This man has €90 million to invest

The managing director of venture capital firm Act, John Flynn, explains the five things the venture capital firm looks for before making an investment

10th September, 2017
John Flynn, managing director of Act

John Flynn, the managing director of venture capital firm Act, knows about technology. A 25-year veteran of the software industry and technology venture investing, his firm has in the past backed some of Ireland’s hottest businesses including Cubic Tele- com, FeedHenry and Storyful.

Flynn has worked on a string of successful exits including the sale of Cape Clear Software to Workday, eNet to a United States private equity consortium and Stockbyte to Getty...

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