Melissa Kang helped raise Morgan Stanley’s first global impact fund before striking out on her own with Jupiter Impact Partners. She explains why Southeast Asia should prove fertile ground for the strategy
Q: What took you from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to predominantly impact-focused role with Morgan Stanley? A: In 2012, Morgan Stanley, like many other large financial institutions, was...
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Bessemer Venture Partners has led an INR1.5 billion ($20 million) Series B round for teleconsultation health platform DocsApp.
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