WP Global Partners Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 18

  • Investments
  • 159

  • Portfolio
  • 54

  • Exits
  • 42


WP Global Partners General Information


Founded in 2005, WP Global Partners is a private equity firm based in Chicago, Illinois. The firm seeks to invest in the healthcare, software, agriculture, business services, and consumer product and services sectors in the United States and Canada.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
WP Global Partners Inc.
Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Illinois Venture Capital Association (IVCA2)
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Fund of Funds
Real Estate
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 155 North Wacker Drive
  • Suite 4400
  • Chicago, IL 60606
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

WP Global Partners Investments (159)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
0000 0000000 26-Oct-2022 0000000000 Beverages Generating Revenue
00000000 16-Aug-2022 00000 00000 00000 Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue
00 000 000000 21-Jul-2022 0000000000 Other Apparel Generating Revenue
0000000 00000 01-Jul-2022 0000000000 Other Commercial Products Generating Revenue
SteelShad 01-Jul-2022 Buyout/LBO Specialty Retail Generating Revenue
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WP Global Partners Exits (42)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
000000000 00000000 25-Jun-2022 0000000000: 000000
0000 000000000 000 22-Feb-2022 0000 00000000000 000.00
000000 14-Oct-2021 000000000000000000 000
0000000000 0000000 16-Sep-2021 000000000 00000000
Spearhead International 08-Sep-2021 Buyout/LBO
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WP Global Partners Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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WP Global Partners Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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WP Global Partners Team (39)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Donald Phillips Founder, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 0 0 0 Chicago, IL
Traci Breen Treasurer, Chief Financial Officer & Managing Director Chicago, IL
Celia Chapman Managing Director Chicago, IL
Gregory Oberholtzer Chief Investment Officer & Senior Managing Partner 00 0 0 New York, NY
Lloyd Thompson JD Senior Managing Partner & Vice Chairman 0 0 Chicago, IL
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