Samsung Venture Investment Corporation

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation

A venture capital and private equity firm investing in small and medium-sized businesses developing new technologies.

Samsung Venture Investment Corporation is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in small and medium-sized businesses developing new technologies that is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea and was founded in 1999 by Samsung as their venture investment arm. According to the companies website (as of November 2019), Samsung Venture Investment Corporation is managing 2,515 billion KRW and has raised 47 investment funds.

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The firm focuses its investments in technologies sectors such as semiconductors, telecommunications, software, big data, cloud computing, virtual reality, augmented reality, artificial intelligence, internet, materials, financial technology, biological engineering, and medical technology.

Notable investments made by the Samsung Venture Investment Corporation include: Perigee, Oxford Semantic Technolgies, NuTonomy, CoolDry, BoxFish, YuMe, Wise Planet, Kateeva, Delta, MindMeld, Scientific Magnets, Kngine, Macatronix Automation, Maluuba, TeraView, Philoptics, and Hims.

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Funded Companies

Company
Description
Industry
Website
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Adicet Bio

Adicet Bio is a biotechnology company creating immune cell therapies for treating cancer and other diseases.

Biotechnology
Menlo Park, California
OpenX (company)

OpenX is a Pasadena, California-based company.

Enterprise software
Pasadena, California
Glooko

Glooko is a Palo Alto, California-based company.

Healthcare
Palo Alto, California
Pluto TV

Pluto TV is a video company.

Video
Plume Design

Plume is a new type of whole home mesh Wi-Fi system that intelligently manages the Internet service for all devices and rooms in the home, maximizing the Wi-Fi network coverage and eliminating dead zones.

Internet service provider
Palo Alto, California
MyMusicTaste

MyMusicTaste is a South Korea-based company.

Website
South Korea
Engrade

Engrade is a learning management system company.

Learning management system
Astute Networks, Inc

Company

Solid Power

Solid Power is a solid-state battery company.

Solid-state battery
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