Ben Holmes

Profile

Biography

Ben joined Index in 2002. His primary areas of focus are games and e-commerce. He has spearheaded the creation of the firm's games portfolio including investments in King, Playfish (acquired by EA) and Mindcandy. Some of his other investments include iZettle, Just Eat, Notonthehighstreet, Rebtel, Secret Escapes, Shapeways and Trustpilot. Prior to Index, Ben worked at EO plc a financial services startup and with NewMedia Spark as an Investment Manager. He started his career as a consultant at OC&C Strategy Consultants advising clients in retail, media and private equity sectors. He has a Masters degree in Engineering, Economics and Management from Oxford University.

For more info, please follow Ben's blog at: http://www.ben.vc/

Geography

Born:
Wellington, New Zealand
Grew up:
Oxford
Schooled:
Oxford
Worked:
London
Lives:
London

Contact

Office:
London
Assistant:
Nina Moir
nina [at] indexventures [dot] com
Connect:
LinkedIn