SGI Pixel (SGIP) is the “skunkworks” division of SGI Merchant Bank (SGIMB). The group formed organically as SGIMB began to develop in-house technology businesses. By applying the company’s decades of experience implementing creative strategies across a variety of industries to the mobile web, SGI Pixel seeks to integrate proven practices with innovative initiatives. Whether it’s a fun game to play on the train or a massively disruptive social platform, the Pixel Group’s approach to product development is governed by the mission to build businesses out of cool projects.
The partners synthesize careers that include experience in an array of industries and disciplines, among them: the ownership and management of professional sports teams; merchant banking; building of social networks; neuroscience; artist management; tax law and corporate litigation; software development; private equity and venture capital; hospitality, food and beverage; apparel and direct marketing. Our team members have cultivated both knowledge and relationships in a variety of sectors and have worked closely with leading companies and organizations including the NBA and NFL, Microsoft, Apple, Skype, IBM, Activision Blizzard and Electronic Arts; Burger King, Arby’s, Bojangles and General Mills; Wasserstein-Parella; Horseshoe Gaming and Harrah’s.
SGI Merchant Bank, the parent company of SGI Pixel, is a global merchant banking boutique which provides flexible investment capital to companies together with strategy development, implementation and disciplined management of transformation, growth and other challenges. SGI Merchant Bank also applies its experience as principals, managers and investment bankers to provide a broad range of corporate finance advisory services.