Wildfires, melting ice sheets, extreme weather events, the United Nations’ climate change report—take your pick; the message is clear: Climate change is a global imperative that requires less discussion and more action. But what exactly is being done, and whose responsibility is it?
Lindener founded an in-house company builder at Airbus but now wants to share what he learned from that experience.
How do you create a successful corporate venture capital firm (CVC)? TDK Ventures shows that invention can come from within.
Mach49 appointed as aventure studio of the Corporate Venture Launchpad, a programme sponsored by the Singapore Economic Development Board
Californian corporate innovation consultancy Mach49 is bolstering its presence in Europe, after seeing growing demand in the region from large companies wanting to transform and digitise in the wake of the covid pandemic.
Mach49 announces additional expansion in Europe to support client momentum and executive team growth with new hires Nils Beers and Balint Kelen.
Mach49 partners with leading multinationals to build their own internal incubators and accelerators to drive organic growth. The team also helps global businesses design and launch their internal corporate venture capital (CVC) activities — investing, partnering, and M&A.
It was there that he learned about corporate venture capital, and met Paul Holland, a longtime venture capitalist who as VC-in-residence at growth incubator Mach49 had been helping corporate VCs invest a little Silicon Valley magic into their operations.
Linda Yates, chief executive of Silicon Valley incubator Mach49, said the growth in CVCs is driven by corporations recognising the need for speed in seizing the best investment opportunities.
Linda Yates, Founder & CEO, Mach49
With a background spanning multiple global industries, Mark has unrivalled expertise in innovation and digital transformation, business process optimization, human capital development, and business model transformation," said Linda Yates, CEO and Founder of Mach49. "He will play a critical role at Mach49 helping clients realize their venture building aspirations.
As climate change continues to impact natural resources, like water, Mach49's clients continue to find new ways to act as corporate stewards for additional climate innovation.
Mach49 appointed as a venture studio of the Corporate Venture Launchpad, a programme sponsored by the Singapore Economic Development Board