This excerpt taken from the EBAY 8-K filed Sep 1, 2009.
About Index Ventures
Index Ventures is a leading European venture capital firm active in technology, biotech and clean tech venture investing since 1996. The firm is dedicated to helping top entrepreneurial teams in the Information Technology and Life Science sectors build their companies into market defining global leaders. The firm has offices in Geneva, London and Jersey and focuses on investments from seed through growth stage companies. Indexs portfolio includes Lehigh Technologies Inc., Playfish and Weatherbill and exits of note include MySQL (the worlds most popular open source database recently acquired by Sun), Last.fm (the worlds largest social music platform, recently acquired by CBS) and BioXell (BIOX, floated on the SWX in 2007). Index Ventures was one of the original venture capital backers and owners of Skype. For more information, please visit www.indexventures.com.