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Itaconix Funding and Business Update

Itaconix Funding and Business Update By David Shaw As a founding investor in Itaconix Corpora...


Supporting Technology for Criminal Justice System Improvements

Supporting Technology for Criminal Justice System Improvements By David E. Shaw  I’m p...


Expedition to Antarctica

Expedition to Antarctica by David E. Shaw I visited Antarctica in February 2020 for a first h...


Covetrus Appoints Sandi Peterson to Its Board of Directors

Covetrus Appoints Sandi Peterson to Its Board of Directors by David Shaw As founding chair of...


Black Point Group™ is a private investment partnership focused on long term value creation via active involvement in public and private growth companies. The partnership seeks to leverage its operational and investment expertise in life science, technology and other domains, including significant involvement in public service.

David E. Shaw Managing Partner
David Evans Shaw is Managing Partner of Black Point Group, with wide-ranging interests in technology companies and public service. His business creation, leadership, investment and board experience includes IDEXX Laboratories (founder, CEO), Ikaria Pharmaceuticals (founding CEO, chair), Covetrus – formerly Vets First Choice – (co-founder, chair), Cyteir, Modern Meadow, Sapphire Energy, Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Itaconix, Skinetics, Cytyc, ... read more
Benjamin Shaw Founding Partner
Ben Shaw is a passionate investor and entrepreneur with a proven track record in healthcare and technology services. He is the Founding Partner of Black Point Group and President and CEO of Covetrus. A global animal-health technology and services company dedicated to empowering veterinary practice partners to drive improved health and financial outcomes. Covetrus brings together products, services, and technology into a single platform conne... read more
Sandi Knakal Executive Assistant
Sandi Knakal is Executive Assistant at Black Point Group. She is experienced in managing businesses in law, retail, art, and other entrepreneurial endeavors. Sandi’s ten year post in the studio of the world renowned artist Ellsworth Kelly has led her to pursue many exciting volunteer opportunities in the visual arts in her native state of New York and in her new home in Maine.
RHONDA WANSER Content Manager
Rhonda Wanser plays a lead role in media projects for Black Point Group and David Shaw including creation of short films, website content and social media. Rhonda has nearly 20 years experience in video production on projects ranging from documentaries & TV spots to marketing videos.