Texture Capital is building a technology-driven marketplace for institutions to more efficiently and directly participate in the private markets.
We leverage blockchain technology and smart contracts to streamline the current market structure for private placements.
Texture Capital's business model provides increased liquidity, transparency and efficiency for institutional investors and issuers which, in turn, greatly improves capital formation for issuers and investment opportunities to institutions.
Texture Capital is a marketplace connecting private companies with good ideas to the investors that want to fund them.
Utilizing blockchain technology and smart contracts to support primary market issuance and secondary market trading, Texture Capital will improve transparency, reduce frictions and increase liquidity in private securities.
Connect and engage with a broader base of institutional investors
Streamlined management of new issuance and secondary trading via a single platform
Keep employees engaged with liquidity programs
More efficiently source and invest in private companies
Enhanced transparency and liquidity throughout the investment life cycle
Improved capital allocation through reduction in liquidity risk
Improved secondary market liquidity resulting from increased efficiency + reduced frictions
Increased transparency, auditability and accountability for investors, issuers and regulators
Record ownership and full transaction history of Digital Securities enabled through blockchain technology
Reduced frictions associated with securities servicing resulting from digitization and automation
Streamlined cap table control and management for issuers
Future innovation fully supported by a digital framework
Programmatically enforced compliance with securities regulations through smart contracts
Potential for improved regulatory oversight enabled through blockchain technology
Over 20 years financial services experience as an innovator, influencer and leader. Previous leadership roles at Greenwich Associates, Société Générale, Liquidnet, ITG. Thought leader in the industry having authored numerous articles and research papers on crypto and blockchain.
Seasoned capital markets and financial technology executive with a reputation for successfully steering organizations through regulatory, organizational and technological change. Former CEO of Liquidnet Canada and COO of Liquidnet Holdings.
Experienced product and technology executive with deep experience leading lean/agile teams. Former Global Head of Product at Liquidnet. Built and scaled a global product organization in hypergrowth. Named inventor for revolutionary patents on Liquidnet ATS.