Sir Richard Branson invests in crowdfunding site Indiegogo
investors announced today include:
- Dan Benton, Andor Capital Management CEO
- Tim Draper, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Founding Partner
- Dawn Lepore, Former Chairman and CEO of Drugstore.com
- Hans Morris, Nyca Partners Founder, Former President of Visa
The company would not disclose the size of the round, but the investors’ participation comes at a time when Indiegogo is experiencing huge growth.
Just in January, the company raised a series B round of $40 million.Read
Branson has also invested in a slew of different start-ups including BitPay, a peer-to-peer bitcoin processor, Hailo, a taxi hailing app and Square, a payment service.