Jonty Kelt Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 12

  • Portfolio
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 4


Jonty Kelt General Information


Mr. Jonty Kelt is the Founder of Fantail Ventures. He serves as a Board Member at Valocity. He is the Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at KDK Ventures Management. He co-founded and served as Partner at Kayne Darby Kelt. He also served as a Board Advisor at Jasper. Mr. Kelt serves as an Advisor at Ecomi. He serves as an Executive at Palantir Technologies. He serves as an Advisor at Altered State Machine. He served as the Chief Executive Officer at Onswipe. He was an Advisor of Group Commerce. He co-founded the company and served as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Kelt served as Managing Director of Performics International of DoubleClick Performics, Inc. (the alternate name is Performics Inc.). Mr. Kelt was responsible for business development in the U.K. and Europe, overseeing client acquisition, revenue development, and all service provisioning. He joined Performics in June 2004. He founded the UK's first affiliate marketing network and helped infuse accountability into the European online advertising industry as marketers transitioned to a cost-per-action or performance-based pricing model. In 2001 he co-founded an entertainment rights, television, and events business, in Shanghai. Mr. Kelt has more than ten years of media and marketing experience. His experience in digital marketing includes launching Europe's first affiliate marketing networks and search marketing technologies, as well as expanding DoubleClick's search marketing business into international markets. In addition to digital marketing, Mr. Kelt's 11-year career has been spent in various operational roles within the entertainment and investment banking industries. He is a frequent speaker at search engine industry conferences and features regularly in digital marketing media. Mr. Kelt received his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, and Bachelor of Commerce in Corporate Finance and Marketing from Otago University, New Zealand.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 29 9th Avenue
  • New York, NY 10014
  • United States

Jonty Kelt Investments (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Swyft(Business/Productivity Software) 19-Dec-2022 Later Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Stables 12-Jan-2022 0000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Ilegal Mezcal 01-Dec-2021 00000 00000 Beverages Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Jasper (Financial Software) 12-Sep-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Fero Labs 07-Sep-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
KitSplit 14-Jun-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Zype 01-Aug-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Chronos 20-May-2016 0000 00000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
1Above 02-Jan-2013 Angel (individual) Beverages Bankruptcy: Liquidation
Devpost 09-Aug-2011 Early Stage VC 000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue

Jonty Kelt Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Ilegal Mezcal 01-Sep-2023 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Zype 12-Apr-2022 000000000000000000
1Above 09-Oct-2019 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
Wikimart 01-Jun-2017 Bankruptcy: Liquidation

Jonty Kelt Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Jonty Kelt Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Jonty Kelt Angel Investor 00 0 New York, NY

Jonty Kelt Co-Investors (28)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Global Founders Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Investisseurs & Partenaires 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jump Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Valhalla Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Jonty Kelt FAQs

  • Who is Jonty Kelt?

    Jonty Kelt is an angel Investor who has made 12 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Jonty Kelt?

    Jonty Kelt is an angel investor.

  • What does Jonty Kelt do?

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

  • What has Jonty Kelt invested in?

    Jonty Kelt has made numerous investments in companies like Swyft(Business/Productivity Software), Stables, and Ilegal Mezcal within the Business/Productivity Software, Financial Software, and Beverages industries.

  • What has Jonty Kelt invested in recently?

    Jonty Kelt's latest investment was on 19-Dec-2022 in Swyft(Business/Productivity Software), a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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