Niklas Zennström

Niklas Zennström
  • Founder
    Atomico

Niklas Zennström is an Internet entrepreneur. He is the Co-Founder Chief Executive Officer Atomico, an international technology venture capital firm. He previously co-founded Joost, Skype and KaZaa, among other companies. Zennström serves as a Board Member for several start-up companies, including FON and Seesmic. In 2006, he was recognized by TIME Magazine as one of its 100 Most Influential People, and has received numerous other awards for entrepreneurship. In 2011, he was awarded a lifetime achievement award by the Oxford Internet Institute. Zennström holds a degree in Business and an MSc Engineering Physics/Computer Science from Uppsala University, Sweden.