San Francisco, CA-based venture capital firm Obvious Ventures launched.
Co-founded by Ev Williams (who told the story on a post on Medium here), James Joaquim, and Vishal Vasishth, the firm typically invests within the following categories:
– Sustainable Systems,
– People Power, and
– Healthy Living.
The portfolio of nine investments includes the following startups: Flux, Loup, MagicLeap, BeyondMeat, Breezeworks, Workpop, Zepayroll, Miyoko’s Kitchen and Olly.
Sami Inkinen, Venture Partner, and Virginia Sapp, Operations Manager are also part of the teasm while advisors include Biz Stone, Dean Kamen, Andrew Shapiro and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, among others.