Van Skilling Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 3

  • Portfolio
  • 2

Van Skilling General Information

Description

Mr. Van Skilling is an Angel Investor. He served as Board Member & Chairman at Onvia. He was a Board Member of Parchment. He served as a Board Member at Open Book Ben Publishing. Previously he served as Chairman at CoreLogic. He has been president of Skilling Enterprises, a private investment firm, since 1999. Skilling is the retired chairman and chief executive officer of Experian Information Solutions, Inc. (formerly known as TRW Information Systems & Services), a leading provider of consumer and business credit and direct marketing services based in Orange County, California. A 26-year veteran with TRW Inc., Skilling was named to his former position in September 1996, when Experian became a privately held company. Prior to the spinoff, Skilling was executive vice president of TRW Inc. and general manager of TRW Information Systems & Services. He was appointed to lead TRW's information businesses in September 1989. Skilling serves on the boards of Onvia, Inc. and American Business Bank.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 400 South Hope Street
  • Suite 300
  • Los Angeles, CA 90071
  • United States
+1 (213) 000-0000

Van Skilling Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
kWh Analytics 26-Jun-2020 Later Stage VC 00.000 Property and Casualty Insurance Generating Revenue 000 00000000
Open Book Ben Publishing 01-Nov-2014 00000 (00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000 00000000
Open Book Ben Publishing 15-Sep-2014 000000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000 00000000

Van Skilling Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Van Skilling Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Van Skilling Angel Investor 0 0 Los Angeles, CA

Van Skilling Co-Investors (8)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Amand Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Anthemis 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Baruch Future Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
ENGIE New Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
RTL Group Investments 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Van Skilling FAQs

  • Who is Van Skilling?

    Van Skilling is an angel Investor who has made 3 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Van Skilling?

    Van Skilling is an angel investor.

  • What does Van Skilling do?

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

  • How many board seats does Van Skilling hold?

    Van Skilling holds 2 board seats including kWh Analytics and American Business Bank.

  • What has Van Skilling invested in?

    Van Skilling has made numerous investments in companies like kWh Analytics and Open Book Ben Publishing within the Property and Casualty Insurance and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Van Skilling invested in recently?

    Van Skilling's latest investment was on 26-Jun-2020 in kWh Analytics, a company within the Property and Casualty Insurance industry.

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