James McManus handles accounting functions for various WP Global funds. Prior to joining WP Global, he worked as a tax senior in the asset management group at Deloitte Tax LLP. Mr. McManus holds a B.S. in Economics from the College of Charleston and Masters of Accountancy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is also Certified [...]
On June 22, 2018, WP Global Partners invested in Excelin Home Health alongside Corinthian Capital. Excelin Home Health is a provider of skilled home healthcare services in Texas and California. Services include skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and hospice care.
September 12, 2018 - Australis Aquaculture, LLC announced that it has sold its land-based US barramundi aquaculture business located in Turner Falls, MA to Great Falls Aquaculture, LLC. According to Australis founder and CEO, Josh Goldman, “This was a strategic decision that allows Australis to focus on the expansion of our marine aquaculture operations in [...]
On July 9, 2018, WP Global invested in Accommodations Plus International (“API”) alongside ClearPoint Investment Partners. API is the leading provider of crew accommodations and crew logistics services. API has a network of 100,000 hotels in 700+ cities. The company books more than six million room nights a year. API services 20,000 crew members globally every [...]
Katherine Canning handles accounting functions for various WP Global funds. Prior to joining WP Global Ms. Canning was an Investment Accountant at SS&C’s Private Capital Group. Her earlier positions include Senior Private Equity Accountant at Northern Trust Corporation and Tax Accountant at John R. Waters & Company. Ms. Canning holds a B.A. in Economics from [...]
On June 1, 2018, WP Global Partners invested in R4 Technologies alongside Pilot Growth Equity. R4 is an artificial intelligence platform that identifies the patterns of its enterprise customers’ data, provides insights into such patterns, and implements changes directly to customers’ business systems based on these insights to improve operations.
On May 25, 2018, WP Global Partners invested in Trace Genomics alongside Stage 1 Ventures. Trace Genomics is a pathogen testing and data analysis company for soil health.
On April 30, 2018, WP Global invested in Systems Control alongside Comvest Investment Partners. Systems Control is a designer and manufacturer of customized, highly engineered control panels and equipment enclosures for the electric transmission and distribution industry.
Beto Durón is actively involved in sourcing and investment diligence for private equity funds, secondaries, and co-investments and assists with portfolio management and industry research. Previously, Mr. Duron worked in the Technology Investment Banking group at RBC Capital Markets. He holds a B.B.A. in Accounting from The University of Texas at El Paso.
On January 3, 2018, Upstream Rehabilitation (“Upstream”), a company sponsored by lead investor Revelstoke Capital Management (“Revelstoke”), completed the acquisition of Drayer Physical Therapy (“Drayer”). As part of the transaction, Upstream completed a re-financing that allowed for a one-time distribution to investors. Upstream is an operator of outpatient physical therapy clinics in the Southeastern United [...]