LONDON, Dec. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The ACQ5 Magazine's 2016 Global Awards have been announced based on a worldwide total review of 75,246 peer nominations, the highest ever: Walter Schindler, as Founder and Managing Partner of SAIL Venture Partners LLC (www.sailcapital.com), has been honored as US GameChanger of the Year 2016, and SAIL Venture has been selected as the US Niche Investment Firm of the Year in each of two categories: Energy and Cleantech.
ACQ5 Global Awards decisions are firmly based on peer nominations following the receipt of detailed submissions from market participants and extensive year-round research into the markets in all global region. ACQ5 Global Awards cover global categories, best-in-class awards in all regions in over 100 countries around the world.
"Experts whose intimate knowledge and expertise in the cultural, financial and legal arenas are redefining our industry," says Jake Robson, Group Editor of The ACQ5. "The 11th Annual ACQ5 Global Awards honour the leading deal teams, firms and professionals whose activities set the standard for our markets."
SAIL Capital Founder Walter Schindler added: "We are proud to report that our water technology company WaterHealth International Inc. has posted its third consecutive record quarter of positive EBITDA performance on rising revenues. WaterHealth is the world's leading provider of pure drinking water to rural villages, reaching over 7 million people every day. We want to acknowledge with our gratitude the investment capital and dedicated support over many years of our key co-investors Dow Chemical, Coca-Cola, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), Tata Power, Vital Capital and Acumen Fund. Together we have proven that profitable sustainable capitalism can be achieved."
SAIL Capital Partners LLC is a leading US pioneer of sustainable investment in energy and water technology companies and has been honored with a total of 8 international awards in 2016.
SOURCE SAIL Capital Partners LLC