The Australian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (AVCAL) – which will be known as the Australian Investment Council from next year – has appointed its first chairperson from the local institutional investor community.
Andrew Major (pictured), general manager for unlisted assets at HESTA, will take over the role from Cameron Blanks of Pacific Equity Partners next year. Major joined HESTA from Macquarie in 2009 and leads...
Apis Partners has agreed to invest up to $110 million in L&T Infra Debt Fund (L&T IDF), a subsidiary of India’s L&T Finance Holdings focused on financing infrastructure projects in India.
Omnivore Partners, an Indian venture capital firm focused on impact investment in the local agriculture industry, has closed its second early-stage fund with $97 million in commitments.
CDIB Capital has invested an undisclosed amount in VHQ China, a Taiwan-based provider of post-production and visual effects services focused on China’s film and TV drama industry.
Tongdun Technology, a Chinese risk control services provider, has raised $100 million in a new round of funding led by CMC Capital, GGV Capital, China Everbright Limited and Guotai Global Investments. Existing investor Cinda Sinorock Capital also participated.