W Capital Partners

Contact Details

W Capital Partners
Main Office
One East 52nd Street 5th Floor
New York, New York 10022
Phone: +1 (212) 561-5240
Fax: +1 (212) 561-5241

Corporate Profile

Registration country: 
United States
Company type: 
Secondaries private equity firm
Overview 
W Capital acquires private equity investments primarily from private equity firms, financial institutions and corporations. Our experience, reputation and resources make us an ideal choice for private equity investors who desire to sell or restructure their direct investment portfolios. By working with W Capital, private equity investors can generate liquidity from highly illiquid assets, make distributions to limited partners, reallocate assets into new strategic areas and eliminate follow-on capital requirements for portfolio companies. Our team, relationships and capital resources allow us to be a value-added investor and partner to our portfolio companies. Our team has over 100 years of experience at leading private equity firms, venture capital firms, investment banks and operating companies.

Funds managed / advised

Fund Curr Amount Fund type Year Status
W Capital Partners LP USD 250,000,000 secondaries 2004 Final Closing
W Capital Partners II LP USD 700,000,000 secondaries 2008 Final Closing

Investment Preferences

Investment stage: Venture capital, growth capital or buyout stage companies
Industry focus: Financial Services, Business Services, Industrial, Consumer, Retail, Energy, Technology and Healthcare

Sample Investments

Company Profile Amount Industry Ctry Stage Date
AAI Acquisition Inc Aerospace & Defence US
AOptix Technologies Inc Electronic Equipment US Series D 20th Mar 2009
Access Data Corp Computer Services US
Active-Semi Inc Semiconductors US
American Traffic Solutions Inc Electronic Equipment US
Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc Pharmaceuticals US
Ancestry.com Inc Ancestry.com is the world’s largest online resource for family history. Internet US
Artemis Medical Medical Equipment US
Ascent Energy Inc Independent natural gas and oil company. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production US
AudienceScience Inc Software US
Bay Microsystems Inc Developer of network processors and systems for 40Gbps multi-protocol internetworking. Telecommunications Equipment US
BigFix Inc Software US
Blackboard Inc Blackboard is a pioneering global educational software company. Software US
Brainshark Inc A multimedia company focused on delivering solutions for rich-media communication. Media Agencies US
CAMP Systems International Inc Leading provider of subscription-based maintenance tracking information services to the corporate aviation market. US
Coinmach Corp Specialised Consumer Services US
CollegeNET Inc Internet US
Color Spot Nurseries Inc Farming & Fishing US
CompBenefits Corp Health Care Providers US
Conduit Ltd Software IL

Current employees

Name Job title Office
Simon Harris Associate New York
Blake Heston Senior Associate New York
Alison Killilea New York
John Lambrech Chief Financial Officer New York
Erica Macedo Finance Associate New York
Joe Migliorino Finance Manager New York
Robert J Migliorino Managing Director New York
Kyle Morgan Associate New York
Katie Stitch Senior Associate New York
Lilly To Office Manager & Executive Assistant New York
David S Wachter Managing Director New York
Stephen Wertheimer Managing Director New York

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