Haakon has extensive investing, operational and venture capital experience.
He co-founded the London based venture company Dawn Capital in 2007, one of the top performing venture managers in Europe. Dawn investments include Mimecast [MIME: Nasdaq} and IZettle (acquired by PayPal in May 2018). Prior to Dawn, Haakon co-founded Self Trade, an online share dealing platform that was floated in April 2000 and then sold to DAB for €911 million.
Today Håkon serves on the boards of Conversocial, LeadDesk and looks after Minute Media and Neo Technologies for Dawn. Haakon Overli studied Mathematics at the University of Oslo and holds a B.A. (Hons) in Economics from University of Durham.
TALK AT THE CONFERENCE:
- iZettle and Mimecast: two successful scaleup stories from Dawn Capital's portfolio.
- ARGENTUM VC Panel