“You think you know me, don’t you?” Sean Parker asks Eduardo Saverin towards the end of The Social Network. (...)
"I grew up quite nerdy and wasn't the most popular guy in school. But I was incredibly impassioned to change the world around me. I have an optimistic view of the world, I don't want to just sit back and watch. Any problems around me that I see, I try [...]
Jumio Inc. won court permission to tap part of a $3.7 million bankruptcy lifeline from Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
Jumio, a venture-backed identity verification business, filed for bankruptcy with a plan to sell itself to Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
Jumio, the Andreessen Horowitz-funded mobile and online credentials authentication business, whose technology can scan and read information from payment cards and IDs, says that its U.S. business has begun voluntary Chapter 11 proceedings in the U.S. Show More Summary
Jumio, an identity-verification startup we first covered way back in 2011, has agreed to sell the majority of its assets to a new company set up by backer and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin as part of a bankruptcy procedure. Jumio launched initially in October 2011 as a way for retailers to verify ID and accept […]
The BI Intelligence Content Marketing Team covers news & research we think you would find valuable. Indian e-commerce site Hopscotch has secured $13 million in a Series C round of investing led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. Saverin...Show More Summary
Hopscotch, an India-based e-commerce service focused on mums and founded by a former Diapers.com executive, has closed a $13 million Series C round led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. Read More
Purch just announced that it has acquired ShopSavvy, the mobile shopping startup backed by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. Purch was formerly known as TechMediaNetwork and operates sites including Tom’s Guide and AnandTech. TheShow More Summary
If you had hoped to nab another Facebook co-founder after Mark Zuckerberg took the plunge, you just lost your final chance. Eduardo Saverin has confirmed (on Facebook, naturally) that he married Elaine Andriejanssen on June 27. "I am incredibly happy and thankful to have married the love of my life,...
The Brazilian-born billionaire tied the knot in June
Prolific startup investor Eduardo Saverin places yet another bet on the Asian tech community.
It seems that Facebook co-founder and billionaire Eduardo Saverin is putting the money he saved by denouncing his US citizenship to use in an elaborate multi-million dollar wedding to Miss Singapore Universe 2009 Rachel Kum. Saverin was highly criticized for denouncing his US citizenship in what many considered a financial move. Show More Summary
You know Mark Zuckerberg, and if you've seen The Social Network, you're familiar with Eduardo Saverin. Then there's Dustin Moskovitz, as well as Chris Hughes, owner of the New Republic. But the fifth figure in the birth of Facebook isn't listed on its founders page, even if Wikipedia calls him...
99.co, a property rental and sales site that launched in Singapore last November, has scored a deal of its own after closing $2 million in funding from Sequoia and Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. The round values the young startup at $10 million. Read More
Eduardo Saverin, most famous for cofounding Facebook before getting booted out by Mark Zuckerberg, now has his sights set on transportation startups. On Tuesday a Texas-based startup called Silvercar announced it has raised a $14 million Series B round led by Saverin and Velos Partners, the Wall Street Journal reported. Show More Summary
Eduardo Saverin made his billions as one of the co-founders of Facebook. But for a man who help pioneer the modern era of social networking, Saverin sure does hate talking to other people. According to Forbes, Saverin was the lead Series...Show More Summary
Airport car rentals may not be as cool as Facebook, but that hasn't stopped one of Facebook's cofounders from investing in the space. Silvercar, an Austin, Texas-based startup working to provide a car rental experience "that doesn'tShow More Summary
Unlike other car-oriented startups, Silvercar is more like a traditional car-rental business.
Silvercar is taking a bit of a contrarian approach to changing airport car rentals. The company, which launched in Dallas nearly two years ago, isn’t trying to make car rentals cheaper, but trying to make them better thanks to an awesome mobile app and generally higher-quality vehicles. Read More