Velos Partners is a venture capital and private equity firm making growth stage investments in consumer and technology companies that is headquartered in Los Angeles, California and was founded in 2013 by James Bailey, Parminder Basran, Raj Ganguly, and Samrat Ganguly. The firm also has offices in London and Singapore. Notable investments made by Velos Partners include: Silvercar, NJOY, Pong Research, Surf Air, ChowNow, Neurotrek (Thync), Oscar Health, Trumaker & Co., and Aloha.
On April 29, 2014 Velos Partners announced raising $40 million for their debut venture capital fund. The firm was originally aiming to raise $50 million in funding for its first fund.
Just, Inc. (formerly known as Hampton Creek) is a food technology company developing and selling plant based food products around the world.
Cambrian Genomics is a biotechnology company developing technologies to synthesize DNA. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and was founded in 2011.
Trumaker & Co. is a San Francisco-based company.
99.co is a Singapore-based company founded in 2014 by Darius Cheung, Yan Phun and Conor McLaughlin.
Surf Air is a Los Angeles-based company founded in 2013.