Our Mission

To build bridges among entrepreneurs in the United States, China, India, and Africa. We provide access to capital and advisory resources to fuel great ideas and improve the human condition around the world.

Our Values

We believe that value is created when partners reach across cultures and geographical borders. Our business fundamentals are built on bridges connecting investors, enterprises, and communities for the betterment of all humankind.

How We Do It

We participate in all stages of capital-raising efforts: debt, early stage, growth, recapitalization and public offering.
We hold investments for the long-term. And our investors have the opportunity to hold long or exit on a three- to five-year horizon.
Our investment criteria for businesses:

  • Revenue generation, cash flow positive, with cross-border market appeal

  • Innovative products and services that seek to resolve issues facing the earth and humankind.

Building Bridges


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Lloyd D. Ward


Lloyd founded WHI to build bridges among entrepreneurs worldwide, providing access to capital and fueling great business ideas. Lloyd brings 40 years of experience in capital markets, M&A, and JV formation, especially in China. He served as Chairman and CEO of Maytag Corp.; President of Frito Lay and CEO of the 2002 United States Olympic Committee.


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