February 10, 2021 - WP Global Partners has been awarded a ClearPass. The ClearGlass ClearPass is a symbol of quality, speed, accuracy and transparency in the delivery of data by asset managers to their asset owner clients via ClearGlass.
November 16, 2020 - AliveCor, the leader in AI-based personal ECG technology and provider of enterprise cardiology solutions, today announced their $65 million series E financing led by existing investors OMRON, Khosla Ventures, WP Global Partners, Qualcomm Ventures and Bold Capital Partners. Proceeds from this financing will be used to accelerate growth of AliveCor's remote [...]
January 19, 2021 - The Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) of the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Texas-based Seno Medical Instruments, Inc. (Seno) premarket approval (PMA) for its groundbreaking diagnostic breast cancer imaging technology that helps physicians better differentiate between benign and malignant breast lesions. The company’s Imagio® Breast Imaging [...]
On December 9, 2020, WP Global Partners exited its investment in Postmates. WP Global Partners invested in Postmates in October 2016 alongside The Founders Fund. Postmates is an on-demand service that is transforming “last-mile” delivery. Postmates was acquired by Uber Technologies Inc. in an all-stock transaction in November 2020. The combination of Postmates’ more efficient [...]
On December 1, 2020, WP Global Partners invested in Good Sportsman Marketing Outdoors, Inc. (“GSM”) alongside Gridiron Capital. GSM provides branded accessories and gear for the hunting, sports shooting, and outdoorsman markets.
Jessica Shamshura is actively involved in current and prospective client management and marketing. Prior to joining WP Global Partners, she was a Senior Investment Analyst at Pavilion/Mercer, where she provided analytical support across a variety of clients in areas including asset allocation, performance evaluation, manager research, and special projects. She began her career at Marquette [...]
October 20, 2020 - BrightFarms, a leading next-generation indoor farming company supplying U.S. grocery retailers with packaged salad greens, has secured more than $100 million in debt and new equity capital to support robust expansion plans. The Series E round of funding was led by Cox Enterprises, which now owns a majority stake in the company, [...]
Don Phillips, Chairman and CEO of WP Global Partners, Featured on Boston Private’s Family Office Connections: Private Equity Podcast
October 5, 2020 - Don Phillips , Chairman and CEO of WP Global Partners, joined Richard Perez, Managing Director and Chief Strategist at KLS, a Division of Boston Private for a discussion on the private equity space including making good decisions during difficult times, best practices when developing a private equity investment platform, and considerations [...]
FarmVisionAITM by Illumitex is named an Honorable Mention in Fast Company’s 2020 Innovation by Design Awards
September 30, 2020 - FarmVisionAI received an Honorable Mention from Fast Company’s Innovation by Design Awards 2020 in the Data Design category. The awards, which can be found in the October/November 2020 issue of Fast Company, are one of the most sought-after design awards in the industry. Innovation by Design is the only competition to [...]
September 24, 2020 - SeafoodSource named Australis to its list of Top 25: Seafood Sustainability & Conservation. To compile the list, the SeafoodSource editorial team conducted an extensive nomination and analysis process involving the consultation of a panel of outside experts renowned in the seafood sustainability community. In tandem with the panelists’ recommendations, SeafoodSource also [...]