Astrella News

AutoCFO joins Astrella partner ecosystem

Menlo Park, CA— (December 3, 2020) — AST Private Company Solutions (PCS), provider of industry-leading ownership software Astrella today, introduced a new strategic partnership with AutoCFO. This Texas-based software company offers specialized financial data analyzing solutions. AutoCFO provides real-time and detailed financial analysis for growing companies. AutoCFO automates the time-consuming, manual work so you can … Continue reading AutoCFO joins Astrella partner ecosystem

Don Gillotti, CEP Joins AST Private Company Solutions, Inc. as Senior Vice-President, Business Development

Menlo Park, CA— (December 1, 2020) — AST Private Company Solutions (PCS), provider of industry-leading ownership software Astrella, announced the appointment of Don Gillotti, CEP, as Senior Vice President, Business Development focused on the Private Equity and Venture Capital market. Don is a seasoned sales and marketing executive with more than 20 years in the … Continue reading Don Gillotti, CEP Joins AST Private Company Solutions, Inc. as Senior Vice-President, Business Development

Unbiased Financial Advice from Wealthramp now Part of Astrella Platform

AST Private Company Solutions Partners with Wealthramp, the Nation’s Top Fiduciary Advisor Referral Service, to Offer Access to Unbiased Financial Advice Demand for personalized financial education and advice increases among employees with stock-based compensation as the marketplace faces continued economic uncertainty  Menlo Park, CA—September 24, 2020- AST Private Company Solutions (PCS) announced a strategic partnership … Continue reading Unbiased Financial Advice from Wealthramp now Part of Astrella Platform

Incorporate.com and Astrella Partner to power small and medium sized business success

 CSC’s incorporate.com and AST Private Companies Partner to Provide Ownership Tracking Software to Emerging Growth Companies Menlo Park, CA—September 10, 2020—AST Private Company Solutions (PCS) today announced a strategic partnership with the small business division of CSC—incorporate.com—to add Astrella to its list of corporate services. Astrella is an ownership tracking system for small and large … Continue reading Incorporate.com and Astrella Partner to power small and medium sized business success

Kranz brings accounting and specialized finance solutions for VC portfolio companies to Astrella

AST Private Company Solutions Announces Strategic Alliance with Kranz, Leader in Finance & Accounting/CFO Advisory & Consulting Services to Private Companies Menlo Park, CA—August 27, 2020 – AST Private Company Solutions (PCS) today announced a strategic partnership with leading venture capital and private equity consultancy firm Kranz. Users of PCS’s Astrella® capitalization (cap) table and … Continue reading Kranz brings accounting and specialized finance solutions for VC portfolio companies to Astrella

Astrella is a Finalist in the 2020 Drawdown Private Equity Service Provider Awards

  We are proud to announce that Astrella is named as a finalist in The Drawdown’s inaugural Private Equity Service Provider Awards 2020, in the Technology: Accounting and Reporting Software category. The Private Equity Service Provider Awards gives recognition to private equity service providers demonstrating exceptional innovation, customer service, and business performance during the year. … Continue reading Astrella is a Finalist in the 2020 Drawdown Private Equity Service Provider Awards

HC Global Partners with Astrella to Provide Fund Administration Services

 AST Private Company Solutions Announces Partnership & Integration with Leading Fund Administration Firm HC Global Fund Services, LLC Menlo Park, CA—August 20, 2020— AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) announced a new strategic partnership with HC Global Funds Services, LLC (HC Global) as a provider of fund administration services to seed fund, accelerator fund, venture, … Continue reading HC Global Partners with Astrella to Provide Fund Administration Services

Pay Comparison Reporting Functionality Added to Astrella

Ownership Tracking SaaS System Astrella introduces Pay Comparison Report to support pay inequity analysis Menlo Park, CA—August 11, 2020 – AST Private Company Solutions™ (PCS) today announced a new system feature in Astrella to allow private companies to manage and track stock plan awards made to their employees and compare award levels based on gender, … Continue reading Pay Comparison Reporting Functionality Added to Astrella

Integrating Tapestry Compliance’s OnTap database to provide global legal and tax info

 Astrella™ will provide access to Tapestry’s OnTap database to support private companies expanding internationally Menlo Park, CA—July 30, 2020- AST Private Company Solutions™ (PCS) today announced a strategic partnership with leading global legal services firm Tapestry Compliance, based in the UK. Astrella capitalization (cap) table and ownership data management clients will now be able to … Continue reading Integrating Tapestry Compliance’s OnTap database to provide global legal and tax info

RoseRyan brings finance and accounting services to Astrella private market customers

 Menlo Park, CA—July 23, 2020— AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) today introduced a new strategic partnership with RoseRyan, a Silicon Valley-based firm that delivers specialized finance and accounting solutions at every stage of a private company’s growth. Celebrating 27 years of business, RoseRyan is one of the most respected finance and accounting consulting firms … Continue reading RoseRyan brings finance and accounting services to Astrella private market customers

AST Private Company Solutions Links with Liquidity Financing Investment Fund Liquid Stock

Menlo Park, CA—June 18, 2020— AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) today introduced a new strategic partnership with Liquid Stock, the venture capital-like investment fund providing bespoke liquidity solutions to pre-IPO companies, their investors and employees. Shareholders and CFOs using PCS’s new Astrella™ capitalization (cap) table and ownership data management platform will now be able … Continue reading AST Private Company Solutions Links with Liquidity Financing Investment Fund Liquid Stock

AST Private Company Solutions Finalizes Partnership and building Integration with EquityZen

