Principal, Index Ventures
Tony Zappala joined Index Ventures Index, a leading European venture capital firm active in technology, biotech and clean tech venture investing, in 2005. His principal focus is on innovative web-based business models, advanced components, and communications. He has taken an active role in Index Ventures’ evaluation of investment opportunities in Russia and with the firm’s investment in online store Ozon.ru.
Prior to joining Index Ventures, Mr. Zappala worked for STMicroelectronics, where he was responsible for Mergers & Acquisitions, equity investments and strategy. He previously served as a strategy consultant in London and in Boston for L.E.K. Consulting, working in a number of sectors, including transport, semiconductors and financial services.
Mr. Zappala has a Masters in Electrical and Information Sciences from Christ’s College, Cambridge and an MBA from INSEAD.