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Woodside Capital Hires Chief Strategy Officer and Gaming Industry Managing Director

Posted on May 24th, 2016 · Posted in News

May 24, 2016, East Palo Alto, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announced today that Darrell Kong has joined the firm as Managing Director.. read more

Digital Ad Tech Update: Accelerating Consolidation Ahead

Posted on May 23rd, 2016 · Posted in News

Digital advertising remains one of the fastest growing but least understood investment opportunities in technology today. Driven by audience dynamics, advertising dollars continue to shift from the traditional brand/agency/television/print model.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises Birdstep in Acquisition by Smith Micro

Posted on May 23rd, 2016 · Posted in News

London – April 12, 2016 – Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Birdstep Technology ASA (“BIRD”), in.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises Ekahau RTLS in Acquisition by AiRISTA

Posted on March 21st, 2016 · Posted in News, Press Release

 March 21, 2016, East Palo Alto, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to the Ekahau group.. read more

Semiconductor M&A: The Beginning of the End or the End of the Beginning?

Posted on March 14th, 2016 · Posted in News

March 14, 2016, East Palo Alto, CA — In 2015, we witnessed a remarkable number of very large M&A transactions among semiconductor companies. While the semiconductor industry has aggressively reinvented.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Announces New Research Analysts Hoffman and Zilinsky Join to Cover IoT and Cloud

Posted on March 1st, 2016 · Posted in News

March 1, 2016, Silicon Valley, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces two new research analysts, Matthew Hoffman and Al Zilinsky, have joined the.. read more

WCPAvantus Acts as Exclusive Financial Advisers for Cobolt AB

Posted on December 22nd, 2015 · Posted in News

Palo Alto/London/Stockholm – December 22, 2015 – The German HÜBNER Group and the Swedish Cobolt Group both have signed an agreement that results in Hübner acquiring 100% control of Cobolt’s.. read more

Computer Vision Report Released

Posted on December 22nd, 2015 · Posted in News

Woodside Capital Partners, in collaboration with Tractica, a market intelligence firm that focuses on human interaction with technology, has produced a computer vision report that covers market trends, M&A transactions,.. read more

WCP Research sponsors Structure Conference

Posted on November 10th, 2015 · Posted in News, Uncategorized

WCP Research is a sponsor of Structure Conference where attendees will meet the innovators and thinkers who are building infrastructure for the next decade. At Structure 2015 attendees will hear.. read more

WCP Research sponsors Open Mobile Summit

Posted on November 9th, 2015 · Posted in News

WCP Research is a sponsor at the 8th annual Open Mobile Summit San Francisco 2015 (Nov 9-10th), a two-day event that brings 500 mobile leaders from b2c companies to explore.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Advises Great Wall Semiconductor in Acquisition by Intersil

Posted on October 22nd, 2015 · Posted in News, Press Release

Woodside Capital Partners announces it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Great Wall Semiconductor (GWS), a private technology company developing state-of-the-art power metal-oxide semiconductor field-effect transistor (MOSFET) technology for.. read more

Latest Developments Impacting the Internet of Things

Posted on September 25th, 2015 · Posted in News

In March, Woodside Capital Partners prepared a comprehensive report on the Internet of Things (IoT). In this short update, we focus on a few key developments relating to the consumer.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Report The Cyber Security Market: Poised for Continued Growth and Wave of Consolidation

Posted on September 25th, 2015 · Posted in News

In this report, Woodside Capital Partners looks at the evolution of cyber crimes and how security technology is adapting. We present a market map that shows where many major companies.. read more

Ron Heller speaks at CEO Quest and Silicon Valley Bank conferences

Posted on September 17th, 2015 · Posted in News

Ron Heller, Managing Director at Woodside Capital Partners, spoke at two conferences recently where he discussed current M&A trends and outlook. At an invitation-only conference organized by CEO Quest on.. read more

Cross-Border M&A Market Trends

Posted on August 27th, 2015 · Posted in News

At SV Forum’s Quarterly Venture Breakfast, Rudy Burger, WCP’s Managing Partner, spoke about the trends in Cross-Border M&A Market. At the August 27 event, he also participated in a panel.. read more

