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Seedcamp Podcast, Episode 38: Neil Rimer, Founding Partner of Index Ventures

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In the ‘Seedcamp Podcast Series’ we talk with key people in the tech startup industry to hear their stories and gleam key advice and learnings from their experiences.

In this episode we sat down with Neil Rimer, a Founding Partner of Index Ventures – one of the world’s leading VC firms.

We talked about Neil’s start in venture capital, founding Index Ventures, and identifying when you’re ready to raise funding and finding the right investor for your startup.

Neil co-founded Index Ventures with Giuseppe Zocco and David Rimer in 1996. Previously he spent 4 years with Montgomery Securities in San Francisco before joining Index Securities in 1990. He has invested in market-defining companies from across the spectrum including Betfair (LSE: BET), Genmab, FundingCircle, Climate Corp. (MON) HouseTrip, Kaggle, Last.fm (CBS), MOO and Supercell. He has served on the board of U.C. Sampdoria, and currently serves on the board of Human Rights Watch.

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