FUELING INNOVATION IN PRIVATE MARKETS

INVESTORS
Invest in the region’s most promising private technology companies
SHAREHOLDERS AND EMPLOYEES
Unlock the value of your shares and options
PRIVATE COMPANIES
Provide liquidity solutions for your shareholders & employees
STAKEHOLDERS

A company friendly approach aligning stakeholder interests on a single platform

INVESTORS

Invest in the region’s most promising private technology companies
  • Access investment opportunities in later-stage growth start-ups
  • Source, review and execute investments with ease
  • Choose sectors and companies that you believe in

SHAREHOLDERS & EMPLOYEES

Unlock the value of your shares and options
  • Benefit from secondary market liquidity on a recurring basis 
  • Access opportunities for wealth creation & diversification
  • Enjoy hassle free and automated transaction processes

PRIVATE COMPANIES

Provide liquidity solutions for your shareholders & employees
  • Provide secondary exits for early-stage investors 
  • Launch ESOP liquidity programs and enhance employee sense of ownership
  • Leverage Zest’s legal infrastructure & automated solutions to solve your specific needs
KEY FEATURES

A localized offering providing end-to-end transaction management solutions

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AUTOMATED
TRANSACTIONS

Frictionless process. Online execution. Fully transparent.
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SIMPLIFIED
PROCESS

Guided process. Standardized documentation. Clear legal structure.
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VERIFIED
STAKEHOLDERS

Embedded onboarding process. KYC/ AML checks. Standardized acceptance criteria.
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TAILORED LIQUIDITY
SOLUTIONS

Company driven. Controlled parameters. Recurring liquidity programs.
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PORTFOLIO
MANAGEMENT

Access to opportunities. Transaction status tracking. Performance monitoring.
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COMPANY
INSIGHTS

Price discovery. Demand trends. Investor and demographic data.
HOW IT WORKS

An automated, simple and secure process for a seamless experience

INVESTORS:

1. Sign up: provide your information and verify your status
2. Browse live opportunities: view available offerings, review company-specific data and place your bids
3. Transaction execution: sign transaction documentation and fund your investment
4. Portfolio management: track and manage your portfolio on the Zest platform
5. Receive proceeds: at a liquidity event (IPO, trade sale or other), proceeds will be distributed to you

SHAREHOLDERS & EMPLOYEES:

1. Sign up: provide your information and verify your status
2. Select company sponsored liquidity program: live liquidity program details will automatically appear on your dashboard
3. Specify your offering: confirm your intent to sell and intended volume – track offering with live updates
4. Transaction execution: sign relevant transaction documentation
5. Receive proceeds: upon transaction closing, proceeds will be distributed to you

PRIVATE COMPANIES:

1. Sign up: a team member from Zest will reach out and help address your needs
2. Develop liquidity program: work closely with Zest to develop custom programs for different stakeholder categories (e.g. employees and investors)
3. Obtain relevant governance approvals: leverage Zest’s standardized legal templates to obtain relevant board and shareholder approvals
4. Activate and manage liquidity program: launch single or recurring offerings on the Zest platform. Manage overall process and track real-time program activity
5. Collate, analyze and leverage data: review key transaction metrics (e.g. overall supply and demand, pricing). Leverage findings for your future fundraising efforts