Federico Pirzio-Biroli Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 27

  • Portfolio
  • 10

  • Exits
  • 18

Exits

Federico Pirzio-Biroli General Information

Description

Mr. Federico Pirzio-Biroli is the Founding Partner and serves as Chairman at Playfair Capital. He sits on the board of several technology companies. He holds an MA degree in Philosophy and Psychology from the University of St. Andrews. He is also an Angel Investor. He served as a Board Member at DueDil. He serves as Advisor at Purple Elephant Ventures. He started out as an angel investor in 2010. His portfolio quickly grew, so he built a team around him and thus Playfair was born. Playfair has since gone on to become one of Europe's most active and well-known early-stage VC funds. Before becoming a technology investor He worked for several NGOs in Africa, with a particular focus on aid transparency. He recently renewed his focus on Africa by relocating to Kenya and becoming an angel investor in East Africa's burgeoning startup ecosystem. He maintains an active role at Playfair and continues to lead its investment team.

Contact Information

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

Federico Pirzio-Biroli Investments (27)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Purple Elephant Ventures 07-Oct-2022 Seed Round 000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000000 000000-000000
0000000 05-Dec-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000000-000000
000000 17-Dec-2015 00000 00000 0000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000000 000000-000000
000000 15-Jun-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000000-000000
00000000 20-May-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Product In Beta Test 00000000 000000-000000
000000 01-May-2015 0000 00000 000 Accessories Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg 00000000 000000-000000
0000 0000 24-Apr-2015 0000 00000 00000 Entertainment Software Startup 00000000 000000-000000
0000000 19-Mar-2015 0000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Linguese 13-Mar-2015 Angel (individual) Educational Software Out of Business 00000000 000000-000000
Kare Knowledgeware 30-Dec-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000000-000000
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Federico Pirzio-Biroli Exits (18)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Kare Knowledgeware 15-Sep-2021 Merger/Acquisition
000000 28-May-2020 0000000000: 000000
00000000 01-Jul-2019 000 00 00000000
0000 22-Jun-2018 000 00 00000000
0000000 10-Oct-2017 000000000000000000
0000 0000 06-Sep-2017 000000000000000000
000000 05-Apr-2017 000000000000000000
00000 (000 0000000 01-Jan-2017 000 00 00000000
Vinaya 12-Dec-2016 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
Birdback 08-Nov-2016 Merger/Acquisition
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Federico Pirzio-Biroli Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Federico Pirzio-Biroli Angel Investor 00 0 0 London, United Kingdom
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Federico Pirzio-Biroli Co-Investors (7)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Anthony Rock 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ian Mccaig 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
James Villanueva 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Klister Credit 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Untours Foundation 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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