Intel Capital, Intel's global investment organization, makes equity investments in innovative technology start-ups and companies worldwide. Intel Capital invests in a broad range of companies offering hardware, software, and services targeting enterprise, home, mobility, health, consumer Internet, semiconductor manufacturing and cleantech. Since 1991, Intel Capital has invested more than US$9.5 billion in over 1,050 companies in 47 countries. In that timeframe, 175 portfolio companies have gone public on various exchanges around the world and 241 were acquired or participated in a merger. In 2009, Intel Capital invested US$327 million in 107 investments with approximately 50 percent of funds invested outside the U.S. and Canada.
For more information on Intel Capital and its differentiated advantages, visit www.intelcapital.com.
Doughty Hanson is a leading investor in European technology companies. Doughty Hanson invest in exceptional entrepreneurs and management teams that have the passion, commitment and vision to conceive great ideas and build global businesses. Our investment strategy targets companies that develop sophisticated and proprietary technologies and focuses on three industry sectors: internet software, mobile communications and clean energy technology.
Typically, we lead investments in technology start-ups and continue our commitment and support throughout the growth cycle of a successful business. Our financial support and proven expertise in strategy development, customer acquisition and international expansion planning help create meaningful value for the companies we back.
Noor Financial Investment Company
Noor Financial Investment Company is a Kuwaiti company, engaged in investment activities and financial services primarily in Kuwait, the Middle East, Asia, and other emerging markets. Noor provides a broad range of financial services, which include advisory services, underwriting, syndications and asset management. Noor follows a diversified investment strategy with major investments in private equity and direct investments in the capital markets. Noor actively invests in the Kuwaiti capital markets and also diversifies its investments through the international capital markets, which include other GCC countries, emerging markets such as Pakistan, China and India, and also limited exposure in the developed markets of the US and Europe.