Helix, headquartered in San Francisco, California, is a consumer genomics company that brings DNA-powered partner apps and insights to consumers. Helix is a start-up that was formed through a partnership with Illumina, Inc., the leader in next-generation DNA sequencing. Serving as a digital hub to accelerate consumer adoption of genomics, Helix enables individuals to acquire an unprecedented amount of genetic information by providing affordable DNA sequencing and database services focused on areas such as genealogy, fitness or wellness, and inherited traits to enable insights related to an individual’s genetics. Helix has built a world-class CLIA-certified lab and unique bioinformatics capabilities that enable it to offer innovative analysis and interpretation services.
Warburg Pincus is a leading global private equity firm focused on thesis-driven growth investing at scale. With more than $65 billion in assets under management, our active portfolio of more than 185 companies is highly diversified by stage, sector and geography. As an experienced partner to outstanding management teams, we help build durable companies with sustainable value. We have raised 19 private equity funds, which have invested more than $77 billion in over 870 companies in more than 40 countries.