Google Said to Plan Venture Arm

Schachter, Ken
July 2008
Red Herring;7/31/2008, p3
Trade Publication
The article reveals the plan of Google to start a venture capital unit. According to "The Wall Street Journal," chief legal officer David Drummond will head the firm's venture arm. The company, backed by the $1.8 billion in cash flow from operations in the second quarter alone, could create a large footprint in a field where valuations are determined by cyclical market conditions and the demand from venture capitalists.


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