Alpha Venture Partners Portfolio and VC Partner News


HPE Shopping Spree Continues With Purchase of Cloud Technology Partners

Sept. 5, 2017

We are pleased (and cautiously optimistic) to announce that our portfolio company, Cloud Technology Partners, has agreed to be acquired by Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Congratulations to Chris Greendale and the entire team at CTP!




China ride-hailing firm DiDi backs Uber rival Careem

Aug. 7, 2017

DiDi Chuxing, China’s largest ride-hailing firm, has invested in Middle East online taxi service Careem in a new partnership deal that marks Didi’s latest international expansion against rival Uber. The two companies said they would cooperate on smart transportation technology, product development and operations.




Twitter’s most powerful female engineer heads to Outcome Health

Aug. 28, 2017

Twitter’s former vice president of engineering, Nandini Ramani, has joined Outcome Health as its chief engineering officer. Ramani, who was ranked one of the world’s most powerful female engineers, joined Outcome Health earlier this month. “I love the mission-driven aspects of health care and also the re-energizing of an industry,” she told CNBC.




42 Questions with Alpha Venture Partners

Aug. 28, 2017

In this 42 Questions, Steve Brotman reveals the secret of how smaller VCs can be bigger players in B, C & D rounds.




Bleu Capital: Capitalizing on a Changing Retail Landscape

Aug. 17, 2017

Bleu Capital is a seed stage, micro VC with offices in San Francisco and New York City. Bleu leverages their team’s strong experience in international retail and distribution to provide unique insights and support to their portfolio of 10 companies.