Windward

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Windward is a maritime data and analytics company, bringing unprecedented visibility to the maritime domain. The Company provides maritime data platform, the Windward Mind, which analyzes and organizes the world's maritime data. An industry solution, Windward is making maritime data accessible and actionable across the maritime ecosystem for the first time, from flagging criminal threats at sea to identifying new market trading opportunities.
TypePrivate
Founded2010
HQTel Aviv-Yafo, IL
Websitewnwd.com

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)80(-1%)

Key People/Management at Windward

Ami Daniel

Ami Daniel

Co-Founder, CEO
Matan Peled

Matan Peled

Co-Founder, VP Product
Ilan Atias

Ilan Atias

Vp R&d
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Windward Office Locations

Windward has an office in Tel Aviv-Yafo
Tel Aviv-Yafo, IL (HQ)
2 Har Sinai St
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Windward Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2010

Windward total Funding

$32.3 m

Windward latest funding size

$16.50 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Windward investors

Windward's latest funding round in July 2018 was reported to be $16.5 m. In total, Windward has raised $32.3 m
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Windward News and Updates

Hawkeye 360 and Windward to offer new maritime product

Hawkeye 360, a company flying a constellation of small satellites to map radio frequency signals, announced a partnership May 22 with Windward, a company focused on maritime risks, to offer customers insights on the maritime environment. SpaceNews.com

HawkEye 360 and Windward Partner to Provide Deeper Insights and Better Visibility on Vessel Behavior

Combining unique RF analytics with a powerful maritime platform promises significant improvements for global maritime domain awareness (MDA)

Windward Compliance Helps Banks, Energy Cos Comply with U.S. Sanctions on Iranian Oil

LONDON, May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Windward, a world leader in maritime risk analytics, today announced the launch of its new compliance product to help energy traders, banks and bunkering service providers protect themselves against the consequences of inadvertently facilitating evasion ...

The Windward School & Haskins Laboratories Announce New Project to Improve Language and Literacy Outcomes for all Children

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Windward School in collaboration with Haskins Laboratories announces The Windward School/Haskins Laboratories Collaborative Project as part of The Haskins Global L2 (Language & Literacy) Innovation Hub, an international and...

Windward Partners with IHS Markit to Boost Maritime Risk Modelling for Insurers, Governments and Shipping Cos

TEL AVIV, Israel, November 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Windward, the pioneering maritime risk analytics startup, today announced a strategic agreement with IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO), a world leader in critical information, to provide the latest data on vessel features, casualties and ports...

Windward Travel Club signs on its 1000th member

NEW YORK, June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Windward Travel Club has been growing steadily since its founding in 2012 (see all properties on www.windwardtravel.com). Reaching 1000 members marks a significant milestone for the exclusive club which has been known to carefully select its...
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Windward Blogs

Europe Threat Map

Download a PDF of the map From Brexit, to refugees, to spillovers from the Syrian and Libyan civil wars – there’s plenty to keep Europeans up at night. And these are just the things we can see. What about the stuff we can’t? The second edition of our European Threat Map reveals some of the […] The p…

Huawei Go Again

It is, according to industry bible, TradeWinds, shipping’s “Huawei” moment – the point when one of the biggest names in the business falls foul of U.S. sanctions, sending shockwaves across the world’s trading and shipping companies. This latest action – against subsidiaries of Chinese shipping giant…

Moneyball for Underwriters

In the film Moneyball, Peter Brand, the data savant played by Jonah Hill, says of one baseball player: “Nobody in the big leagues cares about him, because he looks funny.” The point: he’s been overlooked given the traditional interpretation of what makes someone valuable. Brand spies an opportunity …

Finding value in an underpriced market

Ask any underwriter why the Hull & Machinery market has underperformed for so long and you’re bound to receive a variety of responses. Attritional machinery damage claims, spike losses such as the Star Centurion, and increased competition brought on by Solvency II are all often cited. However, w…

Palau, Mongolia and Taiwan in the Dock

Last week, the U.S. Treasury designated a Taiwanese shipping network engaged in Ship-to-Ship (STS) transfers with North Korean vessels. They were smuggling fuel into the DPRK. The designations applied to two Taiwanese individuals and three shipping companies; the U.S. also identified the vessel Shan…

‘The entire ecosystem has to understand where the risks lie’

When it comes to maritime sanctions, “the entire ecosystem has to understand where the risks lie”. That’s the view of Juan Zarate, Chairman and Co-Founder of the Financial Integrity Network (FIN). “What you’ve had in the post 9/11 environment,” says the former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for…
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Windward Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Windward founded?

    Windward was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Windward key executives?

    Windward's key executives are Ami Daniel, Matan Peled and Ilan Atias.

  • How many employees does Windward have?

    Windward has 80 employees.

  • Who are Windward competitors?

    Competitors of Windward include Juliet Marine Systems, Marsec and Berthon Boat Company.

  • Where is Windward headquarters?

    Windward headquarters is located at 2 Har Sinai St, Tel Aviv-Yafo.

  • Where are Windward offices?

    Windward has an office in Tel Aviv-Yafo.

  • How many offices does Windward have?

    Windward has 1 office.