Tag Archives: Atomico

FABricating A Global Future

E-commerce 3.0 is about super-targeted personalized curation and social sharing. Fab, which pivoted from a social site for the gay community to a fast-growing flash sale site for design, selling everything from furniture to art and jewelry, is one of the most successful plays in the space to date. About 50% of customer acquisitions are

New Breed of Seed

Eight years ago Niklas Zennstrom famously tried to pitch Skype, the London-based Internet voice communications firm which he co-founded and eventually sold for 3.1 billion dollars,  to 26 European venture capitalists.  No one wanted to invest. Now he is doing his part to ensure that the European entrepreneurs  who come up with the next Big