Dawn Capital

Dawn Capital is an early stage VC firm based in London investing in startups across Europe. We support SaaS and FinTech companies that develop world leading technology to improve business value chains and productivity. We firmly believe that Europe will continue to produce strong global competitors in the technology field. Dawn typically invests in companies that are starting to scale internationally and are looking for operational support and capital. Dawn portfolio companies include among others: Gelato Group, iControl, Mimecast, Neo Technology, Showpad, iZettle and Wonga.

Learn more at: www.dawncapital.com.

Point Nine

Point Nine Capital is a Berlin-based venture capital firm focused on early-stage investments in the areas of SaaS, marketplaces and mobile across Europe and North America. The fund and its managers have backed a number of highly successful SaaS companies such as Zendesk, Humanity, Clio and Vend from their earliest stages.

Learn more at: www.pointninecap.com.

The SaaStr Fund

The SaaStr Fund is a $70m venture fund that focuses on early-ish stage investments exclusively in SaaS/enterprise/B2B start-ups.

Our current and prior investments include Talkdesk, Algolia, raisednforestQA, Logikcull, Automile, Salesloft, Pipedrive, Greenhouse.io, Betterworks, Guidespark, as well as smaller investments in other SaaS leaders including FrontApp, Retention Science, AnyPerk, Influitive, etc.

Learn more at: www.saastrfund.com.

Justin Kan

Justin Kan is an internet entrepreneur. He is best known for founding Kiko, the first AJAX web calendar; Justin.tv, a live video streaming platform; Socialcam, a mobile video sharing app (acquired for $60mm by Autodesk in 2012); Twitch, a video game streaming platform (acquired by Amazon for $970mm in 2014); and Exec, an on demand maid service (acquired by Handybook in 2014).

He is currently a partner at the seed fund Y Combinator. He graduated from Yale University with a degree in Physics and Philosophy.

Niklas Zennström

Niklas Zennström is CEO and Founding Partner at Atomico. He is an experienced entrepreneur, previously co-founding and managing globally successful technology companies including Skype, Kazaa, Joost and Joltid.

Sam Nurmi

Sam Nurmi is an internet entrepreneur. Earlier founder of Pingdom, a leading monitoring company acquired by Texas based Solarwinds, Loopia a leading web hosting service in the Nordics. Sam Nurmi is currently on his third venture with Dooer.


Företagets historia

2013

Januari

  • Automile grundas av Jens Nylander and Felix Rosén.

November

  • Första beta-versionen av Automile som ett integrations-API lanseras.

2014

Mars

  • Jacob Pontén tillkommer som medgrundare och MD för Europa.
  • Hervé Soursou tillkommer som medgrundare och Chief Strategy Officer

Juni

  • Automile för webben lanseras.

Augusti

  • Automile för iOS lanseras.

2015

Februari

  • Automile för Android lanseras.

April

  • 47 miljoner kronor investeras i Automile i en Serie A-emission där investerarna Dawn Capital och Point Nine Capital vill hjälpa bolaget att accelerera sin försäljning och produktuveckling.

Maj

Augsti

  • Automile lanserar sin andra version av sin webbapp med ett helt nytt gränssnitt.

September

2016

Januari

Mars

  • Jay Krishnan utnämns till Vice President Marketing.

April

  • Automile lanserar sin tredje version av sitt ekosystem som inkluderar nytt API, uppdaterad webapp och nya iOS- och Android-appar.

Juli

  • 55 miljoner kronor investeras i Automile. Investeringen leds av SaaStr Funds Jason Lemkin.