GLG
  • Status Current Investment
  • Location New York, NY
  • Industry Information & Software
  • Themes Network-enabled business model
  • Investment Date December 2015

About

GLG is a leading global insight network.

Value proposition

Helps its customers connect with powerful insight from its network of appoximately 1 million experts - all within a rigorous, industry-leading compliance framework

Customers

Leading knowledge professionals across many industries, including major corporations, professional services firms, financial institutions, public and private investors, social entrepreneurs and more

Key Initiatives
  • Talent: recruited key executives across the organization
  • Sales and Marketing: implemented new account segmentation strategy; specialized functions across the sales and account management teams
  • Service: invested in people and systems required to meaningfully improve client service
  • Technology: substantially increased investment in technology platform to improve service delivery and efficiency
  • New Product Development: enhanced GLG research and syndicated insights products offerings

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GLG Wins Bronze at the 2021 Global Good Awards for COVID-19 Response
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Jun 21 2021
GLG Names Shelly Yeh-Palma Head of Corporate Development
Jun 20 2021
GLG Names Ramakrishnan (Rama) Adaikalavan Head of APAC
Feb 4 2021
GLG Names Jay Chakrapani Chief Product Officer
Jan 28 2021
GLG Named One of America’s “Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality” in HRC’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index
Nov 23 2020
GLG Names Kristine Olson-Chapman Head of EMEA
Oct 13 2020
GLG Names David Lansanah Head of Solutions
Apr 28 2020
GLG Wins Recognition in Fast Company’s “World Changing Ideas” Competition
Feb 26 2020
GLG Announces New Board Member, Gemma Postlethwaite
Nov 18 2019
GLG Launches Reimagined Website and Brand Identity
Jul 1 2019
GLG Names Andrew Somosi Head of GLG Americas
Jun 28 2019
GLG Names Catrina Harding Chief Human Resources Officer
Jun 10 2019
GLG Names Martijn Tel Chief Financial Officer
Dec 18 2018
GLG Names Jenifer S. Brooks Chief Marketing Officer
Jul 23 2018
GLG Completes Austin Office Expansion to Accommodate Growth
Jul 5 2018
GLG Celebrates Opening of New Seoul Office
Apr 23 2018
GLG Doubles Size of Shanghai Office
Mar 26 2018
GLG Names Paul Todd New CEO
Jun 15 2017
Jonathan Scott Joins GLG as Chief Compliance Officer
Dec 21 2015
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