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iSkoot  Acquired by Qualcomm (2010  amount undisclosed )

501 2nd Street, Suite 216
San Francisco, CA 94107
USA
415-684-1011
Website Company Summary Management Team
Management

President/COO/Operations: Jacob Guedalia
Finance: Yosi Shaulson (3/17/08)
Technology: David Guedalia ; Wayne Fenton (6/30/2009)
Sales/Marketing: Alan Coad ; Jake Martin
Board

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures Partner) Izhar Armony (CRV Partner) Miles Gilburne (ZG Ventures Managing Member) Michael Jesselson (Jesselson Capital President)
Advisory board: Paul Reddick (Sprint Nextel) Bruce Crair (Sprint PCS/Cox Communications Former President) Brough Turner (NMS Communications CTO)
Company

Business description: iSkoot brings leading internet services like Skype to mobile handsets around the world, delivering rich consumer experiences with minimal impact on operator networks. iSkoot launched the first and only carrier-grade, carrier-deployed Skype-for-Mobile application in 2006, and now powers the Mobile World Congress award-winning 3 Skypephone currently sold in eight countries on three continents. iSkoot takes advantage of the voice-optimized circuit-switched network for delivery of voice communications, in keeping with its mission to engineer elegant and operator-friendly solutions to the challenge of bringing resource-intensive internet services to mobile handsets.
Partners include: Skype ;  O2 Ireland
Capital

Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Nov 2008   Feb 2007
Capital raised: 32.0M
Last Round: 19.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Qualcomm (2010  amount undisclosed )
VCs include: CRV Khosla Ventures ;  ZG Ventures ;  Jesselson Capital Corp

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Overview
Record updated: Oct 2010
Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2005
Rounds: 3
Recent Fundings: Nov 2008   Feb 2007
Capital Raised: 32.0M
Last Round: 19.0M
Ownership: Acquired by Qualcomm (2010  amount undisclosed )