Originate is a high-end software development firm & product-based venture fund rolled into one.
Formed in 2007, a unique shared-outcome investment model allows Originate to partner with entrepreneurs, start-ups, and enterprises to rapidly build modern mobile, web, and data technology. Originate invests high-end development, design, and business talent, along with capital, in order to shorten time to market, increase software quality, and help build the right in-house teams for its portfolio partners.
To fully align partners and employees, Originate passes through 20% of the upside it earns in each partnership to the employees that contributed to the success.
Originate operates in 7 cities across the US, Sweden, and China, and employs more than 100 elite software developers and entrepreneurs.