Kosten serves as Advisory Board Member at eVentures Africa Fund. He is the Founder of Booking.com. Mr. Kosten also served as Board Member & Investor at Catawiki. He also served as the Chief Marketing Officer at Booking.com. He is also an Angel Investor. Mr. Kosten also co-founded bookingsportal in 2001, one of the companies which later became booking.com. Established in 1996, Booking.com is the world's leading online hotel reservations agency, selling hotels in 170 countries around the world to both leisure and business markets. Arthur was Chief Marketing Officer of booking.com until early 2012. Currently, Arthur is an advisor to the booking.com executive team and investor in online businesses. He also serves as Board Member at HealthCare.com.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Leiden
  • Netherlands

Arthur Kosten Investments (23)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Preply 29-Mar-2020 Later Stage VC 0000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
00 0000 26-Mar-2019 00000 00000 0000 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 000000 000000
000000 01-Nov-2017 0000 00000 000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
000 23-Oct-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
000000000 17-Oct-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
00 0000 02-Aug-2017 00000 00000 000 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 000000 000000
0000000 06-Jul-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
0000000 14-Jun-2017 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Festicket 01-Jun-2017 Later Stage VC 00.000 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Spotahome 26-Apr-2016 Early Stage VC 00.000 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
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Arthur Kosten Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Deskbookers 01-Feb-2020 Merger/Acquisition
000000000 01-Jun-2016 000000000000000000 00000
Treatwell (Information Services (B2C)) 05-Jun-2015 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Rentalcars.com 01-Jan-2010 Merger/Acquisition
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Arthur Kosten Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Arthur Kosten Angel Investor 00 0 Leiden, Netherlands
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Arthur Kosten Co-Investors (57)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Wellington Partners 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Balderton Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Creandum 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Hearst Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Idinvest Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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