Friday, February 24, 2017
Tinder's Mateen Makes Angel Investment In FOSSA
Justin Mateen, the co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Los Angeles-based Tinder, is one of the seed investors in FOSSA, a developer of open source license management software. FOSSA said Thursday that it has raised $2.2M in a seed funding round, which came from Bain Capital Ventures, along with angels Marc Benioff (Salesforce), Steve Chen (YouTube), Jaan Tallinn (Skype), Amr Awadallah (Cloudera), as well as Justin Mateen (Tinder). FOSSA's customers include SolarCity, SmartThings, NPM, and IronSource. The company is based in San Francisco.