About Talu Ventures
In late 2012, when we, the three successors of CM Capital, started down the path of naming the new company, we knew we wanted to break the stoic model of arranging the founders’ names in some fashion to highlight the all-mighty principals. Instead, the new company name should represent our vision toward leadership, partnership and empowerment. Ultimately, we see ourselves as a community of investment professionals and advisors that are here to guide our portfolio companies to achieve the greatest success possible.
As we meandered our way through our local history, we found ourselves exploring various indigenous Australian words. We were surprised to learn that much of the dialect of the aboriginal tribes of Brisbane and surrounds has long been lost. But curiously that only made it more interesting for us to delve further.
Based on the work of F.J. Watson published in the Journal of the Royal Geographic Society of Australasia (Queensland) around 1943, it seems that there were four main tribes that occupied South East Queensland, and of these the Yugurabul tribe occupied the basins of the Brisbane and Caboolture Rivers… Continue reading about Talu Ventures here.