EnerTech of Kuwait Investment Authority Selects Cloud-based Analytics Service from IBM and Waterfund for Insights Into Water Costs

ARMONK, N.Y. – 26 May 2016: IBM (NYSE:IBM) and Waterfund LLC announced today that EnerTech, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Technology Enterprises Company — itself a subsidiary of Kuwait Investment Authority — selected the Waterfund Insight Service to model and prioritize its strategic water technology investments. IBM developed the Waterfund Insights Service, a Cloud […]


Water Investment Opportunities in the Persian Gulf Q&A with Paul Wood, Waterfund Managing Director, Europe & Middle East Paul has over 12 years experience in the energy and commodities sectors, working across Europe, Africa, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. Prior to moving to Dubai in 2006, Paul spent three years in London and three years […]

Water & Sanitation Africa Partners with Waterfund on WASH Fund

Most of the increase in world demand for water in the coming half-century will be in Africa. Notwithstanding this important trend, financing for development has continued to be a nagging problem for Africa, most especially in the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector. This has created a cycle of donor dependency. But, there is a […]

Uganda Selects IBM and Waterfund to Benchmark Water Infrastructure

http://www-03.ibm.com/press/us/en/pressrelease/41160.wss Kampala, Republic of Uganda – 23 May 2013: Waterfund LLC and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that they have signed an agreement with the Ministry of Water and Environment of the Republic of Uganda that makes the country the first in Africa to become a member of the pioneering Water Cost Index (WCI). Waterfund, […]

IBM and Waterfund To Develop a Water Cost Index

NEW YORK, N.Y. – 23 Jan 2013: Waterfund LLC announced today that it has signed an agreement with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to develop a Water Cost Index (WCI). Scientists from IBM Research will apply Big Data expertise, acting as a calculation agent, to analyze large and diverse unstructured data sets. This will be used to […]