WI Harper Group

  • Hardware Development Platform HWTrek Gets $4M Series A

    Hardware Development Platform HWTrek Gets $4M Series A

    HWTrek, a Taipei-based platform that connects hardware startups with manufacturers and other resources, has scored a $4 million series A. The funding was led by WI Harper and ITIC. Legend Star Capital (the investment arm of Legend Holdings, Lenovo’s parent company), Chinese e-commerce platform JD.com, and Tokyo venture capital firm Global Brain also participated. Read More

  • HTML5 Games Developer Leiyoo Raises Funding From Innovation Works, WI Harper Group

    HTML5 Games Developer Leiyoo Raises Funding From Innovation Works, WI Harper Group

    Leiyoo, a Chinese developer of HTML5 mobile and browser-based games, has raised an undisclosed amount of capital in a Series A funding round led by VC firm WI Harper Group and joined by the recently established Innovation Works Development Fund. Leiyoo, which is headquartered in the Chaoyang district in Beijing, says it owns ‘key patents’ in HTML5 development, specializing in… Read More

  • WI Harper Group, Matrix Partners Invest $12.5 Million In Social Games Maker SNS Plus

    WI Harper Group, Matrix Partners Invest $12.5 Million In Social Games Maker SNS Plus

    Matrix Partners and WI Harper Group, a Chinese VC, this morning announced that they’ve pumped $12.5 million into SNS Plus, an international publisher and distributor of games with a focus on the Asian market. As of June 2011, the company has published more than 60 games on Facebook, and more than 15 games on other platforms such as Zingme, iOS, Friendster and more. Read More