Arch Capital Group
Otter Capital invested in
October 2001 in a $763 million equity capital raising by Arch Capital Group
(www.archcapgroup.com), a Bermuda public limited company [Nasdaq:ACGL] with insurance and reinsurance
subsidiaries in Bermuda and the United States. Mr. Pasquesi serves as
Vice Chairman of Arch. Arch now has equity capital of $11.0 billion
and an investment portfolio of $20.0 billion.
BioConsortia (www.bioconsortia.com) uses a proprietary
R&D platform to discover and develop innovative microbial communities
(consortia) to improve crop trait performance and increase crop yield. The microbial consortia are designed to
be applied as seed treatments or soil additives. Mr. Pasquesi is a director of BioConsortia.
Decimal, d/b/a Ubiquity Retirement (www.myubiquity.com) provides recordkeeping and administration for
401k and other retirement plans for small businesses. Decimal has
also developed a recordkeeping software platform for the retirement industry. Mr. Pasquesi is a director of Decimal.
GLMX (www.glmx.com) has developed a web-based trading platform for
money market trading designed for the specific needs of institutional
investors and funding managers. Mr. Pasquesi is a director of GLMX.
Green & Grow Inc.
Green & Grow (www.greenandgrow.com)
has developed a range of products under the name Agriplier®
that improve production of many crops.
The Agriplier® products are based on
non-living, non-toxic, microbe derived by-products. Mr. Pasquesi is a director of Green &
Inguran LLC, d/b/a Sexing Technologies (www.sexingtechnologies.com) is the world’s leading provider of sexed semen
to the dairy and other livestock industries. Sexing Technologies’
patented process allows dairy farmers to determine the gender of the
offspring. Mr. Pasquesi is a director of Inguran.
NewLeaf Symbiotics (www.newleafsym.com ) develops microbial
products that promote plant health. NewLeaf focuses its research and development on a
prevalent family of beneficial bacteria - pink pigmented facultative
methylotrophs (m-trophs). NewLeaf has
broad knowledge and patents related to m-trophs. Mr. Pasquesi serves as chairman of the
board of directors of NewLeaf.
Nor1 (www.nor1.com ) provides its patented eStandby
Upgrade service to leading hotel chains including Hilton, InterContinental
and Carlson Hotels. eStandby uses software
and sophisticated analytics to provide customized upgrade offers to hotel
guests. Mr. Pasquesi is a director of Nor1.
provides a number of services to eyecare professionals to make their
practices more efficient. Rev360’s
flagship product is Revolution EHR, the leading cloud based Electronic
Health Record (EHR) and Practice Management Software (PMS) system. Mr. Pasquesi is a director Rev360’s
Spinnaker Insurance Company
(www.spinnakerins.com) is an insurance company focused on catastrophe
exposed US homeowners program business.
Mr. Pasquesi is a director of Spinnaker’s parent company.
AgraQuest (www.agraquest.com) discovers, develops, manufactures and markets
highly effective biopesticides and other products for agricultural and
other markets. In 2012 Bayer CropScience
acquired AgraQuest for $425 million. Mr. Pasquesi previously served as
chairman of the board of directors of AgraQuest.
Arena Solutions (www.arenasolutions.com)
offers a cloud-based product development platform that includes integrated
PLM, Supply Chain Collaboration, ALM and QMS functionality. Arena was
sold in 2017 to JMI Equity.
Equity Risk Partners
Equity Risk Partners (www.equityrisk.com) is the only full-service insurance brokerage and
risk management firm focused exclusively on the private equity
industry. Equity Risk Partners was acquired by Hub International in
2016. Mr. Pasquesi previously served
as a director of Equity Risk Partners.
Overstock.com (www.overstock.com) is a leading online retailer offering discount
brand-name merchandise. Otter Capital invested in Overstock.com in
March 2002. Overstock.com completed its IPO in June 2002 [Nasdaq:OSTK].
WSA Global Holdings
WSA Global Holdings owns and operates The WSA Show, the largest footwear
and related accessories trade show in the world. Otter Capital
invested in WSA in 2006. In 2007 WSA Global Holdings was acquired by
ENK International, a leading operator of trade shows in the fashion and
accessories industry. ENK was subsequently acquired by Advanstar (http://www.advanstar.com).