FI  Woods Family Investments

     Office Locations:

2000 Post Oak Blvd.
Houston, TX 77056



  • Middle Market



  • Energy & Clean Tech



    Woods Family Investments, headquartered in Houston, is the investment manager of the Woods Family Office. Woods Family Investments' roots go back to 1928 when Algur H. Meadows, Henry W. Peters and Ralph G. Trippett founded the General Finance Company, which later became the General American Finance System. Today, Woods Family Investments is the asset manager for Woods Family Office's alternative investments, equities, fixed income, currencies, commodities and structured products. It also is the controller of Hogshead Spouter Co., a Hong Kong-based investment manager of a portfolio of renewable and non-operating/royalty interests as well as energy-efficient consumer products. Woods Family Investments also oversees the newly-formed Woods Family Foundation. Turner Ridge Capital Management is the Oil & Gas management arm of the Woods Family.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Eric Woods Chairman
    Jeff Larner Director
    Tom Higgins Director


    Portfolio companies include:


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