BP Ventures is the corporate venture arm of BP. The firm identifies and invests in private, high growth, game-changing technology companies, accelerating cutting edge innovations across the entire energy spectrum. The firm is primarily focused on investing in the emerging technologies in oil and gas exploration and production and downstream conversion processes. In addition, it has a renewed strategic focus on five key areas: bio & low carbon products, carbon management, power & storage, advanced mobility and digital transformation. It was founded in 2006 and has offices in London, United Kingdom; San Francisco, California; Houston, Texas; Singapore,Singapore and Shanghai, China.