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About Aethlon Capital

Aethlon Capital is an investment bank specializing in raising equity and debt capital for growing companies. Its focus spans many high growth industries, including medical and information technology.Specifically, Aethlon raises capital for companies in consumer healthcare, healthcare services, information technology, medical devices and materials.

Aethlon Capital Headquarter Location

80 8th Street South

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55402,

United States

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Aethlon Capital Advises Cerasis on Its Sale to GlobalTranz

Jan 16, 2020

0 Message : *Required fields Aethlon Capital announced today that it successfully advised Cerasis, Inc. , headquartered in Eagan, Minn., on the sale of its business to GlobalTranz Enterprises Inc. of Phoenix. As part of the transaction, which closed on January 15, GlobalTranz acquired all of Cerasis’s stock. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200116005078/en/ Sima Griffith, Managing Principal of Aethlon Capital. (Photo: Aethlon Capital) “Since founding our business in 1997, Cerasis has helped customers understand fragmented shipping data to manage costs and make logistics a strategic weapon,” said Steve Ludvigson, President of Cerasis. “Combining with GlobalTranz allows us to continue this history while providing our customers with increased service offerings and access to capacity. I am excited to write the next chapters of the Cerasis story with GlobalTranz.” Sima Griffith, Managing Principal of Aethlon Capital, said, “Aethlon conducted a broad marketing process to both strategic and financial buyers that resulted in a great outcome for our client. We are very pleased to have successfully advised Cerasis’s three owners on the sale of their company.” Commenting on the acquisition, Renee Krug , Chief Executive Officer of GlobalTranz, said, “Cerasis has a strong history of providing its customers with solutions that help create competitive and operative advantages. Cerasis will help expand GlobalTranz’s growing managed transportation capabilities. The talented Cerasis team combined with the talented team of agents and employees at GlobalTranz will drive increased differentiation and accelerate growth of our solutions in the marketplace.” About Cerasis, Inc. Cerasis, Inc., headquartered in Eagan, Minn., is a technology-enabled, third-party logistics company (3PL) that provides logistics services and solutions through its proprietary transportation management system, the Cerasis Rater™. The Company serves more than 700 customers in North America, including leading manufacturers and distributors across multiple vertical industries. Cerasis leverages its extensive data resources alongside its technology to provide logistics solutions that help its customers drive efficiencies, gain visibility and support growth. About GlobalTranz Enterprises GlobalTranz, headquartered in Phoenix, is a technology company providing award-winning cloud-based multi-modal Transportation Management System (TMS) products to shippers, carriers, 3PLs and brokers. GlobalTranz is leading the logistics software and services market in innovative technology that optimizes the efficiency of freight movement and matches shipper demand and carrier capacity in real-time. Leveraging its extensive independent agent network, GlobalTranz has emerged as a fast-growing market leader with a customer base of over 1 million product users and 25,000 shippers. About Aethlon Capital, LLC Aethlon Capital, LLC is a Minneapolis-based investment bank that specializes in mergers and acquisitions and raising capital for manufacturing, technology, consumer, and transportation & logistics companies. For more information, visit: www.Aethlon.com . View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200116005078/en/ © Business Wire 2020

Aethlon Capital Investments

1 Investments

Aethlon Capital has made 1 investments. Their latest investment was in Coolibar as part of their Series E on October 10, 2009.

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Aethlon Capital Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

10/13/2009

Series E

Coolibar

$2.3M

Yes

Date

10/13/2009

Round

Series E

Company

Coolibar

Amount

$2.3M

New?

Yes

Co-Investors

Sources

Aethlon Capital Portfolio Exits

1 Portfolio Exit

Aethlon Capital has 1 portfolio exit. Their latest portfolio exit was Coolibar on July 14, 2016.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Acquirer

Sources

7/14/2016

Acquired

2

Date

7/14/2016

Exit

Acquired

Companies

Valuation

Acquirer

Sources

2

Aethlon Capital Team

1 Team Member

Aethlon Capital has 1 team member, including current Managing Principal, Sima Griffith.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Sima Griffith

Managing Principal

Current

Name

Sima Griffith

Work History

Title

Managing Principal

Status

Current

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