Venture Capital Investors

Formation 8

Formation 8 is a VC investing group that backs technology-based companies.

Venture Investor Overview

Venture Investor
Formation 8
Status
InActive
Activity Level
Industry Focus
Biopharmaceutical
Networking
Software

Contact Information

Contact
Joseph Lonsdale
Title
Partner
Mailing Address
501 2nd St. 300
San Francisco, CA 94107
USA
Email Address

Background Information

Overview
Formation 8 is a venture capital firm focused on investments in information technology and energy technology businesses. The firm invests in companies that solve hard problems with technology solutions applicable to global markets. The team offers top young companies the market knowledge, deployment expertise, sales channels, and relationships needed to expand into and thrive in Asia.
Profile
Formation 8 LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Formation 8 Company Twitter Account
Company News
Formation 8 News
Facebook
Formation 8 on Facebook
YouTube
Formation 8 on YouTube
Last Transaction
9/9/2021

Transaction History

Our records indicate that Formation 8 invested in the VC transactions listed below. Dollar amounts are for the entire raise, which may include other investors.

Company
Date
Amount
9/9/2021
$200,000,000
7/21/2021
$44,000,000
2/24/2021
$75,000,000
5/28/2020
$46,000,000
10/28/2019
$40,000,000
9/17/2019
$33,500,000
4/9/2019
$170,000,000
7/26/2018
$10,000,000
6/22/2018
$17,000,000
2/21/2018
$19,100,000
1/20/2018
$123,000,000
1/17/2018
$15,000,000
8/23/2017
$12,700,000
1/19/2017
$15,000,000
11/11/2016
$14,000,000
10/20/2016
$5,000,000
10/6/2016
$8,000,000
9/23/2016
$15,000,000
8/11/2016
$66,000,000
6/2/2016
$8,500,000
5/11/2016
$50,000,000
4/1/2016
$9,000,000
3/18/2016
$3,800,000
2/18/2016
$10,500,000
2/17/2016
$30,000,000
1/20/2016
$40,000,000
1/7/2016
$100,000,000
12/15/2015
$47,000,000
12/4/2015
$3,500,000
11/17/2015
$26,000,000
11/12/2015
$30,500,000
11/6/2015
$26,000,000
11/6/2015
$3,600,000
10/27/2015
$7,400,000
10/27/2015
$6,600,000
10/22/2015
$15,000,000
10/20/2015
$16,000,000
10/20/2015
$3,400,000
10/15/2015
$25,000,000
10/14/2015
$10,600,000
10/14/2015
$3,200,000
10/1/2015
$7,000,000
9/30/2015
$16,000,000
9/17/2015
$5,500,000
9/11/2015
$10,000,000
8/26/2015
$7,000,000
8/19/2015
$7,000,000
7/30/2015
$25,000,000
7/29/2015
$50,000,000
7/22/2015
$20,000,000
7/16/2015
$35,000,000
5/14/2015
$3,500,000
5/7/2015
$14,200,000
5/7/2015
$15,059,869
5/1/2015
$3,000,000
4/16/2015
$20,000,000
4/14/2015
$100,000,000
4/1/2015
$900,000
3/31/2015
$8,499,900
3/31/2015
$7,000,000
3/31/2015
$7,900,200
3/20/2015
$3,000,000
3/19/2015
$38,000,000
3/12/2015
$29,350,000
3/2/2015
$11,000,000
2/3/2015
$50,000,000
2/3/2015
$7,000,000
2/2/2015
$15,340,000
1/28/2015
$8,000,000
1/21/2015
$25,300,000
12/5/2014
$2,500,000
11/18/2014
$6,000,000
10/6/2014
$2,150,000
10/1/2014
$17,000,000
9/26/2014
$13,500,000
9/23/2014
$15,500,000
9/23/2014
$54,700,000
9/18/2014
$37,000,000
9/12/2014
$5,200,000
9/8/2014
$8,500,000
8/8/2014
$15,000,000
7/11/2014
$2,615,974
6/30/2014
$8,229,000
6/27/2014
$50,000,000
6/17/2014
$8,200,000
6/17/2014
$2,000,000
5/20/2014
$15,000,000
5/15/2014
$15,000,000
5/14/2014
$80,000,000
5/13/2014
$4,200,000
4/29/2014
$3,000,000
4/24/2014
$19,000,000
4/11/2014
$6,000,000
1/9/2014
$13,000,000
12/13/2013
$75,000,000
12/10/2013
$20,500,000
11/15/2013
$10,100,000
11/8/2013
$1,140,000
10/9/2013
Unknown
9/18/2013
$34,000,000
9/17/2013
Unknown
8/24/2013
$1,100,000
7/4/2013
$4,000,000
6/30/2013
$1,250,400
6/27/2013
$1,400,000
6/18/2013
$16,000,000
6/5/2013
$14,500,000
3/27/2013
$1,250,000
7/26/2012
$14,500,000

 


Investor Contacts

Title
Name
Email & Social
Partner
Lae Jang
  Lae Jang LinkedIn Profile  Lae Jang Twitter Account  Lae Jang News  Lae Jang on Facebook
Partner
James Kim
  James Kim LinkedIn Profile  James Kim Twitter Account  James Kim News  James Kim on Facebook
Partner
Brian Koo
  Brian Koo LinkedIn Profile  Brian Koo Twitter Account  Brian Koo News  Brian Koo on Facebook
Partner
Joseph Lonsdale
  Joseph Lonsdale LinkedIn Profile  Joseph Lonsdale Twitter Account  Joseph Lonsdale News  Joseph Lonsdale on Facebook
Partner
Shirish Sathaye
  Shirish Sathaye LinkedIn Profile  Shirish Sathaye Twitter Account  Shirish Sathaye News  Shirish Sathaye on Facebook

 


Funds

Our database includes the following fund closing(s) for Formation 8. If we are missing funds, please contact us.

Fund Description
Vintage Date
Fund Amount
Eclipse Ventures Fund I
8/26/2015
$125,000,000
Formation8 Partners Fund II
12/3/2014
$500,000,000
Formation8 Partners Fund I
4/11/2013
$448,000,000

 


Portfolio Companies

Formation 8 has invested in the companies below, according to our database records. If we are missing a portfolio company, please let us know.

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