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Chapter 11: Saul Klein, Video Island (LOVEFiLM)

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Saul Klein
Video Island (LOVEFiLM)

Saul Klein was the founder and CEO of Video Island, which after several mergers became what is now LOVEFiLM International, the leading European film subscription service acquired by Amazon in 2011 for $312 million. After Video Island, Klein was part of the original executive team at Skype. In 2007, he co-founded Seedcamp, a European based micro seed fund for Internet technology companies.

Klein is also the co-founder of The Accelerator Group (TAG), a London based seed fund for investing in early-stage Internet services, e-commerce, and digital media businesses. The TAG portfolio includes investments in companies such as Bit.ly, Dopplr (Nokia), Erply, Fizzback (NICE), Graze, Last.fm (CBS), LOVEFiLM (Amazon), Mind Candy, MOO, TweetDeck (Twitter), Wonga and Zoopla. Klein is currently a partner at Index Ventures.


  

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