Goldman Sachs had sold some of its stake in WeWork even as the investment bank was pitching the coworking company for a highly lucrative IPO mandate. The bank unloaded shares at two earlier fundraising rounds when the WeWork mega-investor SoftBank gave employees and earlier investors a chance to sell their stake, according to a person with knowledge of Goldman's actions.
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #CRE--Building Engines Raises An Additional $12.7 Million to Fuel Continued Growth. : Cash infusion further accelerates development of innovative commercial real estate platform and will help fund additional strategic acquisitions BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Building Engines, the leading operations platform for commercial real estate owners, operators and occupants, today announced a $12.7 million investment led by existing investor, Wavecrest Growth Partners, with participation from River Cities Capital Funds, MassMutual Ventures and Camber Creek Ventures. This investment follows the investor group's initial investment of $26.5 million into Building Engines in 2016.
AUSTIN, Texas, October 14, 2019-- Spindletop Capital Management, a healthcare-focused growth equity firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of James (Jim) H. Henry to the Spindletop Advisory Board. Jim joined PricewaterhouseCoopers in 1981 and was admitted to the partnership in 1991. Most recently, Jim was Managing Partner of the San Francisco area, where PwC's revenue doubled in 6 years. In 2016, Jim also oversaw the Firm's Investment Management Office, where he prioritized the Firm's $1 billion annual investment budget.
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe Names Three New Operating Partners in the Firm's Technology Group NEW YORK, October 10, 2019-- Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS), a leading private equity firm focused exclusively on the technology and healthcare industries, announced today that it has named new Operating Partners, Tim Clifford, Emanuele "Manny" Conti and John Fay. Mr. Clifford brings over 30 years of technology leadership experience to WCAS in a variety of software subsectors including cloud computing, human capital management, education technology, enterprise resource planning and big data analytics.
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, a private equity firm focused on the technology and healthcare industries, has appointed Tim Clifford, Emanuele Conti and John Fay as operating partners. Recently, Clifford was [...]
Arkera, a leading AI-powered, human enhanced, intelligence platform for institutional and corporate...: Arkera, a leading AI-powered, human enhanced, intelligence platform for institutional and corporate clients, today announces the launch of second-generation product, Atlas Live. Arkera is releasing its next-generation product ahead of the IMF's Annual Meeting, held in Washington D.C. 14-20 October 2019.
More than $874 million in fresh funding landed at B2B startups this week across a range of market segments and geographies. An Egyptian firm landed the MENA region's largest-ever seed round, a California company proved U.S.-based alternative small business lending isn't dead with investors and an India startup landed more than half a billion dollars. [...]
Platform will provide insurance carriers and brokers an efficient and effective data-driven approach to write cyber insurance SAN FRANCISCO, September 25, 2019-- Arceo.ai, provider of the leading end-to-end cyber risk analytics and insurance platform, today announced it has secured $37 million in overall funding. The funding was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and Founders Fund with participation from CRV and UL Ventures. In addition, Hemant Shah, founder and former CEO of RMS, the world's leading catastrophe risk modeling company, has joined Arceo's Board of Directors.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Fiddler Labs announced it has raised $10.2 million in Series A funding to accelerate its work building its breakthrough Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine with explainability at its heart. This is critical for businesses looking to...
Cyberfortress Announces $3M Seed Fundraising Round Co-led By Greycroft And Liveoak Venture Partners | Business Wire
SAN ANTONIO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CyberFortress, an insuretech startup focused on protecting e-commerce companies from cyber threats, announces that it has closed a $3 million seed round co-led by Greycroft and LiveOak Venture Partners. The funds will be used to expand its product development team in order to accelerate its product launch in the Texas market, which is anticipated for early 2020. CyberFortress was formed in 2018 to develop a new approach to cyber insurance for small businesses that.