Dawn is Europe’s largest specialist B2B software investor, with total commitments of $2.0bn. Dawn partners with founders building the next generation of global software leaders, supporting them to harness extraordinary teams, exceptional technology and scalable business models to create category-defining global companies. Dawn is an early-stage investor, backing companies from Series A and B, and continuing to fund the top-performing through growth rounds to exit.
Its roster of investments includes Mimecast (formerly NASDAQ-listed, taken private by Permira in a $5.8bn transaction), iZettle (sold to PayPal for $2.2bn cash), Tink (purchased by Visa for $2.0bn), LeanIX (recently acquired by SAP), as well as current market-leaders, Collibra, Dataiku, Quantexa, Minute Media, Copper, Elwood, Gelato and Soldo, amongst others.
Dawn is led by General Partners Josh Bell, Norman Fiore, Haakon Overli and Evgenia Plotnikova, and its team of 35 highly experienced investors, proven entrepreneurs, business strategists and operational specialists are based in London.