Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, which started out as a bookstore. Also the space company Blue Origin was his creation. On the New Shepard spacecraft of his company, on July 20, 2021, the billionaire in the company of his younger brother successfully flew into space.
Bezos is currently the chairman of the board of directors in the online retailer. However, in addition to business he is engaged in venture capital investments. His Bezos Expedition Foundation has helped launch or accelerate the development of many projects. For example, the Expedition has funded Twitter, Uber, Airbnb.
38% of the fund's investments are invested in technology companies. 34.2% go to the development of health care. Another 14.7% goes to the consumer sector.
In 2021, Bezos invested in the development of the following companies:
▪️ Overtime sports
▪️ Chipper Cash
▪️ Arrived Homes
P.S.: Venture investments are actively developing, and we are ready to help this. PitchCamp is a venture game project, which is going to invest in 5 startups coming from this Telegram-chanel by the end of this year. Submit your ideas.
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