We are operators and entrepreneurs who build companies and invest in leaders that disrupt markets.

We are a creator of new businesses.

  • We identify markets with high potential, long-term growth, and good opportunities for investment, partnerships and acquisitions.

  • We develop our own ideas for those selected markets into start-up firms, combining company-building and venture investment under one roof.

  • We are charting our own course, using a market-driven approach to create long-term value in startups.

How We Do It.

  • Twelve31 business development team is composed of professionals with backgrounds in business, application development, consulting and marketing.

  • We research investable themes and markets prior to selecting a target ecosystem.

  • We generate dozens of ideas within the target market opportunity.

  • We then develop a thesis, tests the concept, and then brings in like-minded talent to help execute and scale.

Our Themes

  • We believe in building businesses that meet consumer and business needs based on emerging trends.

  • We pursue themes that have long-term potential,  large scale, and can be transformative to business and consumers.

  • We have explored themes such as eCommerce, Digital Media Technologies, Products, and Distribution channels, Social Networking, SaaS, and Online Marketing.