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History rhymes rather than repeats

September 2021 issue editorial by James Mawson, editor-in-chief, Global Corporate Venturing

The great Spac mania

Feature: Spacs have emerged as attractive way to score exits but investors recognise the use and abuse of this tool

GCV Digital Forum 2021

Feature: GCV Digital Forum 4.0 review

Semiconductor and AI panel

A Taiwanese industry association and Global Corporate Venturing jointly organised a second semiconductor, artificial intelligence (AI) and quantum computing-themed panel held under Chatham House Rule on July 27, after a similar discussion in late April.

Jeff Herbst, managing partner, GFT Ventures

Last month, Jeff Herbst departed from US-headquartered semiconductor technology provider Nvidia, where he had led its business development activities and corporate venture capital (CVC) unit Nvidia GPU Ventures for two decades starting in 2001.

Families versus institutions in corporate venture capital

Comment by James Mawson, editor in chief, Global Corporate Venturing

Corporate venture capital – here to stay or just another wave ebbing away?

Comment from Patrick Flesner, partner, LeadX Capital Partners

Japanese innovation ecosystem on the rise

Innovative region: Japan

Growing seeds of innovation through strategic corporate venturing

Comment by James Mawson, editor-in-chief, Global Corporate Venturing, Stefan Gabriel, CEO, Hitachi Ventures, Kenichi Funaki, deputy general manager for the corporate venturing office, Hitachi

Penn Medicine plots $5m fund

Penn Medicine and Wharton Social Impact Initiative have launched an investment fund focused on the drivers of health equity.