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Alyse Holstein is the founder and CEO of hpg partners. She has been one of longest serving panelists and a sponsor for multiple startup investor pitch events. Alyse focuses on b2b introductions and connects early to later-stage companies to funding and revenue sources in order to create successful financial and strategic outcomes that can change people’s lives.


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  • FoodTech Pitch Lounge (B2B Edition IV)
    FoodTech Pitch Lounge (B2B Edition IV)
    Do., 18. Apr.
    18. Apr. 2024, 18:00 – 20:30 GMT+1
    18. Apr. 2024, 18:00 – 20:30 GMT+1
    Are you a FoodTech startup with a B2B business model seeking investment, partners, or feedback? Or an investor, consultant, or foodie into entrepreneurship?


Alyse founded hpg partners in 2006 in London, England, focusing initially on film and television financing. Now based in New York State, hpg partners provides sector-agnostic strategic consulting services globally.

Alyse has an MSW and maintains her LCSW license. She also has 15 years of financial services experience and has received several national awards from the insurance industry. She co-owned a financial planning and investment advisory company that served 2,000 individual and institutional clients. Her company was approached and ultimately acquired by Lincoln Financial Group. hpg partners engages in strategic marketing, client referrals and business connections in support of all facets of business development. hpg fosters strategic partnerships, funding connections and new business relationships for clients.

Alyse is a visionary and trusted leader who stimulates colleagues and clients and displays integrity in all business and personal endeavors. Undaunted by challenges, she builds strong enduring business relationships to maximize opportunities for future growth and profitability. Among her contracted clients are companies involved in VR/AR, technology, alternative energy, medical devices, biotechnology, telecommunications, and retail and consumer sectors.


Alyse has been a part of our panel of experts since 2020 and has continued to support Pitch Lounge and the pitching startups with feedback, advise, strategic partnerships and connections. Alyse has also sponsored multiple events across the following sectors.



Alyse’s drive to make connections is evident in her philanthropic work. A number of entrepreneurs have gotten a jump start because Alyse took an interest—coaching, making introductions and encouraging them to spread their wings.

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