MCGOVERN CAPITAL LLC STRUCTURES, FUNDS, AND IMPLEMENTS CAPITAL FORMATION, DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL JOINT VENTURES AND BUSINESS ALLIANCES.
McGovern Capital LLC, based in New York City, Greenwich, CT and Miami, Florida, is a leading private investment firm and Intellectual Property Rights Strategist that originates, funds, structures and implements capital formation, domestic and international joint ventures and business alliances. McGovern Capital LLC invests in early-stage capital and provides facilitative services to its investment companies, providing access to an international network of investors and facilitators. McGovern Capital and its affiliates have been a founder of over 25 companies, 6 of which have provided category leading solutions in their respective markets including SoBe Beverages (functional beverages), KX Industries (water filters) and Tristrata (AHAs, the leading tech in skincare).
At McGovern Capital, we believe that those who “Catch the Wave” are already late. Our philosophy started as “Catch the Current®” and has evolved over the years into "Catch the Current, Make the Wave (TM)" - we begin capitalizing on future trends before they become a wave. McGovern Capital specializes in global go-to-market strategies for consumer product companies by working with disruptive companies to assess, strategize and implement their business and intellectual property opportunities.
CO-FOUNDER OF 25+ COMPANIES
6 WORLD/CATEGORY LEADERS
McGovern was 1 of 3 founders of Sobe Beverages (the fastest growing beverage company ever in US - sold to Pepsi) and was 1 of 3 owners of KX Industries, L.P. (the largest manufacturer and worldwide source of carbon water purification filters). McGovern also created the program for licensing Tristrata's AHA patents, which technology was incorporated in approx. 40% of all global skincare products and was sold on 5 continents.
GLOBAL RELATIONSHIP EXPERT
McGovern has done business in approximately 80 countries and has been lead negotiator in 15+ global JVs. McGovern speaks at academic institutions worldwide including Cornell University (full course on Global Innovation for 15 years), MIT, Stamford, ESCP Europe, NTU in Singapore, and KAUST in Saudi Arabia. McGovern also served on the Board of the US Pavilion at the World Expo in Shanghai and was the only foreigner on its post Development Committee.
McGovern Capital is currently involved in several disruptive innovators: healthful food and beverage companies; proprietary skincare technologies; disruptive drug/pharmaceutical products; global interests in medical and recreational cannabis; several eSports teams/organizations; sports/media events and opportunities; global audio improvement technologies; environmental impact/plastics to fuel; advanced agricultural technologies; and plant based foods.