Technology PPGV is focused on technologies that fuel creativity and improve quality of life. We remain fascinated with tools that facilitate image processing and empower designers. PPGV is also engaged with technologies that enhance energy efficiency and stewardship of our environment.
Cleantech PPGV is determined to counteract climate change in any way we can and believes supporting the growth of renewable energy industries is crucial. Toward this end we have donated our time to the US DOE’s Sunshot Initiative to inspire and finance new clean energy companies, by judging competitions and mentoring entrepreneurs. We have also made meaningful investments in the space, including California-based Sungevity and BrightCurrent.
Media PPGV feels passionately that there is little so linked to the quality of human life as much as the free flow of ideas, literature, music, art, theater and film. In the context of rapidly changing business models for media delivery, particularly for news and music, PPGV seeks to invest in technologies and strategies that keep these arenas rich and vital.
Health Care PPGV is committed to the modernization of the US health care system—from care delivery to efficiency of processing. We actively invest in medical technologies and therapies associated with a higher future standard of care. We advise and consult to those with unique visions for improvement of the U.S. health care system and those who present ideas for higher quality, lower cost and more universal delivery of health services.
Education PPGV seeks to encourage new ideas on education at every level. We are excited about those organizations that bring meaningful experiences to children and teenagers that inform their careers and life choices. From tools, to publishing, to content delivery, we see this sector as one still in its early stages and as one that will reward new thinking and investment.
Entrepreneurial Finance PPGV expects financial services to remain a rapidly evolving sector and we are engaged with managers and product developers with novel solutions to investment problems. We are focused on products that allow for more efficient diversification, greater international participation, access to credit and free movement of funds. We advise clients on the most efficient and modern methods to manage their platforms and seek outperformance. In particular, we are well-versed in Asian products and non-traditional asset categories.
Consumer Goods PPGV is passionate about the potential for innovative strategies and novel products to transform the consumer experience. Our team has decades of experience in this arena and a diversity of case studies to reference in guiding clients. We have focused our research on US and Asian supply and distribution chains.
Business Services PPGV believes that service organizations play a vital role in the global economy. They make businesses more flexible and efficient, and allow organizations to focus on their core arena of competence. We have been active in service business supporting health care, financial services, and the legal industry.
Industrial and Building Materials PPGV sees a growing opportunity to acquire assets from industrial holding companies that own broad portfolios. We find many situations where new leadership, business discipline and improved technology can breathe life and enhance profitability of businesses.