James Williams

Billionaires, celebrities and their family offices are increasingly concerned about animal rights and keen to back new technology to disrupt the food and fashion industry, to judge by recent fundraisings
Some of India’s richest families through their investment offices have invested in a fast-growing dental group that is hoping the trend for better teeth in the sub-continent takes off as it has in much o…
A US family office is on a mission to invest in women-owned businesses struggling to raise capital and scale up, and it is hoping to bring other family offices along on its investment journey
Holdun family office has invested in a platform that creates non-fungible tokens for precious gems, in a bid to hedge itself against volatility in the cryptocurrencies and other markets
Private equity firm Acacia Group is on a mission to improve the way businesses operate using a values-based system developed by the Mars family, called the “Economics of Mutuality”. 
Bill Ackman’s personal investment vehicle, Table Management, is raising its profile in the world of venture capital, most recently investing in Black Crow AI, a company that aims to democratize enterprise-quality m…
Since the Russians invaded Ukraine in January, wheat and barley prices have soared. Ukraine has warned that crop sowing will halve this spring, as a result of the fighting
Koch Industries, the eponymous energy conglomerate run by CEO and chairman Charles Koch - the family has an estimated $120 billion fortune - is fast becoming one of the biggest investors in the US battery…
“We believe we are entering a new age of secondary investments, driven by a maturing technology asset class,” says Pierre Mordacq, partner at The Gate, the private investment vehicle for New York’s David…
Always keen on new ideas, Adrian Cheng’s C Ventures has invested in a UK consumer technology company called Nothing, alongside EQT Ventures.
Joshua Liberman, a member of Australia’s Liberman family, one of the country’s wealthiest, is putting his tech investing credentials to the test by launching a new VC fund. 
I(x) Net Zero, an energy transition-focused investment firm founded by Howard Warren Buffett, grandson of value investing icon Warren Buffett, has listed on AIM, a sub-market of the London Stock Exchange