Andreessen Horowitz was established by entrepreneurs and engineers Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz, based on their vision for a new, modern VC firm designed to support today’s entrepreneurs. Andreessen and Horowitz have a track record of investing in, building, and scaling highly successful businesses. Andreessen Horowitz is based on Sand Hill Road in Menlo Park, California. For more Information, visit www.a16z.com.
Founded in 1996, Index Ventures is a leading global venture capital firm specializing in investments in information technology and life sciences companies. The firm invests in seed, early, and growth stage start-ups across US and Europe. The firm has offices in Geneva, London, San Francisco, and Jersey. Index’s current portfolio includes Criteo, Boku, Centrify, Lockout, Mimecast, Ozon, Path, Pentaho, Rightscale, Soundcloud, Storsimple and Viagogo. Exists of note include Cloud.com (acquired by Citrix, RPX (NASDAQ: RPXC), Lovefilm (acquired by Amazon), Playfish (acquired by Electronic Arts), MySql (acquired by sun), Last.fm (CBS) and Skype. For more information, visit www.indexventures.com.
T-Venture, the Venture Capital Company of Deutsche Telekom, was founded in 1997. T-Venture advises and looks after young, innovative enterprises that show economical and technological synergies with the business units of Deutsche Telekom. T-Venture’s shareholdings also include the distribution and marketing, as well as research and development network, from Deutsche Telekom. For more information, visit, www.t-venture.de