Formation 8’s Lonsdale named in sexual assault suit: report

By Mark Boslet — 10 months ago

Joe Lonsdale, the co-founder of Palantir and a founding member of Formation 8, came under fire Thursday as news of a sexual assault and harassment suit became public. According to a story on Tech Crunch, the suit was filed last month in U.S. District Court in San Francisco by former Formation 8 intern and Stanford University student Elise Clougherty.


Report: Palantir Technologies Raises $90 Million

By PEHub Administrator — 5 years ago

Palantir Technologies, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based developer of analytics platforms for financial and intelligence clients, has raised $90 million in Series D funding at a $735 million valuation, according to TechCrunch.

Existing shareholder The Founders Fund led the round, and was joined by Youniversity Ventures, Glynn Capital, Ulu Ventures, Jeremy Stoppleman and Ben Ling. No mention of existing shareholders In-Q-Tel or Reed Elsevier Ventures.

The company previously raised around $82 million.