Northstar Pacific Partners is part of an investor group that has purchased a 35% stake in Hong Kong-based Hutchison Whampoa’s Indonesian telecom business. The transaction facilitates the exit of Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand.
The investor group is led by Garibaldi Thohir, who made his fortune from Adaro Energy, the coal mining company where he still serves as president director. Hutchison CP Telecommunications (HCPT) announced...
CVC Capital Partners has once again entered into a partnership with Indonesia’s Lippo Group, agreeing a IDR2.2 trillion ($165.7 million) deal to invest in Siloam International Hospitals, which is controlled by the Riady family-owned business.
Ocean Link, which claims to be the first PE firm dedicated to investing in China’s travel and tourism sector, has received backing from General Atlantic and domestic online travel agency Ctrip.
New Zealand’s Spotlight Reporting, a cloud-based accounting services provider, has received NZ$5 million ($3.6 million) in Series A funding from investors including the Global from Day One (GD1) Fund II.
Net1, a NASDAQ-listed payment services provider with a presence in South Africa and Korea, has committed $40 million to Mobikwik, an Indian mobile wallet start-up that has received several rounds of VC funding.