History, Dealing with Success, Operational Debt, and the S-curve that makes the next decade really important
Formation 8 is proud to lead the early-stage round in Branch. Branch will apply cutting-edge machine learning to the data available on smartphones to enable access to credit to millions of people around the world.
Jim Kim recently gave the keynote speech at the 2015 Cleantech Forum in San Francisco, where he shared lessons learned from past bubbles, current investment trends in the area, and how Formation 8’s investment thesis translates into building great companies in all sectors.
Joe Lonsdale recently shared his perspective on entrepreneurship: “Great entrepreneurs see the world with a positive sum mindset.”
We are pleased to announce that Lior Susan has joined Formation 8.
At Formation 8, we believe contrarian thinking is key to unlocking new opportunities. Watch Jim Kim’s talk on hard problems, contrarian thinking and building transformational companies.
We are thrilled to announce that Joel Sng has joined Formation 8. Joel is a talented Singapore-based investor who brings deep experience and an incredible network of entrepreneurs around the world to the firm.
We are excited to announce our new fund. Thank you to the friends, old and new, who supported us as we embark on this next chapter in our firm’s history.
The team blends some of the top tech and data-science expertise from both the U.S. and China and we truly believe in their mission: providing women with insights into their health.
The reality is technologists hold great power in the world, and not only does big industry need our help right now, but so do a lot of the most important causes.