Formation 8

Formation 8 is a venture capital firm that provides financial and strategic capital to early growth smart enterprise and energy technology companies. They support entrepreneurs who seek to transform the most important global industries by solving hard problems with technology solutions. Partnership is in their DNA. Formation 8 value trusted relationships with entrepreneurs, investors, and strategic partners through their global network.

Founded in 2011 by Bon Woong Koo, Brian Koo, Jim Kim, and Joseph Lonsdale, as a partner to young companies, Formation 8’s goal is to create long-term, sustainable value through operational expertise and business development partnerships. Formation 8 leverage their deep and distributed networks to provide the market knowledge, deployment expertise, sales channels, and relationships needed to expand into and thrive in Asia. With local teams in Korea, China and Singapore, Formation 8 connect Silicon Valley start-ups to dynamic multinational corporations in these geographies.

Investments in media include AKA Study, Navdy, NextVR, Shmoop, Yello Mobile, and VentureBeat.


Last updated byAnonymous on March 10, 2020
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