Brent Hoberman Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 26

  • Portfolio
  • 11

  • Exits
  • 14

Exits

Brent Hoberman General Information

Description

Mr. Brent Hoberman co-founded Karakuri. He is the Co-Founder and serves as Executive Chairman at Founders Factory. He serves as an Advisor at Planet Fund. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Executive Chairman at Founders Academy. He is also a Co-Founder and serves as a Board Member at Grip. He is also the Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner and Executive Chairman at Firstminute Capital. He also serves as a Board Member at Generation Home. He is also the Founder and Executive Chairman of Founders Forum; a series of intimate annual global events for the leading entrepreneurs of today and the rising stars of tomorrow. He served as an Advisor at Olvin. He also served as an Advisory Board Member at L1 Technology. He is a Co-Founder and serves as a Board Member at Made.com, a direct-from-factory consumer crowdsourced homewares retailer in the UK. Previously, he was a Co-Founder and served as Chairman at Made.com. He co-founded Smartup.io. He co-founded PROfounders Capital in 2009. He was a Co-Founder of last-minute. com. He founded it in April 1998 and sold it to Sabre for $1.1bn in 2005. He sits on the Advisory board for LetterOne Technology (a $16bn investment fund) and the UK Government Digital Advisory Board. He is a former board member of The Economist Group and TalkTalk PLC. He is a YGL and Prime Minister's Business Trade Ambassador. Previously, He co-founded Made.com in 2010. He left before it went public in 2021 at a valuation of $1.1bn. He also co-founded lastminute.com in 1998 where he was CEO from its inception and sold it in 2005 to Sabre for $1.1bn. He has backed 11 unicorns at Seed stage and technology businesses. He serves as an Advisor at Tamoco.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • London
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Brent Hoberman Investments (26)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Bardeen 28-Apr-2022 Early Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Nous 18-Feb-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Luko 01-Feb-2022 00000 00000 Property and Casualty Insurance Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Plum Living 10-Jul-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Home Furnishings Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Peptone 08-Jan-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Wayve 17-Nov-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
CogX (Movies, Music and Entertainment) 31-Oct-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Hungry 20-Jun-2018 00000 00000 00.00 Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Sideways 6 07-Apr-2017 Seed Round 00000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Maven 16-Nov-2016 Seed Round 00.000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 00000 00000000

Brent Hoberman Exits (14)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Onfido 08-Apr-2024 Merger/Acquisition
Luko 07-Dec-2023 0000000000: 000000
Sideways 6 06-Apr-2023 0000000000
Busuu 13-Jan-2022 000000000000000000 00000
Made.com 16-Jun-2021 000 00000
Snips 14-Nov-2019 000000000000000000 000.00
Flio 16-Jul-2019 000000000000000000 00000
1aim 27-Jun-2019 000000000000000000
eRepublik Labs 27-Jun-2017 Merger/Acquisition 0000
YPlan 21-Oct-2016 Merger/Acquisition 00.000

Brent Hoberman Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Brent Hoberman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Brent Hoberman Angel Investor 00 0 0 London, United Kingdom

Brent Hoberman Co-Investors (29)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Ilkka Paananen 2 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
FirstMark Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Founders Factory 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Insight Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Partech 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Brent Hoberman FAQs

  • Who is Brent Hoberman?

    Brent Hoberman is an angel Investor who has made 26 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Brent Hoberman?

    Brent Hoberman is an angel investor.

  • What does Brent Hoberman do?

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

  • What has Brent Hoberman invested in?

    Brent Hoberman has made numerous investments in companies like Bardeen, Nous, and Luko within the Business/Productivity Software, Financial Services, and Property and Casualty Insurance industries.

  • What has Brent Hoberman invested in recently?

    Brent Hoberman's latest investment was on 28-Apr-2022 in Bardeen, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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