WCP Global Report

Posted on August 18th, 2015 · Posted in News

Global Technology M&A Trends and Analysis – 1H 2015 Will mobile Internet ad spending dominate digital ad spending? What’s the forecast for the smart home market? What’s driving the global.. read more

WCPAelios Acts as Exclusive Financial Advisers for aveni® S.A

Posted on July 15th, 2015 · Posted in News, Press Release

PARIS, France – July 15, 2015 – aveni S.A., the developer and manufacturer of market disrupting wet deposition technologies and chemistries for 2D interconnects and 3D TSV packaging, today announced.. read more

Woodside Capital to host “Inside Silicon Valley: Forecasts, M&A” event

Posted on May 4th, 2015 · Posted in News

The hottest new companies continue to come from Silicon Valley – but the story is no longer about new technology. Most of the big success stories over the last decade have.. read more

M&A and the Internet of Things: How Will It Shake Out

Posted on February 24th, 2015 · Posted in News

Woodside Capital Partners Report Internet of Things: How will it shake out? The phenomenon of “The Internet of Things” or “The Internet of Everything” will have its winners and losers.. read more

WCP’s Heller Speaks at SVB Event

Posted on December 18th, 2014 · Posted in News

Ron Heller, WCP Managing Director, spoke at Silicon Valley Bank’s VC Roundtable for Russian investors and bankers on December 5. As part of the “From Series A to Exits: Best.. read more

Seminar covers emerging OpenStack trends

Posted on December 9th, 2014 · Posted in News

OpenStack is becoming a key technology in the future of cloud computing. OpenStack will provide the foundation to enable interoperability and drive adoption of the next stage of cloud computing.. read more

OpenStack Research Report: The Future of Cloud Computing

Posted on November 14th, 2014 · Posted in News

With the availability of robust cloud platforms and applications, enterprises are now free to choose the best possible technology solution to solve their business problems without the constraints imposed by.. read more

TM&A Europe Event to be held on November 20 in London

Posted on October 23rd, 2014 · Posted in News

By invite only, 100-150 key technology thought leaders from growth companies, consolidators, and investment professionals from Europe, USA and Asia to discuss issues of the moment for the M&A industry… read more

Amar Senan Joins Woodside Capital Partners as Managing Director

Posted on October 1st, 2014 · Posted in News

Press Release Brings Technology, Investment Banking, and Management Experience to New Role October 1, 2014, Palo Alto, CA — Woodside Capital Partners International LLC, a global, independent investment bank, announces.. read more

WCP Managing Director Tricia Salinero comments on OpenStack acquisitions

Posted on September 29th, 2014 · Posted in News

In a recent article in The Deal Pipeline on Red Hat Inc.’s acquisition of Irish mobile technology company FeedHenry, Tricia Salinero, managing director, commented on how the number of OpenStack.. read more

WCP Aelios, a Joint Venture between Aelios Finance and Woodside Capital Partners, announces its first M&A transaction

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 · Posted in Uncategorized

First WCP Aelios M&A transaction – three months after officially kicked off September 22, 2014, Palo Alto, CA — WCP Aelios announces it acted as the exclusive financial advisor to.. read more

Digital Advertising Seminar explores industry dynamics

Posted on September 12th, 2014 · Posted in News

AdTech Seminar Recap The dynamics of the advertising technology industry are changing as the industry faces disruption, consolidation and 100% growth. On September 9, 2014, Woodside Capital Partners presented a.. read more

Rudy Burger

Hot M&A Sectors in the Tech Industry

Posted on August 11th, 2014 · Posted in blog, News

Hot M&A Sectors in the Tech Industry Technology M&A is reaching new heights with some individual sectors hotter than others, particularly those sectors that are connecting people to technology to improve.. read more

Woodside Capital Partners Report: Digital Advertising Technology

Posted on August 7th, 2014 · Posted in News

Ad Tech Dynamics: Disruption, Consolidation and 100% Growth For a research report on Digital Advertising Technology, click here Advertising technology is rapidly disrupting the existing advertising industry as brand marketers.. read more

Top 10 Tenets for Tech M&A and Finding a Buyer – Let’s Plan Ahead

Posted on July 31st, 2014 · Posted in blog

There are times in the life of a start-up when it’s the right move to actively look for a buyer. Perhaps you want to make it big through an IPO,.. read more