What it’s like to work with us

What is Olam Capital’s Anti-Discrimination and Anti-Harassment Policy? We are committed to a safe work environment in which no member of our startup community is discriminated against on the basis of sexual orientation, race, religion, age, nationality, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will promptly take appropriate remedial action to … Read more

Our terms of investment

How much do you usually invest in a new company? Typically, our initial investment in a startup ranges from $750k to $4 million, but we’ve gone higher and lower in some cases. Currently, our average initial investment is right around $2 million. We’re also very serious about supporting our companies with follow-on investing. In fact, … Read more

Investment process

What is your investment process and how long does it take? These answers vary from company to company, but there are some basic steps everyone goes through. While we often try to move at the pace of the founder, an important rule applies: the less time we have to make a decision, the more conviction … Read more

How we make decisions

At the seed stage, we’re looking for a crazy idea that may have a significant chance of working. These may be “science or innovation experiments.” We want good teams. We look for “A” teams and founders – entrepreneurs who know what they know (and are the best in the world at it) but also know … Read more