Jeneration Capital Management, which sources the bulk of its funding from Chinese technology entrepreneurs, has appointed Tony Zhang as a partner. He was previously head of Asia at Coatue Management.
Zhang spent three years at Coatue, which followed a five-year stint with DCM. He has led investments in start-ups including VIPShop, 58.com and Tuniu – all of which are now listed – as well as Didi...
Lewis Rutherfurd of Inter-Asia Venture Management, Brooks Zug of HarbourVest Partners, Dan Carroll of Brooklands Capital Strategies, and Piau-Voon Wang on how private equity got started in Asia
Indian mid-market private equity firm Paragon Partners has closed its debut fund at $120 million.
Tencent Holdings has led a $40 million Series C round of funding for Shenzhen-based Ubtech Robotics, a humanoid robot maker backed by CDH Investments and Goldstone Investment.
Emerald Media, an Asian investment platform created by KKR, has led a $65 million Series B funding round for Thailand-based online retailing services company aCommerce.