We invest in seed and early stage ventures that can best leverage our expertise and extensive corporate partnerships. From time to time we deploy capital outside of a typical funding round for later stage companies through SPVs.We believe that the way people and goods move is going to change dramatically over the next two decades. UP.Partners is focused on helping humanity go UP by helping create a more sustainable, accessible future through all forms of mobility. Led by industry experts, we leverage our deep relationships and make early stage investments in world class teams who are building frontier technologies.
UP.Partners invests in movement broadly: from the physically small to the large, on sea, land, air, and space. We place special emphasis on the enabling technologies, often software, that allows these breakthroughs to occur.
Sensing & perception, remote operation, augmented reality, connectivity, cobots
Resource scheduling, supply-chain visibility, package routing, cold chain, last mile delivery
Additive manufacturing, design and production optimization software, simulation & testing
DESIGN & MANUFACTURING
Grid enhancement, low-carbon fuel marketplaces, AI to control small nuclear reactors, charging
On-orbit manufacturing, fueling, planning, trajectory management, earth observation
Electrification, battery intelligence, hypersonic engines, low-emission ship propulsion
Multi-modal trip discovery, pricing, booking, yield management, fulfillment
Digitization of archaic infrastructure and processes, machine learning, data analytics, micropayments, insurance
We invest in seed and early stage ventures that can best leverage our expertise and extensive corporate partnerships.
Our investors and partners are global-large scale companies which move more goods and people every day than anyone else.
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