Menlo Park, CA—June 11, 2020— AST Private Company Solutions (AST PCS) today has announced a new strategic partnership with EquityZen, a leading pre-IPO secondary platform.   Users of PCS’s recently launched Astrella™ by AST capitalization (cap) table and ownership data management platform will have access to an integration to seamlessly process company approved secondary transactions. Astrella … Continue reading AST Private Company Solutions Finalizes Partnership and building Integration with EquityZen

AST Private Company Solutions announces integration with leading valuation provider Derivatas

Menlo Park, CA—June 9, 2020 – AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) today announced a strategic partnership with Derivatas, a leading valuation solutions provider. Users of AST PCS’s Astrella™ capitalization (cap) table and ownership data management platform will be able to integrate with Derivatas’ services and benefit from best-in-class valuations for private markets, including fair … Continue reading AST Private Company Solutions announces integration with leading valuation provider Derivatas

AST Private Company Solutions Leverages Box Platform to Power Astrella and Transform the Private Ownership Market

Menlo Park, CA— (June 3, 2020) — AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) today announced that it is leveraging Box Platform to power AST PCS’s new Astrella™ capitalization (cap) table and ownership data management system, providing users with an encrypted cloud environment and immediate access to Box’s secure cloud content management platform, data storage and … Continue reading AST Private Company Solutions Leverages Box Platform to Power Astrella and Transform the Private Ownership Market

AST Revolutionizes Private Market Ownership Data Management with Launch of Astrella™ Platform 

Ownership data management leader AST introduces new cloud-based platform built on blockchain, leveraging AI and predictive analytics.  New York, NY – May 21, 2020 – AST, through its Private Company Solutions (AST PCS) business unit, today launched its innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based Astrella solution for privately-held companies, providing capitalization (cap) table and employee stock plan ownership data … Continue reading AST Revolutionizes Private Market Ownership Data Management with Launch of Astrella™ Platform 

AST Private Company Solutions Seals Partnership & Integration with Leading Valuation Firm Economics Partners

Menlo Park, CA—May 11, 2020— AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) today has announced a new strategic partnership with Economics Partners – A Ryan Company (EP) as a provider of 409A valuation and other private company valuation services. Users of PCS’s recently launched Astrella™ capitalization (cap) table and ownership data management platform will have access … Continue reading AST Private Company Solutions Seals Partnership & Integration with Leading Valuation Firm Economics Partners

AST Private Company Solutions Launches Astrella™, Harnessing Technology to Transform Private Company Equity Ownership Ecosystem

Ownership data management leader introduces new cloud-based platform that integrates blockchain, AI and predictive analytics. March 03, 2020 09:00 AM Eastern Standard Time MENLO PARK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) introduces its innovative software-as-a-service (SaaS) based solution for privately-held companies at a launch party today. The platform, called Astrella, provides solutions for managing … Continue reading AST Private Company Solutions Launches Astrella™, Harnessing Technology to Transform Private Company Equity Ownership Ecosystem

Carine Schneider, President, AST Private Company Solutions Recognized as Recipient of 2019 ProShare Awards “Service to Employee Share Ownership”

The ProShare award recognizes individuals who have, over the course of their careers, made a significant contribution to the share plans industry and employee share ownership. Schneider Earns Distinction as First American to be honored by ProShare New York, NY – December 11, 2019 – Carine Schneider, President of AST Private Company Solutions, has received … Continue reading Carine Schneider, President, AST Private Company Solutions Recognized as Recipient of 2019 ProShare Awards “Service to Employee Share Ownership”

AST’s Carine Schneider to Present at the Global Equity Organization (GEO) Conference in Amsterdam

New York, NY – April 9, 2019 – AST is pleased to announce that Carine Schneider, FGE, President of AST Private Company Solutions™, will speak at the Global Equity Organization (GEO) Annual Conference in Amsterdam about timely issues in global share plans and executive compensation. AST’s recently launched business, AST Private Company Solutions, develops innovative … Continue reading AST’s Carine Schneider to Present at the Global Equity Organization (GEO) Conference in Amsterdam

AST Launches AST Private Company Solutions to Service Private Companies from Inception to IPO

NEW YORK | March 06, 2019–AST, a full-service, tech-enabled ownership data management and advisory firm, today announced the launch of a new business to meet the varied and complex needs of private companies. AST Private Company Solutions™ (PCS) is developing innovative and next-generation technology, products and services to support the entire lifecycle of a private … Continue reading AST Launches AST Private Company Solutions to Service Private Companies from Inception to IPO

AST Private Company Solutions Welcomes Paul Arens to Foster Business Growth

Menlo Park, CA – September 9, 2019 – AST Private Company Solutions™ (AST PCS) today announced that Paul Arens has joined the company as Vice President, Business Development & Partnerships. In this role, Arens’ focus will be to grow AST PCS by forging partnerships in the private company ecosystem and identifying synergistic relationships that utilize … Continue reading AST Private Company Solutions Welcomes Paul Arens to Foster Business Growth



Partner News

Tapestry is now Employee Owned

30 September 2020 We are delighted to let you know that Tapestry Compliance is now employee-owned. Today we transferred all the shares in Tapestry to an Employee Ownership Trust (“EOT”) which will hold the shares on behalf of all the employees.  We wanted to give our employees the opportunity that our clients give to their … Continue reading Tapestry is now Employee Owned

Kranz Rebrands with a Purpose

We are extremely excited to announce the launch of our new kranz website, https://kranz.consulting, and brand identity! introducing our new identity We’re sporting a brand new logo, shortened name (kranz), and an entirely new look. This marks a significant milestone in our journey, providing an opportunity to reflect on everything that the original Kranz & Associates brand … Continue reading Kranz Rebrands with a Purpose