Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm Future Ventures has launched with a $200m fund.
The vehicle will invest in frontier technologies across diverse industries including:
– machine intelligence,
– sustainable mobility,
– the future of food,
– computational biology,
– high-performance computing,
– aerospace, etc.
Co-founded by Steve Jurvetson and Maryanna Saenko, Future Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in entrepreneurs forging the future. With a track record in new markets, the firm works with companies from their earliest stages.
Jurvetson is known as an early leader in identifying and backing industry-redefining companies like Tesla, SpaceX, Planet, Nervana, Mythic, and Memphis Meats.
Saenko has a background as a research engineer and venture capital experience from prior roles at leading firms including:
– Principal at Khosla Ventures
– Senior Associate at DFJ
– Investment Partner at Airbus Ventures.
Have a look at their bios here.