FI  Baruch Future Ventures

     Office Locations:

87 Graham St., Ste. 160
San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone: 415-742-8133



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Information Technology



    Founded in 2012, Baruch Future Ventures is the family office of venture capitalist Tom Baruch. Baruch has been an investor for more than three decades. At Exxon he managed investments and invested in early-stage companies like Supertex, which went public in 1982 and was bought by Microtech in 2014. Baruch currently invests in early stage companies focused on resource scarce and climate sensitive markets. Tom founded Formation 8 in 2011, a venture capital fund with $950M under management and currently serves as an Emeritus Partner. Currently, he serves on the board of Codexis, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDXS) and numerous privately held companies and public service entities.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Jackson Zhang Principal
    Jason Holt Investment Advisor
    Tom Baruch Managing Director


    Portfolio companies include:

      Biota Technology

      Foro Energy
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      Spark Thermionics

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      Urban Electric Power


      Zero Mass Water


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