4 Models for Funding Corporate Ventures

A growing number of business leaders are placing venture building at the top of their strategic growth priorities. However, in contrast to the well-understood mechanics behind corporate venture capital, there is a lot of uncertainty surrounding the funding of corporate ventures.

This report seeks to provide you with a framework for how to fund corporate ventures, what variables to consider, and finally, four common funding models others are using. 


  • Four common models for funding corporate ventures
  • Tools to assess the level of control, financial risk, and team compensation
  • Real-life examples of how other corporations have financed their ventures
  • Benefits and drawbacks of each model