William Klippgen Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 15

  • Portfolio
  • 6

  • Exits
  • 7


William Klippgen General Information


Mr. William Klippgen is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Cocoon Capital. He is the Founder & serves as Managing Partner at Tigris Capital. He serves as Board Member at Lendela & PixCap. He also Co-Founded and served as Managing Partner at InseadAlum Ventures. He is a Co-Founder of Mozat. He serves as an Advisor at ReferralCandy. He serves as Board Member at Frontline, Dexecure, Augmentus, GuardRails, and Aiculus. He served as Board Member and Advisor at ReferralCandy. He served as Board Member at JazzyPay, Asianparent, and See-Mode. He is the co-founder of price comparison site Zoomit.com, which was later merged with Kelkoo.com and sold to Yahoo in 2004 in one of Europe's largest internet transactions. And none of this would have been possible if someone hadn't believed in him, his ideas, and his company Zoomit, at a very early stage. He has since paid it forward, having invested in over 25 startups since he became an angel investor in Singapore in 2004 as part of his family investment company Tigris Capital. Indeed, this is the same name behind numerous Singapore success stories including PropertyGuru, Anacle Systems, Tickled Media, ReferralCandy, and Nugit. In 2010, Tigris Capital was awarded "Best Performing VC / PE backed company" by the Singapore Venture Capital Association for its successful investment in PropertyGuru.com, Southeast Asia's leading property listing site.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Singapore

William Klippgen Investments (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
gogoBus (Automotive) 01-May-2021 Angel (individual) 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
gogoBus (Automotive) 03-Mar-2020 00000 (00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
Greyloft 12-May-2015 0000 00000 00000 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
RelinkLabs 16-Sep-2014 0000 00000 00000 Application Software Out of Business
Domos 14-Jan-2014 00000 (00000 Internet Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
The Luxe Nomad 16-Aug-2013 00000 00000 00000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue
bestof.sg 01-Apr-2011 00000 (00000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 0000000 00000000
theAsianparent 01-Apr-2011 0000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
Progeniq 13-Apr-2010 Early Stage VC Systems and Information Management Out of Business 0000000 00000000
Le Travenues Technology 21-Sep-2009 Seed Round 00000 Application Software Profitable 0000000 00000000

William Klippgen Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Le Travenues Technology 18-Jun-2024 IPO 000.00
Greyloft 01-Jul-2023 000000000 00000000
PropertyGuru 17-Mar-2022 0000000 000000 00000
RelinkLabs 01-Dec-2017 000 00 00000000
Progeniq 01-Mar-2014 000 00 00000000
bestof.sg 01-Oct-2012 Out of Business
Singular ID 08-Jan-2008 Merger/Acquisition 000.00

William Klippgen Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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William Klippgen Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
William Klippgen Angel Investor 00 0 0 Singapore

William Klippgen FAQs

  • Who is William Klippgen?

    William Klippgen is an angel Investor who has made 15 investments.

  • What kind of investor is William Klippgen?

    William Klippgen is an angel investor.

  • What does William Klippgen do?

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

  • What has William Klippgen invested in?

    William Klippgen has made numerous investments in companies like gogoBus (Automotive), Greyloft, and RelinkLabs within the Business/Productivity Software, Real Estate Services (B2C), and Application Software industries.

  • What has William Klippgen invested in recently?

    William Klippgen's latest investment was on 01-May-2021 in gogoBus (Automotive), a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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