Motive Partners is a next-generation investment firm focused on technology enabled companies that power the financial services industry


Motive Partners applies an integrated approach to address the financial technology opportunity – investing, operating and innovating as a single discipline.

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Our team brings decades of successful experience investing, operating and innovating in financial technology.

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Global Shares is a market-leading provider of innovative software and services for employee equity share plan administration. Founded in 2005, Global Shares has developed a proprietary, cloud-based, global technology platform enabling seamless service to clients with employees across jurisdictions, time zones and languages. Global Shares provides solutions to some of the largest and best-known companies in the world, including Cargill (US), GlaxoSmithKline (UK), Generali (IT), NTT (JP) and many more. Global Shares serves more than 250 corporate customers and 250,000 participants, with 10 offices globally and over 175 employees.

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Motive Labs is the value creation engine within Motive Partners. We combine our proprietary expertise in financial technology with that of participants in our ecosystem. We provide the insight, connections and diligence needed to unlock and accelerate value for our portfolio companies and partners.

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