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Announcing our Investment in Branch

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.

Sustainability as a Mission, Not a Vertical

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.

MIT VC & Innovation Conference – Keynote

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.

Formation 8 Welcomes Joel Sng as Partner

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.

Hello World

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.

Why We Invested in Glow

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.

On The Founding And Mission of OpenGov

Technology is not reaching its full potential, but we think that world-changing applications are closer (and different) than people realize.

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