WI Harper VP Fangfang Zhu recognized for her achievements in early stage investments at the 9th Silicon Valley High-Tech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit

From: Silicon Valley Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum SVIEF Sept 11, 2019 From September 7 to 8, 2019, the 9th Silicon Valley High-Tech Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit (Silicon Valley High-Creation Conference) was successfully held at the Santa Clara Convention and Exhibition Center. At this summit, WI Harper’s Healthcare Vice-President Fangfang Zhu was awarded the SVIEF “Dune”…

Three of WI Harper’s portfolio companies have made the 2019Venture50 preliminary evaluation list: EdiGene, Histo Pathology, CreditX

Three of WI Harper’s portfolio companies have made the 2019Venture50 preliminary evaluation list: EdiGene, Histo Pathology, CreditX Source: WI Harper Group  The 2019Venture50 preliminary evaluation list was just released.  Since its launch earlier this April, Venture50 has attracted 7000+ projects to participate in the 2019 selection. Up until now, hundreds of investment institutions and nearly…

ViSenze Innovator Spotlight: Embolden

Posted by ViSenze 04-September-2019 High return rates have long been one of the core problems of online fashion sellers, with preference-based reasons like fit, size, and style driving around 72 percent of returns. One way of solving this problem is by providing customers with high-quality visuals to bridge the gap between their expectations on clothes and reality. Embolden, a…

Taiwanese startup Kdan Mobile raises $5M Series A for its cloud-based content creation tools

Kdan Mobile, a Taiwanese startup that makes cloud-based software for content creators, announced a $5 million Series A today, raised from investors including W.I. Harper Group, Darwin Venture Management and Accord Ventures. Founded in 2009, the Tainan City startup says its products have been downloaded more 120 million times, with about 40% of its customers…

Dating app Coffee Meets Bagel raises $12 million

Online dating app Coffee Meets Bagel has raised $12 million in funding from a United Kingdom-based venture capital firm and a group of women investors.  The round was led by new investor Atami Capital. Other backers include GingerBread Capital, led by Linnea Roberts; Shannon Gran;, Kheng Lian Ho and Helen Schwab, as well as return investors DCM Ventures, Wi Harper and Quest Venture Partners,…

Netflix Orders Docu-Series on Anitta, Brazilian Music and Social Star, From Shots Studios (EXCLUSIVE)

Anitta, currently Brazil’s biggest pop star and social-media personality, will be the subject of a Netflix original unscripted series set to debut globally in 2018. “Vai Anitta” (“Go Anitta”) promises “unrestricted and uncensored” access to the 25-year-old international superstar, going behind the scenes at her shows in Brazil and traveling around the world, following her…