Proud first-round investors
of 23andMe, Tumblr
Riveting Ventures is Martin Varsavsky's early stage investment fund. We are looking for companies whose innovative founders think big and are courageous enough to shape the future. Martin is a serial entrepreneur, mentor, professor of entrepreneurship at Columbia Business School and investor.
As a founder, he has built 5 successful companies, Viatel, Jazztel, Ya.com, Fon and Prelude. Viatel, Jazztel, and Ya.com all sold for over $700m. As an investor, he backed fascinating companies such as 23andMe, Eolia, Smarthings, Tumblr and Aura Biosciences.
Riveting Ventures’ key for success is offering hands-on mentoring from Martin. Riveting invests in 4 companies per year.