TruTag Technologies, Inc. is committed to developing the most effective product authentication and brand protection solution to address the trillion-dollar problem of counterfeit and diverted goods. TruTag has garnered some exceptional partnerships with organizations that share our commitment. To learn more about some of our partners, please see below.
TruTag is a privately-held company headquartered in Emeryville, California with operations in Kapolei, Hawaii (20 miles west of Honolulu), Pennsylvania and the United Kingdom. The company is backed by venture capital funds, investment firms and strategic partners in the Asia-Pacific region.
Pangaea Ventures invests in start-up companies that use advanced materials to make our world better. Established in 2000, Pangaea believes that breakthroughs in advanced materials are becoming increasingly important for companies to excel in almost any market. Pangaea’s current fund is focused on supporting companies commercializing advanced materials and advanced material process innovations within energy, electronics, health, and sustainability. Pangaea’s offices in Vancouver, BC and Phoenix, AZ give us a broad geographic reach across North America. Additionally, Pangaea’s Strategic Limited Partner relationships in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East open doors for our portfolio companies to access global markets, supply chains, and manufacturing opportunities.
Happiness Capital is a global venture capital firm based in Hong Kong. We currently have investments in the US, Europe, Israel, China and Hong Kong. Our mission is to make the world a happier place by investing in startups and VC funds that are committed to the same mission as ours. We aim to grow a Super Happiness ecosystem in which our invested companies and VC funds continue to co-create a happier world together with us. Happiness Capital is part of the LKK Health Products Group, a Hong Kong-based corporation, which was established by the Lee Kum Kee Family in 1992. LKKHPG operates diversified businesses in Chinese herbal health products, Chinese herbs plantation and trading, property investment, and venture capital for startups.
WuXi AppTec Group is a leading global pharmaceutical, medical device open-access capability, and technology platform company with global operations. As an innovation-driven and customer-focused company, WuXi AppTec Group provides a broad and integrated portfolio of services to help our worldwide customers and partners shorten the discovery and development time and lower the cost of drug and medical device R&D through cost-effective and efficient solutions. With its industry-leading capabilities in small molecule R&D and manufacturing, cell therapy and gene therapy R&D and manufacturing, and medical device testing, WuXi platform is enabling more than 3,000 innovative collaborators from more than 30 countries to bring innovative healthcare products to patients, and to fulfill WuXi AppTec Group’s dream that “every drug can be made and every disease can be treated.”
Presidio Ventures is the corporate venture capital arm of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the world’s leading integrated trading companies. With offices in Silicon Valley and Boston, Presidio Ventures has invested in more than 160 companies over the past twenty years. Our expansive network of Sumitomo affiliates and subsidiaries, including Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (SCOA) across North and South America, helps tailor support for start-ups, ensuring that new companies can succeed from early-stage investment all the way to IPO. We look for opportunities to partner with entrepreneurs in key industries that shape the way we live.
Established in 1976, Acer is a hardware + software + services company dedicated to the research, design, marketing, sale, and support of innovative products that enhance people’s lives. Acer’s product offerings include PCs, displays, projectors, servers, tablets, smartphones, and wearables. The company is also developing cloud solutions to bring together the Internet of Things. Acer employs 7,000 people and ranks No. 4 for total PCs globally. Revenues for 2014 reached US$10.39 billion. Please visit www.acer.com for more information.
Arocrest is an Asia-based investment company, run by strategic owner-investor families. By combining the strengths of a small group of family offices with institutional level experience, we provide capital and access to strategic partnerships to fast-growing public and private businesses, primarily in Asia. Key to our philosophy is to develop long-term, stable, and sustainable relationships that are crucial to company strategy. Arocrest seeks to be an active, value-added investor, combining industry expertise and an international network to help professionalize businesses and accelerate growth.
SKAI Ventures is a hybrid of venture capital and technology accelerator based in Hawaii, focusing on transforming novel, ingenious ideas from scientists and inventors from around the world, into disruptive innovations and high growth companies with global impact. SKAI was selected as the Business Innovation Showcase Company for the APEC 2011 meeting. SKAI’s motto is Invent. Disrupt. Inspire.
DiNova Venture Capital is an international venture capital firm focused on the medical industry with offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai, China, and is partnered with the DiNova Biomedical Innovation Center in Shanghai, as well as local governments in China to create a unique model to transfer and commercialize disruptive medical technologies in greater China.
TruTag only takes investment from “accredited investors” and professional investment firms with experience in emerging technology companies. If you are interested in more information, please contact us.