Brent Hoberman (Mydeco)

Brent co-founded PROfounders Capital in 2009 – an early stage fund backed by entrepreneurs for digital entrepreneurs.  He also founded and is Chairman of, the online interiors site that aims to revolutionise the way we shop and design for our homes and is Chairman of, a direct-from-factory consumer crowd-sourced homewares retailer in theUK.

Most recently alongside PROfounders Capital he joined the board of to help with its launch of person-to-person car sharing.

Prior to, Brent co-founded in April 1998. He was CEO from its inception and the team took the company to profit and gross bookings of over $2bn. acquired 14 businesses after the IPO to supplement the annual growth of the core brand which was over 100% from 1998 – 2004. In 2005 was sold to Sabre for $1.1bn.

Brent is a Governor of University of the Arts College London, is on the ICA Council and a Non- Executive Board Director of Guardian Media Group, TalkTalk PLC and Time Out Group. He is also a YGL and UK Business Trade Ambassador.


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