30 December 2019
WeTransfer shortlisted for global direct secondaries deal of the year at Private Equity International Awards
HPE Growth has been shortlisted at the PEI 2019 Awards in the category global direct secondaries deal of the year
AMSTERDAM, 30 December, 2019 – HPE Growth is honored to announce that our investment in WeTransfer has been shortlisted for the category global direct secondaries deal of the year at the PEI 2019 Awards. In August 2019, HPE Growth led a €35 million Series B in WeTransfer to provide early shareholders with liquidity and further accelerate the companies strong growth. WeTransfer host over a billion file transfers per month with 50 million monthly users on its platform. We are proud to continue to support WeTransfer on its way going forward.
Voting for the PEI awards is still open and winners will be announced on January 10, 2020. To read more about the PEI 2019 Awards and to cast a vote, please follow the link provided below:
WeTransfer makes tools to move ideas. Founded in 2009 in Amsterdam as a simple, well-designed file sharing service for the creative community, WeTransfer has grown to include tools that scale across the creative spectrum, including editorial platform WePresent, mobile app ‘Collect by WeTransfer’, quick slide-making tool Paste®, immersive sketching app Paper®, and the original web platform with 50 million monthly users and over a billion files sent each month.