Francis Vu
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Francis Vu

An investment professional with a background in private equity and venture capital having spent time conducting investments at VU Venture Partners and Pacific Oak LLC with a finance and management degree from Tulane University.

Coyuchi Is Sewing Sustainability Into Home Goods

Coyuchi is a luxury home goods brand that offers sustainable textiles. But can the company sustain its revenue growth as it opens physical stores?

Vengreso’s Productivity Tool Doesn’t Quite Hit the Mark

Vengreso aims to save workers time with its productivity tool, but its execution leaves something to be desired.

What Is an IPO?

Learn what it means for a company to go public through an initial public offering and whether IPOs are good investments.

Juked Founder Ben Goldhaber on Building a Gaming-Centric Social Platform

KingsCrowd interviewed Juked co-founder Ben Goldhaber about how Juked lets esports fans connect in a less toxic environment.

Rhodium Enterprises IPO 2022: A Startup Investor’s Guide

Should you invest in Rhodium Enterprises through Robinhood's IPO Access program? Check out KingsCrowd's data report to help inform your decision.

Rivian IPO 2021: Price, Dates, and All You Need to Know

Robert Scaringe founded the company in 2009 with the purpose of creating vehicles that would not hurt the environment. The…

Valuation: $62,258,677,654
Min Investment: $1
Platform: SoFi
Industry: Transportation, Automotive, Aviation, & Aerospace
S-1 (IPO)

Vaxxinity IPO 2021: Price, Dates, and All You Need to Know

Mei Mei Hu, Lou Reese, and Peter Diamandis founded Vaxxinity with the original idea of developing a Alzheimer's vaccine. The…

Valuation: $2,000,000,000
Min Investment: $1
Platform: Robinhood
Industry: Healthcare & Pharmaceuticals
S-1 (IPO)

Backblaze IPO 2021: Price, Dates, and All You Need to Know

Gleb Budman, Brian Wilson, and Tim Nufire founded Backblaze in 2007. The company will trade under the ticker "BLZE" on…

Valuation: $500,000,000
Min Investment: $1
Platform: Robinhood
Industry: Business Services, Software, & Applications
S-1 (IPO)