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Factor[e] Ventures Empowering Emergent Markets

Factor[e] Ventures, like the Avengers, brings together a diverse team of superheroes to tackle global challenges and empower emerging markets with impactful solutions.

  • Like the Avengers, they're a diverse team tackling global challenges with innovation.
  • Founded in Fort Collins, Colorado, they invest in solutions for tough climate and development issues.
  • With investments in 30+ companies across 44 countries, they've created jobs, improved livelihoods, and reduced greenhouse gas emissions.

If Factor[e] Ventures were a cartoon, they'd be like the Avengers, a team of superheroes coming together to tackle the world's biggest challenges. Just like the Avengers, Factor[e] Ventures brings together a diverse team with unique skills and talents, united by a common goal: to make the world a better place.

As it stands out like a superhero among mortals it is on a mission to power impactful solutions in emerging markets.

The Genesis

Imagine a world where challenges are opportunities in disguise. That's the world Factor[e] Ventures thrives in. Founded in Fort Collins, Colorado, Factor[e] Ventures is not an average venture capital firm.

They're an innovation factory, identifying and investing in solutions to some of the world's toughest climate and development problems.

All you need to know about the team

Picture a diverse team of superheroes, each with their own superpowers. Factor[e] Ventures' team is no different. Led by Managing Partner Morgan DeFoort and Partner Tenbite Ermias, this team of global changemakers works tirelessly to accelerate innovation and positively impact economies, environments, and communities.

The impact

Now, think of the impact these superheroes can create. Factor[e] Ventures has invested in over 30 companies across 44 countries, creating over 1425 direct full-time jobs and improving 53 million sustainable livelihoods.

They've reduced greenhouse gas emissions by 3 million metric tons, showing that their impact is as real as it gets. It's definitely worth it to check their portfolio:

Source: Factor[e] Ventures

Funding and future

Just like our favorite cartoon characters, Factor[e] Ventures is always looking toward the future. With 30 investments, their recent news of additional funding includes a €1,000,000 convertible note for InspiraFarms and a $100,000 pre-seed investment in Terralima. Factor[e] Ventures is poised to continue its mission of empowering early-stage technology companies in emerging markets.


In the grand story of startups, Factor[e] Ventures is the hero we all need. With their hands-on support, unwavering commitment, and global impact, they're proving that with the right team and a clear mission, anything is possible.

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Edited by Shruti Thapa